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

Go for GoMetro advertisement to reach mobile users

GoMetro is the official mobile app for Metrorail that reaches users in Eastern Cape, Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal and Western Cape. Commuters across these provinces use GoMetro daily to check for train updates, ranging from delays, train schedules and service announcements - corporates are also using GoMetro advertising to reach mobile users GoMetro app dedicates an [...]

April 3rd, 2017|Featured, Informative, South Africa, Talking Mobile|Comments Off on Go for GoMetro advertisement to reach mobile users

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

Why GoMetro is the best way to reach public transport users

In a world where technology continues to take the centre stage and draws attention to potential consumers, it becomes impossible to overlook the incredible power of digital marketing tool for your products or services, that is the main reason why these two big brands in South Africa chose GoMetro mobile advertisement to market their products.GoMetro [...]

February 15th, 2017|Featured, Informative, Main Slider, South Africa, Western Cape|Comments Off on Why GoMetro is the best way to reach public transport users

Causes of traffic congestion and how to avoid it

Traffic congestion causes chaos on the road and it is time-consuming. It makes it difficult for motorists and commuters to reach their destinations on time, this has an impact on the countries economy - some people get relieved from their duties due to unpunctuality, some are demoted, here are some of the main causes of [...]

January 26th, 2017|Featured, Informative, South Africa|Comments Off on Causes of traffic congestion and how to avoid it

How to use GoMetro App for first-time users

You can not know the importance of something if you don't know how to use it, we would like to help commuters to understand GoMetro App better. GoMetro App, a mobility app designed by GoMetro with intentions of improving the way people move, having access to real-time information about public transport, mainly, trains. Below is [...]

January 25th, 2017|Featured, Informative, South Africa|Comments Off on How to use GoMetro App for first-time users

Need for SA to provide bus and rail services with effective communication for scholars

Imagine an integrated bus and rail scholars service, that is designed to transport pupils to their designated schools and back, a service that is user-friendly, with an effective communication. Many pupils walk and travel long hours on roads to get to school. Along these traveling hours they experience traffic congestions, road unworthy vehicles, traffic noise [...]

January 22nd, 2017|Informative, South Africa|Comments Off on Need for SA to provide bus and rail services with effective communication for scholars

Safety in our transport and roads remain everyone’s responsibility

The significance of public transport in our societies go beyond just moving commuters from one place to another. It requires safety and reliability, hence the call for an accident-free public transport is echoed in our country. Minister of Transport, Dipuo Peters, indicated that road carnage remains a huge challenge and that irresponsible drivers are a [...]

January 18th, 2017|Informative, South Africa|Comments Off on Safety in our transport and roads remain everyone’s responsibility

GoMetro’s guidelines for the first time train users

Riding train for the first time? Welcome aboard. We have useful tips and information for travelers like you to make your first rail journey as enjoyable as possible. Don’t forget to share your train travel experience with us afterwards. BOARDING THE TRAIN Stand back from the platform edge while waiting for your train. Wait for [...]

January 12th, 2017|Informative, South Africa|Comments Off on GoMetro’s guidelines for the first time train users