An Introduction to Transit App for iOS

Member of the AppleVis Editorial Team

In this podcast, Mike Malarsie gives us a demonstration of Transit App – Real-Time Tracker & Directions for Bus, Subway and Metro including Offline Schedules.

With Transit app, users can:

  • Know when your next subway or bus is arriving with real-time predictions.*
  • Plan A-to-B trips with ease.
  • See exactly where your transit vehicle is on the map in real-time.*
  • View schedules and route itineraries. Even offline.
  • Locate bike share stations including how many bikes / docks are available.  
  • Find nearby car2go's and easily book a vehicle.
  • Check real-time ETAs for the closest Uber, and request a ride with two taps.
  • Browse real-time service advisories, and subscribe to push notifications for disruptions that may affect your commute (in select cities).
  • NEW: Schedule alarms and get reminders before your bus or train arrives.
  • NEW: Enable stop announcements and get notified when you're approaching your stop.

*wherever real-time info is available from transit agencies.  ****continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life.

Transit is a free download from the App Store.

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