5 min read
June 26, 2023

Bus franchising can deliver for the UK – but the right approach is needed

In an opinion piece for Smart Transport, Snapper Services CEO Miki Szikszai shares his thoughts on bus franchising’s potential to deliver excellent results for passengers in cities across the UK.

The piece explores how bus franchising has benefitted communities in London and Jersey and looks towards upcoming franchise models in Liverpool and Manchester.

Miki also shares some of the key lessons learned first-hand in Wellington, New Zealand. Reflecting on the launch of a bus franchising model in our hometown in 2018, Miki considers the steps taken to build trust between parties, champion data transparency, and foster collaboration.

For more of Miki’s learnings and how bus franchising could deliver excellent results, head to Smart Transport.