Public Transit API Developer's Guide


At is an attribute within an list of attributes Each of these individual attributes contains an id and a value. The id specifies the type of information related to the value. AttributesIds combines the IdList token (for supported values, see and the IdFormat tokens. IdFormat supports the following format [a-z0-9A-Z\[\]_]+ and potentially allows for further ids provided in future releases apart fron the ids currently available through IdList. The example below demonstrates an AttributesIds list with various information about a line such as the line category, name of the operator or whether bikes are allowed on the train.

Information about a transport in a AttributesIds List of Attributes from an XML response

<Transport name="Tram 12" mode="8" dir="Mitte, Am Kupfergraben">
  <At id="category">Tram</At>
  <At id="operator">BVG</At>
  <At id="bikeAllowed">1</At>
  <At id="barrierFree">1</At>
  <At id="color">#CC0A22</At>
  <At id="textColor">#FFFFFF</At>
  <At id="iconShape">Rectangle</At>

Information about a Transport in a AttributesIds List of Attributes from a JSON response

"At": {
  "category": "Tram",
  "operator": "BVG",
  "bikeAllowed": 1,
  "barrierFree": 1,
  "color": "#CC0A22",
  "textColor": "#FFFFFF",
  "iconShape": "Rectangle"
Table 1. At Type Attributes
Attribute Always Included Type Description
id Yes AttributesIds Specifies the type of information as an id and the actual information as a value of that id.

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