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Description

App Description

The MBTA Commuter Rail App, powered by Keolis, is a simple one-screen interface which gives the Boston area Commuter Rail passenger everything they need to make their train on time, including schedule info, real-time train progress, and push notifications.

Key Features:
- My Ride. Using real-time information from the MBTA Open Data see how much time you have until your train arrives or follow the progress of the train carrying your loved one.
- Schedules. Searchable commuter rail schedules and fares are at your fingertips.
- Trips. Save your trips for easy access.
- Push Notifications. Receive a reminder before your train departs and arrives, get notified of your train's track assignment, and stay informed with T-Alerts.
- Customer Service. Ability to send Lost and Found requests and support tickets to the dedicated Commuter Rail Customer Service Center.

 Free in Google Play

Screenshots

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Version History

Launched Jul 01, 2014 (over 4 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 3 months, on average.

Apr 30
2018
(Current)
Version 3.0.2

Note: If you subscribed to notifications in version 3.0, please disable and re-enable notifications in 3.0.2. Thank you!
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New in Version 3.0:

- Push notifications for T-Alerts, track assignments, and arrival/departure reminders
- A more user-friendly interface
- Enhanced real-time train tracking
- Banners to inform passengers of service changes and other commuter rail updates
- Average seat availability and on-time-performance (OTP) data

Apr 26
2018
Version 3.0.1

Note: If you subscribed to notifications in version 3.0, please disable and re-enable notifications in 3.0.1. Thank you!
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New in Version 3.0:

- Push notifications for T-Alerts, track assignments, and arrival/departure reminders
- A more user-friendly interface
- Enhanced real-time train tracking
- Banners to inform passengers of service changes and other commuter rail updates
- Average seat availability and on-time-performance (OTP) data

Apr 23
2018
Version 3.0.0

The redesigned MBTA Commuter Rail app includes:

- Push notifications for T-Alerts, track assignments, and arrival/departure reminders
- A more user-friendly interface with a refreshed look and feel
- Navigational tabs for ease of use
- Enhanced real-time train tracking
- Banners to inform passengers of severe weather, service changes, and updates to mTicket or other commuter rail updates
- Average seat availability for trains
- A new information page with average on-time-performance (OTP) data

May 24
2017
Version 1.4.9

Bug fixes

May 09
2017
Version 1.4.8

Branding update

May 08
2017
Version 1.4.7

Branding update

Feb 08
2017
Version 1.4.6

This update fixed three issues:
1. A crash issue effecting a number of users
2. Alerts not appearing in the app
3. Google maps tab not showing up properly

Jan 19
2017
Version 1.4.5

Brand Changes and Bug Fixes

May 22
2016
Version 1.4.4

train no. fix to accommodate changes in latest GTFS v. 168

Aug 13
2015
Version 1.4.3

Description

The official app of the MBTA Commuter Rail offered by Keolis Commuter Services. A simple one-screen interface gives the Boston area Commuter Rail passenger everything they need to make their train on time, including schedule info, train progress and alerts.

Features:
- My Ride. See how much time you’ve got until your train arrives, then follow its progress. You can even find out how much gas you’ve saved by riding MBTA Commuter Rail.
- Schedules. All Commuter Rail schedules are at your fingertips.
- My Trips. Save your trips for easy access..
- My Alarms. Need to rest before your stop? Don’t worry—the official MBTA Commuter Rail app will gently wake you up before your scheduled stop.
- Alerts. Stay informed about possible delays during your trip.
- Customer Service. Ability to send Lost and Found requests and support tickets to our dedicated Customer Service Center.

What's New in This Version

- New schedule interface for adding and planning trips, along with fare information.
- Added Next Stop support for the My Ride screen. Now gives you a quick look of where you are on your trip
- Added support for holiday train schedules.

Jul 17
2015
Version 1.3.8

Description

The official app of the MBTA Commuter Rail offered by Keolis Commuter Services. A simple one-screen interface gives the Boston area Commuter Rail passenger everything they need to make their train on time, including schedule info, train progress and alerts.

Features:
- My Ride. See how much time you’ve got until your train arrives, then follow its progress. You can even find out how much gas you’ve saved by riding MBTA Commuter Rail.
- Schedules. All Commuter Rail schedules are at your fingertips.
- My Trips. Save your trips for easy access..
- My Alarms. Need to rest before your stop? Don’t worry—the official MBTA Commuter Rail app will gently wake you up before your scheduled stop.
- Alerts. Stay informed about possible delays during your trip.
- Customer Service. Ability to send Lost and Found requests and support tickets to our dedicated Customer Service Center.

What's New in This Version

- New schedule interface for adding and planning trips, along with fare information.
- Added Next Stop support for the My Ride screen. Now gives you a quick look of where you are on your trip
- Added support for holiday train schedules.

Jul 02
2015
Version 1.3.0

Description

The official app of the MBTA Commuter Rail offered by Keolis Commuter Services. A simple one-screen interface gives the Boston area Commuter Rail passenger everything they need to make their train on time, including schedule info, train progress and alerts.

Features:
- My Ride. See how much time you’ve got until your train arrives, then follow its progress. You can even find out how much gas you’ve saved by riding MBTA Commuter Rail.
- Schedules. All Commuter Rail schedules are at your fingertips.
- My Trips. Save your trips for easy access..
- My Alarms. Need to rest before your stop? Don’t worry—the official MBTA Commuter Rail app will gently wake you up before your scheduled stop.
- Alerts. Stay informed about possible delays during your trip.
- Customer Service. Ability to send Lost and Found requests and support tickets to our dedicated Customer Service Center.

What's New in This Version

- New schedule interface for adding and planning trips, along with fare information.
- Added Next Stop support for the My Ride screen. Now gives you a quick look of where you are on your trip
- Added support for holiday train schedules.

Mar 20
2015
Version 1.2

11/20/2014 - Major Update!

- General improvements to address received crash reports


- Adjustments made to Spanish language translation


- Improvements to ADA elements of the app


- Improvements to the My Trips section


- Improvements to the Schedules section


- Enhancement made to the Map screen for readability


- Adjustments to the display screen to enhance usability


- Enhanced swipe function via the My Ride pages


- Increased usability of the Feedback portion of the app


- Removed the I Lost Something page


- This version of the app contains additional enhancements to design elements of the app that will enhance user experience


…The Official MBTA Commuter Rail App…


The official app of the MBTA Commuter Rail offered by Keolis Commuter Services. A simple one screen interface gives the Boston area Commuter Rail rider everything they need to make their train on time, including schedule info, train progress and alerts.


Features:
- My Ride. See how much time you’ve got until your train arrives, then follow its progress, and even how much gas you’ve saved by riding the Boston area Commuter Rail.
- Schedules. Commuter Rail schedules at your fingertips.
- My Trips. Save your trips for easy access later on.
- My Alarms. Need to rest before your stop? Don’t worry—the official MBTA Commuter Rail app will gently wake you up.
- Alerts. Stay informed about possible delays to your trip.

Feb 16
2015
Version 1.0

11/20/2014 - Major Update!

- General improvements to address received crash reports


- Adjustments made to Spanish language translation


- Improvements to ADA elements of the app


- Improvements to the My Trips section


- Improvements to the Schedules section


- Enhancement made to the Map screen for readability


- Adjustments to the display screen to enhance usability


- Enhanced swipe function via the My Ride pages


- Increased usability of the Feedback portion of the app


- Removed the I Lost Something page


- This version of the app contains additional enhancements to design elements of the app that will enhance user experience


…The Official MBTA Commuter Rail App…


The official app of the MBTA Commuter Rail offered by Keolis Commuter Services. A simple one screen interface gives the Boston area Commuter Rail rider everything they need to make their train on time, including schedule info, train progress and alerts.


Features:
- My Ride. See how much time you’ve got until your train arrives, then follow its progress, and even how much gas you’ve saved by riding the Boston area Commuter Rail.
- Schedules. Commuter Rail schedules at your fingertips.
- My Trips. Save your trips for easy access later on.
- My Alarms. Need to rest before your stop? Don’t worry—the official MBTA Commuter Rail app will gently wake you up.
- Alerts. Stay informed about possible delays to your trip.

Previous 3 versions
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Total Ratings

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Total Ratings

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