Moovit Partners with ZWINGS to Offer E-scooters, in the #1 Urban Mobility App

Residents of Gloucester, Cheltenham and Yeovil now have more alternatives to travel with greater convenience

Gloucester – October 2021

Commuting just got easier for Gloucester, Cheltenham, and Yeovil residents as Moovit, an Intel company, a leading Mobility as a Service (MaaS) solutions provider and creator of the #1 urban mobility app, has added e-scooters to its service thanks to a new partnership with Zwings, leading British micro-mobility operator. Commuters can access multiple public and private transit services in the free Moovit app and will discover convenient and more efficient travel options that save them time and reduce the need for a car for first and last mile options.

According to Zwings’ recent data, 94% of riders were in favour of Zwings rental e-scooters being made a longer-term part of transport infrastructure. Ninety-two percent of respondents considered Zwings’ e-scooters an effective substitute for short car journeys. Lastly, 40% of respondents had used the e-scooters specifically for commuting.

Through Moovit’s partnership with Zwings, Moovit users will now be able to access an inclusive transportation service in the form of an affordable and equitable mobility option that serves riders from a variety of socioeconomic backgrounds, improving the way people connect with one another, venues and places of business.  Moovit will show its users in real-time where a Zwings vehicle is available nearby, including how long it will take to walk there. 

“Providing Moovit users with a full suite of travel choices is essential to ensuring that public and shared transport is more attractive than using a private car,” said Luke Redfern, Moovit’s UK Partnerships Manager. “It’s great to see organisations such as Zwings pioneering change to our mobility system and bringing e-scooters to UK towns and cities. This partnership means users have reliable, accurate and up-to-date information on the availability of Zwings vehicles at all times.”

CEO of Zwings, Joe Lewin: “It is fantastic to have partnered with Moovit to provide wider, quicker access to a range of transport solutions at the tap of a button. From short trips across town via e-scooter to longer distance bus journeys we encourage our community to embrace the future of travel.”

Moovit simplifies your urban mobility around the world, making getting around town via transit easier and additional multi-modal services more convenient. By combining information from public transit operators and authorities with live information from the user community, Moovit offers travelers a real-time picture, including the best route for the journey, service alerts, and get off notifications.

Additional Company Information

About Moovit

Moovit (, an Intel company, is a leading Mobility as a Service (MaaS) solutions provider and the creator of the #1 urban mobility app. Moovit was acquired by Intel in 2020 to join forces with Mobileye and advance its MaaS strategy. Together, Moovit and Mobileye will accelerate the global adoption of autonomous transportation.

Moovit’s iOS, Android, and Web apps guide people in getting around town effectively and conveniently, using any mode of transport. Introduced in 2012 it now serves over 1 billion users in more than 3,400 cities across 112 countries.

Moovit amasses up to six billion anonymous data points a day to add to the world’s largest repository of transit and urban mobility data. For governments, cities, transit agencies, and private companies, Moovit offers AI-powered MaaS solutions covering planning, operations, and optimization with proven value in reducing congestion, growing ridership, and increasing efficiency and asset utilization. Industry leaders such as Microsoft, Uber, and Cubic have partnered with Moovit to power their mobility offerings.

About Zwings

Founded in early 2019, Zwings has emerged as one of the UK’s leading e-scooter operators for cities, towns and campuses. The diverse team brings deep-rooted passion and extensive fleet operational experience to Zwings. The company recognises the rapidly growing need for sustainable, convenient, and affordable modes of travel across urban areas and campuses in the UK to combat our climate emergency and reduce unnecessary congestion. 

Moovit Media Contact
Sharon Kaslassi
Global PR Manager
Luke Redfern
Partnership Manager, UK, Moovit