Big Blue Bus GTFS Service

URL Last Update UTC Description Documentation
current.zip 2023-12-18T22:24:58Z

The current static GTFS data. This file will always contain the current schedule period.

At the time of a schedule change, this file will contain both schedule periods merged together. Your software must use the date ranges in the calendar.txt table to select the correct trips based on date.

GTFS
alerts.bin 2024-04-15T03:30:30Z GTFS-Realtime alert data. This file contains information about availability of stops and routes. GTFS-realtime Service Alerts
tripupdates.bin 2024-04-15T03:30:30Z GTFS-Realtime trip update data. This file contains information about the arrival times of current trips. GTFS-realtime Trip Updates
vehiclepositions.bin 2024-04-15T03:30:24Z GTFS-Realtime vehicle position data. This file contains the most recent latitude/longitude of vehicles assigned to current trips. GTFS-realtime Vehicle Positions

Example Live Map

This map is example code for the developer community.

The source code is available on GitHub

Parsed Data Files

Each time the static GTFS file is updated (current.zip) the server will parse it into data files that can be accessed directly for example purposes.

Be aware that the formats of the parsed files are subject to change.

The source code is available on GitHub

CSV files

URL Last Update UTC Description Documentation
agency.txt 2023-12-18T22:26:19Z One or more transit agencies that provide the data in this feed. agency
stops.txt 2023-12-18T22:26:19Z Individual locations where vehicles pick up or drop off passengers. stops
routes.txt 2023-12-18T22:26:19Z Transit routes. A route is a group of trips that are displayed to riders as a single service. routes
trips.txt 2023-12-18T22:26:19Z Trips for each route. A trip is a sequence of two or more stops that occurs at specific time. trips
stop_times.txt 2023-12-18T22:26:20Z Times that a vehicle arrives at and departs from individual stops for each trip. stop_times
calendar.txt 2023-12-18T22:26:20Z Dates for service IDs using a weekly schedule. Specify when service starts and ends, as well as days of the week where service is available. calendar
calendar_dates.txt 2023-12-18T22:26:20Z Exceptions for the service IDs defined in the calendar.txt file. If calendar_dates.txt includes ALL dates of service, this file may be specified instead of calendar.txt. calendar_dates
fare_attributes.txt 2023-12-18T22:26:20Z Fare information for a transit organization's routes. fare_attributes
fare_rules.txt 2023-12-18T22:26:20Z Rules for applying fare information for a transit organization's routes. fare_rules
shapes.txt 2023-12-18T22:26:21Z Rules for drawing lines on a map to represent a transit organization's routes. shapes
feed_info.txt 2023-12-18T22:26:21Z Additional information about the feed itself, including publisher, version, and expiration information. feed_info

JSON files

URL Last Update UTC Description Documentation
agency.json 2023-12-18T22:26:23Z One or more transit agencies that provide the data in this feed. agency
stops.json 2023-12-18T22:26:23Z Individual locations where vehicles pick up or drop off passengers. stops
routes.json 2023-12-18T22:26:24Z Transit routes. A route is a group of trips that are displayed to riders as a single service. routes
trips.json 2023-12-18T22:26:25Z Trips for each route. A trip is a sequence of two or more stops that occurs at specific time. trips
stop_times.json 2023-12-18T22:27:28Z Times that a vehicle arrives at and departs from individual stops for each trip. stop_times
calendar.json 2023-12-18T22:27:28Z Dates for service IDs using a weekly schedule. Specify when service starts and ends, as well as days of the week where service is available. calendar
calendar_dates.json 2023-12-18T22:27:28Z Exceptions for the service IDs defined in the calendar.txt file. If calendar_dates.txt includes ALL dates of service, this file may be specified instead of calendar.txt. calendar_dates
fare_attributes.json 2023-12-18T22:27:28Z Fare information for a transit organization's routes. fare_attributes
fare_rules.json 2023-12-18T22:27:28Z Rules for applying fare information for a transit organization's routes. fare_rules
shapes.json 2023-12-18T22:27:31Z Rules for drawing lines on a map to represent a transit organization's routes. shapes

XML files

The current schema for the XML files is available in gtfs.xsd.

URL Last Update UTC Description Documentation
agency.xml 2023-12-18T22:27:33Z One or more transit agencies that provide the data in this feed. agency
stops.xml 2023-12-18T22:27:33Z Individual locations where vehicles pick up or drop off passengers. stops
routes.xml 2023-12-18T22:27:33Z Transit routes. A route is a group of trips that are displayed to riders as a single service. routes
trips.xml 2023-12-18T22:27:34Z Trips for each route. A trip is a sequence of two or more stops that occurs at specific time. trips
stop_times.xml 2023-12-18T22:27:52Z Times that a vehicle arrives at and departs from individual stops for each trip. stop_times
calendar.xml 2023-12-18T22:27:52Z Dates for service IDs using a weekly schedule. Specify when service starts and ends, as well as days of the week where service is available. calendar
calendar_dates.xml 2023-12-18T22:27:52Z Exceptions for the service IDs defined in the calendar.txt file. If calendar_dates.txt includes ALL dates of service, this file may be specified instead of calendar.txt. calendar_dates
fare_attributes.xml 2023-12-18T22:27:52Z Fare information for a transit organization's routes. fare_attributes
fare_rules.xml 2023-12-18T22:27:52Z Rules for applying fare information for a transit organization's routes. fare_rules
shapes.xml 2023-12-18T22:27:53Z Rules for drawing lines on a map to represent a transit organization's routes. shapes

GIS files

GeoJSON files

URL Last Update UTC Description Documentation
stops.geojson 2023-12-18T22:27:57Z Individual locations where vehicles pick up or drop off passengers. stops
shapes.geojson 2023-12-18T22:27:57Z Rules for drawing lines on a map to represent a transit organization's routes. shapes

KML files

URL Last Update UTC Description Documentation
stops.kml 2023-12-18T22:28:01Z Individual locations where vehicles pick up or drop off passengers. stops
shapes.kml 2023-12-18T22:28:00Z Rules for drawing lines on a map to represent a transit organization's routes. shapes

Shapefiles in ZIP

URL Last Update UTC Description Documentation
stops.zip 2023-12-18T22:28:03Z Individual locations where vehicles pick up or drop off passengers. stops
shapes.zip 2023-12-18T22:28:03Z Rules for drawing lines on a map to represent a transit organization's routes. shapes