Case Study
“I don’t think there’s anything much better out there. It’s a brilliant system and I’d certainly recommend it to anyone in the bus or tram industry.”

Steve O’Callaghan, General Manager Network Planning
Ventura Bus Lines, Australia

Ventura bus lines bus fleet

Ventura Bus Lines’ creative use of technology helped the business to save costs, respond more quickly to tenders, find new revenue sources and improve staff satisfaction.

Ventura is the largest bus operator in Victoria, Australia and operates extensive fixed route and charter services across Melbourne. It is Public Transport Victoria’s most reliable bus service provider in the state and the preferred supplier of numerous Melbourne private and state schools, Metro Trains and Yarra Trams. Ventura has been a Trapeze client for over 20 years.

Background
  • 1,600 employees
  • 900 buses
  • 131 routes
  • 831,000km travelled per week
  • 32 million passengers a year
Results
  • Operational savings
  • Dead running reduced
  • Improved driver retention
  • A single source of truth for the entire company

Ventura bus lines office worker

 

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