IJSRP, Volume 4, Issue 4, April 2014 Edition [ISSN 2250-3153]
Vishal Bharte, Kaustubh Patil, Lalit Jadhav, Dhaval Joshi
Due to rapid growth of population, every country needs an efficient public transportation system. As the density of population is increases, it keep higher burden on public transportation like city-bus etc. Therefore there is need of smart system which provides real time information to passenger of bus. The system will manage the data about current location of bus, and by using this data the real time tracking of bus will be found out and provided to passenger for bus current status. The system is developed using technologies like GPS (Global Positioning System), Google maps and GPRS (General Packet Radio Service) . The system includes mobile application, which services user by tracking the real time location of bus on Google Maps, time table for specified bus and locating the nearest bus stop. The system consist GPS enabled device like mobile phone embedded in bus, which find out its current coordinates periodically after some interval and send it to database for being processed and analyzed.