The widespread adoption of mobile devices has led to an increasing demand for travel-related mobile apps. This article takes a look at the top 10 APIs in the travel category. Technology such as business expense tracking, travel deal search, travel performance rating and more is obtainable from APIs.
Transport for London (TfL) expanded the open Transport for London API last week to include real-time data on bus information. Bus information that is usually posted in bus shelters is now available via the API. TfL already uses the data feeds that will be available via the API for its internal SMS service and TfL website. Londoners have already benefited from available data via text message updates regarding bus schedules. Now, developers outside TfL gain access to the same data TfL texts to Londoners on a daily basis.
||#blue is a service that stores text messages in a conversational style. With this API, client apps can, on behalf of users, do almost anything that can be done through the #blue website. This...||Messaging||04.19.2011|
123Cloud SMS Broadcasting
||123Cloud provides UK hosting, domains, and dedicated servers for SMS broadcasting. 123Cloud's SMS services are designed for businesses doing bulk marketing in the UK. Costs start at Â£0.005 per...||Messaging||02.19.2014|
3.0 Trippin' in
||Trippin'in offers hourly changing (!) restaurant recommendations, nightlife recommendations, outdoors and attraction recommendations via API. They disrupt the Travel and local market by offering...||Travel||06.22.2013|
||From their site: Travel changes people. Whether it is finding a great new coffee shop in your city or a life altering trip around the world, finding great places can make us happier people. 43 Places...||Social||07.02.2008|
511 Driving Times
||511 is the San Francisco Bay Areaâ€™s free traveler information service available on the phone by calling 511 and on the web at 511.org. The 511 service gives access to current traffic, transit,...||Transportation||01.13.2012|