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How Community Transport Software Drives You Forwards

How Community Transport Software Drives You Forwards

Community transport software plays a vital role in ensuring your services are able to grow and support increased demand from your local community.  Without it you can find yourself unable to keep on top of what we call the day to day madness that is community...

How Transport Tracking Software Helps Your Transport Services

How Transport Tracking Software Helps Your Transport Services

If you run a transport service then transport tracking software can have a huge impact on the reliability and costs of operating those services. It's important if you run a number of vehicles or use volunteer drivers that you know where they are so that you can...

The Easiest Online Transport Booking Software

The Easiest Online Transport Booking Software

Road XS provides the easiest online transport booking software experience. With its clear user interface and endless features, Road XS makes transport bookings a breeze. Not only that, you can also get detailed stats on how your transport services are performing and...

A Passenger Portal with a Difference

A Passenger Portal with a Difference

The passenger portal is the invisible link between you and your passengers. Without passengers there would be no need for any form of passenger transport services. The relationship you have between yourself and your passengers as with your drivers, will be a key...

Turbo Charge Your Day with a Cold Shower

Turbo Charge Your Day with a Cold Shower

Cold showers are not pleasant (initially), but they do have a number of health benefits! Do you often struggle in the morning to wake up and get going? Do you feel like the day doesn’t start before a coffee? Well, what if it could start your day in an instant and feel...

Steam Railway to the Rescue

Steam Railway to the Rescue

There was a lovely story in the news recently about a Welsh steam railway offering free journeys to bus passengers stranded by the closure of main road in and out of their village. Buses on the 12 miles (19km) between Abergynolwyn and Tywyn, in Gwynedd, have been...

Is Road XS Better than Uber?

Is Road XS Better than Uber?

In a word, yes! But that’s because we’re different. If you don’t know what Uber is or have never heard of them, Uber is a ride hailing service like Lyft and both Uber and Lyft floated on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) earlier this year. Demand for transport is...

Be Lazy with Car Transport Software

Be Lazy with Car Transport Software

Car transport software enables you to be lazy! Look, we’re all human. This probably means we all want an easy life. If you’re a community transport operator or transport manager, you know the two words ‘easy life’ just aren’t in your vocabulary. The work of a...

Our Mission at Road XS

Our Mission at Road XS

For centuries the human race has always been moving forwards, pushing the boundaries just to survive. It's time we worked together to solve some of societies greatest problems. Discover the drive behind Road XS. Watch our video below:MORE CONTENTFurther...

The Value of Public Transport Software

The Value of Public Transport Software

Public transport software is a vital ingredient of managing transport services across the UK. This type of software can help reduce costs, increase service efficiency, provide real-time transport updates and and provide deep insights into how and where services are...

Why Use Transport Software Online?

Why Use Transport Software Online?

Transport software online comes mostly in two forms, hybrid (partially online) and cloud (fully online). There are distinct differences between the two and really in our view, transport software online must be fully cloud, therefore fully online, and here’s why… Given...

What is Community Transport?

What is Community Transport?

What is community transport? Is something that many people ask us. This is very often because people have never heard about it unless a member of family has been unable to travel or indeed themselves is in need of such a service. We often call people who are involved...

Podcast: The Value of Community Transport with David Squires

Podcast: The Value of Community Transport with David Squires

In this episode we're really pleased to welcome our special guest David Squires. We discuss amongst many things the value of community transport for communities, the history of VASA (www.vasa.org.uk), increased traffic, car sharing, calendars and even rugby players!...

What is a Run Sheet?

What is a Run Sheet?

This is something we often get asked at Road XS and English language semantics aside, the run sheet is actually an important part of the community transport world. At it's core, a run sheet is a set of instructions of who you are picking up, where and when. Run sheets...

Dial a Ride Done Right

Dial a Ride Done Right

Just in case you are not sure what dial a ride is, it is generally a door-to-door transport service for people with a permanent or long term disability or health problem who are unable, or virtually unable to use public transport. It is a service that literally...

The Driver Portal

The Driver Portal

Volunteer drivers and in some cases professional drivers, are the backbone of community transport services and come from all walks of life, all united in serving their local community.  Most (if not all) community transport providers will...

What is Demand Responsive Transport?

What is Demand Responsive Transport?

Demand responsive transport or DRT, is the emerging technology in community transport services.  This level of transport service provision enables optimising your existing resources, such as your drivers and vehicles to ensure your...

Lift Share Demystified

Lift Share Demystified

Unless your commute to work involves some breathtaking scenery, chances are your daily trip to work is not much fun!  You could of course lift share but most of us most likely nestle in and pop on our favourite radio show, playlist on...

Podcast: What’s The Future for Community Transport?

Podcast: What’s The Future for Community Transport?

Find out what the future of community transport might look like as we explore bots, automated vehicles and whether or not technology is actully reducing our intelligence.  If you have any feedback or ideas or indeed would like to apper on...

Simple Transport Software

Simple Transport Software

Making things simple is the core development principle at Road XS. The irony however, is that transport and community transport is anything but simple! It’s like the old phrase, if it was simple everyone would be doing it!...

How to Stay On Top Of Your Emails

How to Stay On Top Of Your Emails

Like them or loath them, emails are here to stay!  People thought that live chat software and messaging apps such as What’s App and Telegram would finish off email for good, but lately email has made a comeback! The reason why...

Easy to Use Transport Booking Software

Easy to Use Transport Booking Software

Transport booking software is one of the key elements to any transport software and enables you to quickly and easily take bookings. Well in Road XS, we made it our mission to make this as easy as possible. Not only do we make it easy, but we also make sure you...

How to Use Road XS for a Stress Free Christmas

How to Use Road XS for a Stress Free Christmas

Christmas is a great time to get involved in some festive good will, fun and relaxation (eventually).  However, community transport providers often find themselves busier than ever as they meet an increasing demand for...

3 Autumn Treats

3 Autumn Treats

Now that the clocks have gone back and darkness sets in far too quickly, we thought we’d try and cheer you up (and your office) with some favourite Autumn treats!  They’re a little naughty, but very tasty! WARNING: If you’re...

10% Off Tyres for Volunteer Drivers

10% Off Tyres for Volunteer Drivers

Road XS Community Offer Land Tyre Service have joined the Road XS Community and kindly offered: 10% OFF ANY BRAND OF TYRE FOR VOLUNTEER DRIVERS How To Get The Offer Volunteer drivers in the local area should visit Southam (in...

Route Optimisation Your Way

Route Optimisation Your Way

As standard, Road XS comes pre-installed with route optimisation and our Smart Route technology.  This ensures that whenever you create a journey, add or remove passengers and allocate drivers, route optimisation kicks in and...

Passenger Software Is Your Key to Success

Passenger Software Is Your Key to Success

When you think about it, what do your transport services really do?  Who do they really serve?  It’s your passengers.  The passenger doesn’t care that a driver is ill, they don’t care that you’re a voluntary service.  Really, they just...

Transport Booking Software That’s Easy to Use

Transport Booking Software That’s Easy to Use

Community transport services fundamental core is getting passengers to the right place, at the right time, for the right price. This involves carefully managing each individual passengers’ requirements and finding a driver close enough to...

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