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Live transport performance dashboards – a light example

Sydney bus performance dashboard

This shows an up-to-date overview of the current performance of the bus network in Sydney, queried every 15 minutes from the Transport for NSW Vehicles API. .

The infrastructure behind this is quite simple and powerful, and you can learn 90% of it through this tutorial.

Possible extensions
> Integrate real vs scheduled time
> Historic performance / animations throughout the day

> See the buses in the most congested traffic routes
> Query individual bus routes
> Analyse the occupancy of the bus network
> Scroll into individual areas to see changes in average km/h speed
> Summarise one of the above variables for the area within field of view
> Screenshot / compare different times of day
> Select one variable (such as ‘Standing Only’) and see the routes ranked by their count of this variable

Bus performance (last 15 minutes)