rome2rio – latest updates to international travel search

I’ve long admired, rome2rio, an impressive international travel search engine that enables journey planning across air, ferries, intercity transit, and local transit around the world. The site uses GTFS data for public transit. rome2rio has announced improvements to their transit directions feature on their blog (excerpts and links below). Introducing Transit Colours and Names On Rome2rio And Why It…

Visits soar to rome2rio, the international multimodal travel search site

rome2rio helps travelers to discover transportation between points on the globe, stitching together bus, train, ferry, air, and other options into multimodal itineraries. The site uses many sources for transportation data, including GTFS. In Fall 2015, Travel Trends News reported that visits to rome2rio soared, bringing the site to profitability. I take this partially as…