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Mission possible: put away parking lots

Recently, GoMetro was lucky enough to be featured in Real Estate Investor magazine for some of our pioneering ideas on better traffic and quality of life with less, not more, parking spaces. It's as the Counting Crows said it: you pave paradise, and put up a parking lot. But there's another way... Take [...]

October 30th, 2017|Featured, GoMetro News, Informative, Traffic, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Mission possible: put away parking lots

GoMetro takes on Europe with PitchDrive

We have just concluded an amazing business tour of Europe, thanks to Google and Co-Creation Hub in Nigeria. On Monday 14 August, representatives from 14 African start-up companies set out for PitchDrive – a whirlwind tour of London, Amsterdam, Berlin, Zurich and Paris, in which we met some of the biggest investors in the world. [...]

September 11th, 2017|Featured, GoMetro News, South Africa, Uncategorized|Comments Off on GoMetro takes on Europe with PitchDrive

New and improved GoMetro App

Introducing the new and improved GoMetro App Now available on iOS and Android Better. Faster. Easier to use. Light on data. More reliable. The latest changes to GoMetro will enhance your ability to plan your train journeys. [...]

August 28th, 2017|Featured, GoMetro News, Informative, South Africa, Uncategorized|Comments Off on New and improved GoMetro App

GoMetro puts Rustenburg on the map

Happy Friday everyone! The GoMetro team loves it when we are able to make a difference to people’s lives while getting on with our day jobs – and that’s just what happened when we took on the municipality of Rustenburg. “As a supervisor of my taxi association, I was impressed,” said Refilwe Nemavhola, [...]

August 18th, 2017|Featured, GoMetro News, South Africa, Uncategorized|Comments Off on GoMetro puts Rustenburg on the map

GoMetro hits Europe as part of Google’s dream team

GoMetro hits Europe as part of Google’s dream team Google is taking 14 of Africa’s best start-ups on an epic European funding trip. GoMetro, the only start-up from South Africa, will be meeting more than 300 investors in Europe in the next 3 weeks. Members of the GoMetro team left for the [...]

August 14th, 2017|Featured, GoMetro News, South Africa|Comments Off on GoMetro hits Europe as part of Google’s dream team

The new GoMetro Transport API with Accessibility Score

Taking the temperature of public transport in Cape Town with the new GoMetro Transport API GoMetro launches Open Data Public Transport API for Cape Town with Accessibility Score, Multimodal Journey Planner and Metrorail Line Updates Public transport is an essential service, enabling citizens and visitors to fully participate in the opportunities of city life. Good [...]

March 3rd, 2017|Featured, GoMetro News, Informative, South Africa|Comments Off on The new GoMetro Transport API with Accessibility Score

Introducing GoMetro API, SA’s largest public transport database

GoMetro announced that they will be releasing all the public transport data that have been collected across the country and abroad - now introducing: GoMetro API, South Africa's first comprehensible public transport data. On Wednesday 15 Feb - GoMetro's CEO, Justin Coetzee announced that GoMetro will be releasing the data that has been collected [...]

February 16th, 2017|Featured, GoMetro News, Informative, South Africa, Traffic, Western Cape|Comments Off on Introducing GoMetro API, SA’s largest public transport database

Tritech Media acquires 20% in GoMetro

Tritech Media, the media technology innovator controlled by the Kirsh family, today announced the investment of a 20% holding in market-leading smart-mobility technology company GoMetro. The balance of shares in GoMetro are held by 4Decades Capital (representing former Rand Merchant Bank CEO Mike Pfaff and Chief Investment Officer Derek Prout- Jones inter alia), AngelHub Ventures [...]

October 14th, 2016|Featured, GoMetro News, Main Slider, South Africa|Comments Off on Tritech Media acquires 20% in GoMetro

GoMetro celebrates Transport month by catering more services to public transport users

Since 2005, South Africa annually notes October as Transport Month. South African government is taking part in making sure that people are safe on the roads and remain responsible for the safety for all, GoMetro focuses on giving the people information as it happens, with our wide range of services. On the first of every [...]

October 13th, 2016|Featured, GoMetro News, Informative, Main Slider, South Africa, Traffic|Comments Off on GoMetro celebrates Transport month by catering more services to public transport users

Cape Town Mobility with CoCreateSA

Announcing the Cape Town Mobility Indaba The event aims to rethink Cape Town Mobility. Consequently co-creating a way forward, focussing on mobility as a key driver of economic growth, development and societal transformation. Transport Month October 2016 will kick off with the Cape Town Mobility Indaba #cocreate2MOVE. This five day event will take place [...]

October 6th, 2016|Featured, GoMetro News, Informative, South Africa, Western Cape, Western Cape Metrorail|Comments Off on Cape Town Mobility with CoCreateSA