Transit Alternatives

    Transit is described as 'Never miss your bus again. Open up the app and boom: upcoming departure times for all nearby transit lines are right there, displayed in big text and bright colors. Plan your trip, set reminders, and get notified about disruptions. Or maybe public transport isn't cooperating?' and is an app in the Travel & Location category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Transit for a variety of platforms, including iPhone, Online / Web-based, Android, iPad and Apple Watch. The best alternative is Google Maps, which is free. Other great apps like Transit are Citymapper (Free), Apple Maps (Free), Moovit (Free) and Arcane Maps (Free).

    This page was last updated Jan 19, 2021

    1. Google Maps is a basic web mapping service application and technology provided by Google. It offers street maps, a route planner for traveling by foot, car, or public transport and an urban business locator for numerous countries around the world.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Apple Watch
      • Apple Messages
      Real-time departures. Transit maps. Line status and real-time disruption alerts. Uber integration. Bike routing and live bike share info. Constant updates. Everything you need -- and may not even realize you need -- to manage your life in the city.
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    2. Maps gives you turn-by-turn spoken directions, interactive 3D views, and Flyover. All in a vector-based interface that scales and zooms with ease.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • Windows Phone
      Join our community of 30 million riders helping improve transit routes in cities worldwide.
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    3. Find your way in the World with Arcane Maps. Get navigation, traffic, and extended places info and even organize your favorite places into custom lists and share them with your friends. No logs with full privacy.
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    4. Wikiroutes - public transportation database edited by the community. You can find information about certain routes, optimal routes between A and B in more than 1650 cities worldwide. Also have mobile clients.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      • iPhone
      Intercity bus transportation application.
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    5. Designed to run smoothly on devices with limited memory and on unreliable networks.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      TripGo is an award winning city trip planner app that helps you travel smarter.
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    6. Maps is your guide to everywhere. Find your way with voice navigation and turn-by-turn driving, transit, and walking directions. Search for places to get directions, business info, and reviews. Download maps to use when you’re offline.
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