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Hello,

I am aware that the UK has free data for it's pubic transport infrastructure. I am wondering whether any other European countries offer a database of transportation infrastructure (bus stops, trains stations etc). Possibly it is more difficult for countries like the Netherlands where a lot of the transportation companies are private? If anyone know where this data might be available then that would be very helpful. If there is a cost involved then this is also ok.

Thanks and I hope everyone is having a nice day ;)

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Well, to answer myself :) I found the link http://www.3liz.fr/p...c/osmtransport/ which has a fair bit of transport data. Maybe not all of it though.

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Well, to answer myself :) I found the link http://www.3liz.fr/p...c/osmtransport/ which has a fair bit of transport data. Maybe not all of it though.


Definitely not all of it. From what I've gathered in a few minutes of looking, it's pretty good for the cities it has (i.e. I looked at Breda, The Netherlands and it actually shows all the bus lines leaving from Breda), but the coverage is spotty.

For The Netherlands you might be able to get it from the individual transport operators, or from the government, but they seem to be hiding it very well.
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Yes, I agree it will be tricky to get it all. I looked at the Netherlands and indeed it is patchy, only giving decent coverage for the larger cities. I found that the UK has the data for the transport network available for free at http://data.gov.uk/dataset/nptdr but I guess the system is a little different there (and I think that this will also not be 100% complete).




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