GTFS Realtime Connector for GeoEvent

Use the GTFS Realtime Connector for GeoEvent to view GTFS Realtime trip updates, service alerts, and vehicle positions in a map.

GTFS Realtime is an extension to static GTFS that provides a standard format for the real time status of a transit system, such as the positions of buses and trains, information about delays, and service alerts. The GTFS Realtime Connector for GeoEvent Server allows you to ingest GTFS Realtime feeds and display them in a map.

The GTFS Realtime Connector for GeoEvent Server can poll and process the three feed types listed below:

  • Trip updates – delays, cancellations, updated routes, etc.
  • Service alerts – stop moved, unforeseen events affecting a station, route, or the entire network, etc.
  • Vehicle positions – information about transit vehicles including location and congestion level.