Automatic Fare Collection System
Fare collection for large mass transit organizations can be a complicated activity that needs an automated system that minimizes stakeholder errors and safeguards financial interests. The Automated Fare Collection System (AFCS) is an advanced electronic payment system that provides a range of services to the passengers, while maintaining full system control with the stakeholder. By providing options of common paper tickets as well as contactless chip cards, and provision for card recharging on-board as well as through vending machines, Masstrans eliminates the friction of technology adoption for users. A centralized system enables the quick capture and streamlining of data across various points and systems in the framework.
- GPRS, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth capability with RFID and NFC for seamless communication
- Open loop and closed loop transactions capability
- System capable of online as well as offline functioning
- High durability and flexibility with payment methods
Overall, the Automated Fare Collection System displays seamless communication between on-board and offline points of contact for ticketing and payments related to travel. This is integrated into a centralized database system to provide a unique solution for fare collection.