Swiftly develops enterprise software to help transit agencies and cities improve urban mobility.

Swiftly helps cities move by changing transportation and mobility through real-time information and better data.

Swiftly was founded in 2014 by Jonathan Simkin, Mike Smith & Will Dayton and is based in San Francisco, California.


Swiftly platform harnesses billions of data points and sophisticated algorithms to improve transit system performance, service reliability, and real-time passenger information. Cities from coast to coast use Swiftly’s technology platform, improving transportation services for millions of riders each day.


Swiftly has partnerships with over 50 cities – including Boston, Chicago, Miami-Dade and Silicon Valley’s Santa Clara VTA. Its platform currently tracks more than 25,000 vehicles and impacts million of passengers each day.


Swiftly is backed by Total Ventures, Via ID (Mobivia), RATP Dev, Samsung NEXT, Ford Smart Mobility and others.



  • Year founded: 2014
  • Funding Info: $14.5M in 6 Funding Rounds (Last Funding Type: Series A)
  • Yearly Revenue: $5M-$10M (2018)
  • Employee Size: 11-50
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: San Francisco
  • State: California
  • Country: United States
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