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The General Transit Feed Specification is a format for the text representation of public transportation schedules and associated geographic information. It provides interoperability for developers to consume public transportation information published by different transport agencies throughout the world.

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Configure OSM Data for ArcGIS Pro Network Analysis

I want to create a Network Dataset in ArcGIS Pro using OSM data downloaded and prepared using osmnx and python. My code is quite crude, but works so far. However, I am now transitioning to using it ...
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Creating an isochrone from GTFS data

I want to create an isochrone map, with a single stating point at first, from standard GTFS data. I've started by filtering only the relevant areas both in Stops and Shapes files, but now I'm not sure ...
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Some of the total lengths are not adding up in linestring using shapely in python and geopandas

I am working with a gtfs file with shapely and shape id and I am trying to calculate the total unique length of the routes passing by a stop. I have a list of routes that goes through the stop and I ...
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One-to-many Joins on two txt files in ArcGIS Pro - GTFS

I want to work on a GTFS project and trying to figure out if I can perform all my data engineering processes in ArcGIS Pro without having to go to some external tools to perform joins. What I want to ...
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Layers became invisible on the Layer Pane after using TimeManager plugin in QGIS

I am working on a transit map, using TimeManager to interpolate the points and animate them according to the timedate fields. After interpolating a couple of layers, out of the 10 available, and ...
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Utility of shapes.txt file in GTFS feed

Each GTFS feed contains a collection of files, one of which is a shapes.txt file. As I understand, it is a collection of points that shows the actual route plied by the transport. What info does it ...
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Incorporating bridges into DEM for route profiles

I'm using ArcGIS Pro. I'm making transit route elevation profiles to see how the topography changes over the course of certain bus routes. The data I'm working with: DEM of the study area GTFS tables ...
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Error when running BetterBusBuffers "Count Trips on Lines" tool in ArcGIS Pro

After running the "Count Trips on Lines" tool of the BetterBusBuffers toolbox, I encounter the following error after running step 2, "count trips on lines:" "There is no ...
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Create frequency map from GTFS data

I am using QGIS to create a frequency map (how frequently does a bus/train run on a route~ every 15mins, 20, 30, 45 or 1 hr) of Greater Cleveland's RTA, from a GTFS fileset (latest version from ...
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Seeking Transit Feed (GTFS) Toolset for QGIS?

I can see that ArcGIS has a transit feed toolset that enables converting the .txt files from GTFS data directly into usable feature classes for GIS. I am trying to develop catchment areas in the ...
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Understanding GTFS static data relationships?

I'm trying to build a data store for the GFTS static data, but can't get my head around the relationships between Route, Stop, Stop_Times and Trips. e.g. Route 2E runs between airport and city centre. ...
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GTFS network dataset not working with ArcPy? [closed]

I prepared a GTFS network dataset for Sydney following guidelines of Add GTFS to a Network Dataset tool. I setup a multiprocessing python script which is working perfectly fine with 64-bit Python in ...
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How to count the number of buses that pass through a stop during a day? [closed]

GTFS spec for reference: https://developers.google.com/transit/gtfs/reference/ I'm trying to create a program that counts the number of buses, trams, rails etc that pass through a certain stop during ...
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ScheduleViewer Google Maps JavaScript API error: ExpiredKeyMapError

I'm trying to validate a GTFS file with ScheduleViewer, but it gives me an error: js?key=AIzaSyBLmKxIq4izZzlXKPeVoAiURcT6z6ynobg&sensor=false:51 Google Maps JavaScript API error: ...
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Easiest way to translate live GPS to realtime GTFS? [closed]

I have live GPS data coming in from the city's buses and given that I already have the routes in GTFS ( https://developers.google.com/transit/gtfs/reference/ ) I would like to convert this data to the ...
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Feeding GTFS files to OTP server without restarting it?

I am new to OTP. AS far as I know, you would have to restart OTP server each time to feed new GTFS files. Meaning, each time when you get a new set of GTFS files, you would have to re-run the OTP ...
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What files do you need to begin the process of creating a public transportation multimodal network in QGIS? [closed]

I have never created a multimodal network from scratch before. I want to use General Transit Feed Specification (GTFS).txt files for a New York MTA public transportation network. What files do I need ...
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Counting number of polygons within which points are located using ArcGIS Desktop?

I have used the network analyst to calculate service areas of varying facilities. Additionally I have points which represent buildings. To make it short, I have the following data: Polygons - which ...
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NYC subway GTFS file is unreadable [closed]

I've been wanting to make a transit appliance for my husband that shows the next train for a long time, but GTFS has always stopped me. I already got it working for NYC buses and metro north. In the ...
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Opensource bus route planner

Since I have little coding skills, I'm looking for an open source bus route planner that consumes GTFS data (That I have to create myself), All I could find was OpenRouteService, and although it has ...
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GeoJSON to GTFS shapes.txt

There seems to be a lot of material on getting GTFS feeds and converting them into GeoJSON, but I want to do the other way around. I want to create a shapes.txt file from a trackpoints that I have in ...
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My Loop Route in Google Transit is showing a 1 hour wait. Any help with my GTFS?

I have a Loop Route that's showing a 1-hour wait time at the last/first stop. Google Query example This is the last/first stop of my loop. BLU,06:30:00,06:30:00,PRICE_ST,1,To Crescent Harbor ... ...
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How to fix a gap in a Google Transit trip that spans the beginning/end of a loop?

In my GTFS data, I have bus routes that are on a loop and that is specified in my frequencies.txt. However, I noticed when querying trips on Google that if the trip crosses over the starting/end point ...
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Extracting Transit Layer polylines (e.g. subway lines) and using them in Google My Maps?

I am trying to create a Google My Map of Tokyo Metro and Toei Subway lines. So far, I've been painstakingly drawing the subway lines manually, only using a mouse. Here's what I've got so far (WIP, of ...
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Automatically cutting polygons created from Prepare Time Lapse Polygons tool to prevent polygon crossing a Network Restriction?

I am trying to develop isochrones (polygons showing how far you can get from a bus stop in a certain amount of time) for an entire transit network. In order to do this, I have created a custom network ...
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Using Google Transit Layer on Google My Maps

I've played with this a fair amount and have determined there isn't a simple way to render Google Transit Layer onto a map I've created through Google My Maps. These are the solutions I've come up ...
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How to convert GTFS stop data to a spreadsheet?

I'm trying to make a timetable in a spreadsheet by converting the agency's provided GTFS data. Unfortunately, I have been unable to find any tools for doing this. It seems as though many people use ...
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Generating GTFS shapes.txt?

I have gtfs files from UK and I would like to know if there is a way to generate shapes.txt from these data. I've found a tool for ArcMap, but credit is needed to use it.
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Converting OSM data to GTFS?

I'm working on OTP. I would like to create a graph for Munich (which requieres GTFS and OSM data). However, there is no gtfs available, so do you know how to convert osm data to GTFS?
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Snapping points to the nearest street?

I have a .shp with all the street of an area. I also have all the gtfs of the public transportation of the area so I want to clean the gtfs data of the itinerary. The shape of all the itinerary are a ...
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Working with GTFS data, "spatial grid index size invalid"

I have been attempting to build a network analysis based on GTFS data for the Netherlands. I have obtained this data from transitfeeds.com (OVapi GTFS for the Netherlands), and am working with Esri's ...
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OpenTripPlanner (Error: 406) No transit times available

I try using OpenTripPlanner to create a webmap with multimodal routing function. I followed the instruction on: http://opentripplanner.readthedocs.io/en/latest/Basic-Usage/ I downloaded otp-1.1.0-...
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How to extract a small area from a big GTFS feed?

Is there a tool that supports extracting a small region from a bigger GTFS feed? Google's Transitfeed library contains a Merge tool but no Extract/Clip tool, as far as I can see. Other libraries I've ...
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How to deal with conflicting agency identifiers from different GTFS sources in the same router? [closed]

Scenario: One OTP (Open Trip Planner) router which has multiple, say 2 for example, GTFS (General Transit Feed Specification) feeds. Each feed is generated by different agencies, one has trains and ...
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I convert file to GTFS(using transitfeed)and I haven't create shape.txt [closed]

I using transitfeed by python to convert my file to GTFS but I haven't connect shape.txt and the trip.txt and it show [the shapes with the following shape_ids aren't used by any trips:1]
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from RTZ to GTFS format and vice versa

I'm using Open Street Map (OSM) and Open Trip Planner (OTP). To perform a multimodal logistic system I have to integrate OSM with sea routes. Specialists of ship simulation can represent sea routes ...
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Converting data to GTFS? [closed]

I currently have the transit data of my city in sqlite, following are the tables (STOP TABLE) STOPID STOP LATITUDE LONGITUDE (ROUTE TABLE) ROUTEID STOPID (ROUTE SRC_DEST) ROUTEID SRC DEST (TIME ...
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Open Trip Planner - Error no graph registered with routerID

I am new to using OTP. I followed the basic tutorials instructions to start OTP, with own data, as well as with the data indicated within the tutorial. I get it to run the grizzly server, but opening ...
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How to represent microbuses (hail and ride transport) in GTFS (for OpenTripPlanner server)

I am doing transit database for my city in GTFS format. And I have an problem with microbuses (hail-and-ride transport), because this transport doesn't have stops. As a workaround, I can made stops ...
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KML to shapes.txt conversion

i am trying to convert a kml file that i made on UMap website into shapes.txt using http://bdferris.github.io/kml-to-gtfs-shapes/ but it doesnt see anything in the map any special tools please ?
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Finding distance between multiple points along a line

I'm using Arcmap 10.4 full license, all extensions, including Network Analyst. I have a GTFS (transport) dataset from which I am trying to calculate distances between each point (alighting bus stops)...
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How can I define a relationship between GTFS' trips and calendar/calendar_dates tables?

From the Google GTFS reference guide, the 'Service_id' field of 'trips.txt' file is referenced from the calendar.txt or calendar_dates.txt file. I want to create a database for GTFS, so how I can add ...
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Add GTFS to Network Dataset; stop_times.txt data is not transfering

I am using the Add GTFS to Network Dataset toolbox from ArcGIS.com with a publicly available feed. I successfully imported this feed once using the tools. however, when I am trying to repeat the ...
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How detailed should I make the shapes.txt for a General Transit Feed?

I am working on creating a transit feed with General Transit Feed Specifications in mind. I'm torn into how detailed the routes should be for the shapes.txt. Do I map just when the bus is on the main ...
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Seeking tool to Convert Shapefile (.shp) to GTFS? [closed]

I need to convert a Shapefile (.shp), shx or dbf to GTFS (General Transit Feed Specification https://developers.google.com/transit/gtfs/reference). Do you know any tool for this issue?
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Updating static GTFS data android

I have an android application that takes a static GTFS data that I manually turned into a database. How do I update this GTFS data automatically, or is that not possible?
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Are there any tools for creating GTFS? [closed]

I was asked to create a feed for a company. Are there any tools I can use or do I have to make the entries one by one,line by line? What are the tools big agencies use?
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Supposing Google uses GTFS format for Directions service, how does it represent the actual bus route?

So I am actually taking a look right now at Google's GTFS format for public means of transport. But from my point of view, I can see information included about the position of the bus stops and some ...
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How to create network by GTFS data in ArcGIS Network Analyst?

I want to create my network by using a GTFS file. I already opened a network dataset but when I load the GFTS to network dataset tool it gives me some errors. Can someone please help? Below is a ...
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Splitting line every x meters using QGIS? [duplicate]

I have a line that I ultimately want to split up into points. The points should be every 100 meter along the line. So I don't want to extract the nodes. Are there any Open Source (QGIS, Python) ...
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