On-board Transit Information Services

Description

On-board systems to furnish next-stop annunciation as well as interactive travel-related information, including routes, schedules, transfer options, fares, real-time schedule adherence, current incidents, weather conditions, non-motorized transportation services, and special events.

Included In

DART Transit Vehicles

Functional Requirements

ID Requirement
1 The transit vehicle shall enable traffic and travel advisory information to be requested and output to the traveler. Such information may include transit routes, schedules, transfer options, fares, real-time schedule adherence, current incidents, weather conditions, and special events.
2 The transit vehicle shall enable yellow pages (including non-motorized transportation) information to be requested and output to the traveler.
3 The transit vehicle shall broadcast advisories about the imminent arrival of the transit vehicle at the next stop via an on-board automated annunciation system.
4 The transit vehicle shall support input and output forms that are suitable for travelers with physical disabilities.
5 The transit vehicle shall gather transit advisory data, including alerts and advisories pertaining to major emergencies, or man made disasters.
6 The transit vehicle shall tailor the output of the request traveler information based on the current location of the transit vehicle.