OneBusAway uses [[General Transit Feed Specification]] data for the basic description of the transit system. Real-time information can be injected into the OneBusAway system using a variety of formats <ref>OneBusAway. "Real-Time Configuration Guide." Accessed August 1, 2012 from http://developer.onebusaway.org/modules/onebusaway-application-modules/current/guides/realtime-configuration-guide.html</ref>, including GTFS-realtime, SIRI, and ACS Orbital Orbcad.
OneBusAway offers many native apps, including:
* [https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.joulespersecond.seattlebusbot Android]
* [https://apps.getpebble.com/en_US/application/58321a598c7fff9ce1000137 Pebble Smartwatches]
* [https://github.com/OneBusAway/onebusaway-android/pull/219 Google Glass]