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1  All across the Great Western territory / Smoke and Mirrors / Re: Accuracy of real time data on: March 22, 2020, 01:04:44 pm
I think I related elsewhere about my most recent experience of this.  I was waiting for the bus to Bodmin Parkway at Bodmin General station. The bus I was waiting for was on the screen and the 'due' time commenced to count down in minutes.  When it got to zero the bus hadn't arrived, and it then disappeared off the screen.  Ten minutes later and the bus still hadn't arrived, so I started to walk down the hill towards the town centre, hoping to find a taxi.  Then, guess what....... Roll Eyes

Did it display x mins gradually reducing or show a fixed time before disappearing of the screen?

RTPI is reliant on a number of factors.  Accurate schedule data, gps tracking working, rural mobile signal to transmit the GPS positions and so on.
2  All across the Great Western territory / Fare's Fair / Re: Seatfrog comes to GWR on: September 24, 2019, 06:39:57 pm
I’ve done it today for a trip from Westbury to Cornwall on the 1503 ex Paddington.  Got the upgrade for £11 on top of a £32 Advance Fare.

On the service I am on there are some seats reserved from PAD to PNZ that state Seatfrog on the reservation label in the seat back.
3  Journey by Journey / Plymouth and Cornwall / Re: GWR May 2019 Timetable on: April 30, 2019, 11:16:29 pm
Pocket timetables arriving in ticket offices today, well in Cornwall anyway!

None available at St Austell when I asked earlier!
4  Journey by Journey / Plymouth and Cornwall / Re: Short forms in Cornwall due to Whiteball Tunnel works on: February 28, 2019, 05:43:34 pm
9 car Class 802 on 2C48 today.
5  Journey by Journey / Shorter journeys in Devon / Re: Don't bother with the train - quicker to walk. on: November 22, 2018, 09:30:30 pm
You may also notice that https://www.traveline.info often gives different suggestions to those provided by Traveline South west and Traveline South east & anglia. Quite why that is I do not know.

Different Journey Planning engines sit underneath the national and regional Traveline services.
6  All across the Great Western territory / Looking forward - after Coronavirus to 2045 / Re: 15th January 2018 - TravelWatch SouthWest - Consultation meeting / GWR Franchise on: December 14, 2017, 09:37:46 pm
The H runs every 15 mins from Exeter St Davids passing the top of Matford Lane.
7  All across the Great Western territory / Fare's Fair / Fare St Austell - Winchester on: September 08, 2016, 08:43:59 pm
Found answer, bug in Gwr app offering fare for journey that is incorrect
8  All across the Great Western territory / Buses and other ways to travel / Re: Inadequate bus timetables on: June 20, 2015, 11:34:47 pm
A bus company can register a service with a minimal number of stops detailed on the service registration.  The public timetable usually expands this to key points.

The full stop listing on Traveline are generally calculated not provided by bus companies hence the difference in how stops information is displayed.
9  All across the Great Western territory / Fare's Fair / Re: St Austell - Dawlish Warren on: July 19, 2012, 04:52:33 pm
Rail Planner Live app on Android

Offers (M-F)

St Austell 0943 arr Exeter St Davids 11:38 then departing at 11:56 arriving Dawlish 12:12.

Off Peak Return ^13.90
10  All across the Great Western territory / Fare's Fair / Re: St Austell - Dawlish Warren on: July 19, 2012, 04:31:00 pm
Thanks for that, i wasnt sure as the journey planners I have searched have offered both options for the same fare, I will play safe and use journeys that have the change at Newton Abbot.
11  All across the Great Western territory / Fare's Fair / St Austell - Dawlish Warren on: July 19, 2012, 04:10:20 pm
Is travel allowed via Exeter St Davids if a suitable connection is not available at Newton Abbot?
12  All across the Great Western territory / Fare's Fair / Re: Break of Journey Redruth - Truro - St Austell on: December 11, 2009, 08:00:08 pm
Thanks
13  All across the Great Western territory / Fare's Fair / Break of Journey Redruth - Truro - St Austell on: December 11, 2009, 07:52:17 pm
Can anyone advise if it is OK to break a Redruth to St Austell journey at Truro when using a off peak single?
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