BMTC Site Updated

BMTC ‘upgraded’ it site, and there’s a search etc. The earlier static pages to the Vajra and other services are missing – and the route search takes you to the schedules as earlier. You can search via a route number, or using an auto-suggest of source and destinations. Clicking on the service links does not provide any route/schedule info yet, and a lot many source/destinations and routes aren’t up there yet. The site also needs to get a little quicker (cannot imagine too much load on the servers right now). To be fair, they have put up a “Website under testing & final stage of construction. Route search is not updated.” on the site – will check and update this entry once thats fixed.

Oh, and there’s also a new service from HSR BDA Complex to BIAL (The Bangalore International Airport, i.e.) – the BIAS-7A goes via Indiranagar instead of Shanthinagar. This means a bus to the airport almost every 30-40minutes for HSR folks.

Hopefully, a step in the right direction – though needs to be complete before its actually useful. They’d do well to expose an API so a mobile service could provide updated info over SMS etc.

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One comment

  1. Thejesh GN

    The new site looks better at least.

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