Unlocking Urban Mobility — Surprising Insights Hidden in VanMoof Ride Data

4 min readApr 5, 2023

VanMoof bikes are more than just a stylish and convenient way to get around the city.

They’re also a treasure trove of data that can be analyzed to gain valuable insights into urban mobility, sustainability, and social impact. By combining different sources of data and using advanced analytical techniques, data scientists can uncover new and surprising insights that could transform our understanding of urban mobility and contribute to a better, more sustainable future.

Let’s take a closer look at some of the potential insights that could be gained from analyzing VanMoof bike data from various perspectives.

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representation of VanMoof rides and data transmission in a city.
representation of VanMoof rides in town.

Data Collection and Transmission

Latest generation VanMoofs are equipped with a range of sensors, including GPS, accelerometers, temperature and air quality sensors, that enables to collect data on environment, user behavior, battery life, traffic, commute, ride patterns, and more. This data is transmitted via a built-in SIM card and the VM App, allowing real-time or…




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