It is quick and easy to plan a trip in real time with the Darwin journey planner. This journey planner provides options and guidance for moving across Darwin. It displays the healthiest and active option first which also leads to fewer carbon dioxide emissions. It does not take into account weather or personal preferences.
- How to use the Darwin Journey Planner?
1. Choose a route
You can choose your route by selecting the point of origin "where are you going from?" and destination "where do you want to go?" simply by typing the location in the text field and the planner will auto-complete based on the words entered. you can use an address, a bus stop name (Darwin Bus Interchange), or a point of interest (Mindil Beach).
You can also select "current location" as a starting point:
When you click or tap on the 'From' or 'To' fields, any previously used locations will be
suggested. As you type, the list will filter to suggested matches. Select the closest match.
2. Pick arrival/departure time
You can plan your journey by selecting the time you wish to depart or arrive to your destination using the plan selection dropdown:
You can even select the date and time:
You can also select leave now to find the quickest route in realtime:
3. Select a transportation option
The Darwin Journey Planner shows the healthiest transportation options by default first. However, you also can select your preferred transportation by clicking on the green "Transport options" button:
You can also select accessible plan options by clicking on the wheelchair icon.
4. TripGo Web app (Map View)
Once you selected all your trip options, click continue:
A new tab will open redirecting you to the TripGo Web app - Trip Planner.
The app will open a map view showing you the healthiest route first.
The route card shows information such as distance in kilometres and minutes, and estimated arrival time.
In addition, it shows the cost, CO2 emissions, and even calorie count.
5. Scroll to find other transportation methods
In the route left-hand-side panel, you can scroll to find other transportation methods.
The app also provides recommendations:
The app is fully integrated with Neuron scooters which allows you to find your nearest scooter and unlock it from the planner web app.
Clicking on "Unlock with Neuron" will show the distance, type of e-vehicle and battery:
Ride-sharing from the Journey Planner App
Journey Planner enables you to see rideshare options for cars, e-scooters, and e-bikes. If you want to
make a booking, you’ll be sent to a third-party operator app.