Canada:British Columbia:TransLink

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TransLink is a public transport company in British Columbia and serves the Metro Vancouver area.

SkyTrain lines

Main article about the SkyTrain

Buses

Map bus stops like this:

Values for a bus stop platform
pattern example description
name A name of the bus stop (TransLink sets these in their open data set)
ref \d{5} 50999 These five digit codes can be found on any bus stop sign and the main method to identify bus stops.
network CA:TransLink Other countries have transport companies called "Translink" too, so please add append "CA:"
network:wikidata Q1142140 An identifier for TransLink in the Wikidata project
operator CA:TransLink Other countries have transport companies called "Translink" too, so please add append "CA:"
operator:wikidata Q1142140 An identifier for TransLink in the Wikidata project

SeaBus

There is one SeaBus line which connects the station Waterfront in Downtown (neighbourhood) of Vancouver to North Vancouver (separate city).

Open Data API

TransLink distributes timetables and real-time data on: https://developer.translink.ca/

Their licence requires the attribution of TransLink which is incompatible with the licence of OpenStreetMap which only wants "OpenStreetMap contributors" to be credited. For this reason direct imports are not allowed as long as TransLink does not make an exception for the OpenStreetMap project.

Feel free to validate OpenStreetMap data with their dataset, just don’t import.

Comparison of TransLink and OSM data: https://jaller94.gitlab.io/vancouver-osm-analysis-data/