About & Pics

Description

Next Bus Dublin uses the Dublin Bus realtime information system to tell you exactly when your bus is arriving. No more guessing using fictional timetables! The app is packed with useful features, looks great and is easy to use.

Features:

- Support for routes operated both by Dublin Bus and Go-Ahead Ireland
- Easily add, remove and re-order favourite stops to get your times as fast as possible.
- Filter results to see only the routes you want at busy stops.
- Bus alerts so you know exactly when to leave to catch your bus.
- Route map previews so you can check out the route before catching the bus
- Each bus stop page has it's own map so you'll know you're at the right one!
- News updates from Dublin Bus
- Ability to export your favourites so you don't lose them when moving to a new phone.
- Get bus times on your watch with Android Wear support!

Exclusive features in this paid version

- Advertising removed
- Add a shortcut on your home screen to any of your favourite stops for speedy lookup.
- Add a home screen widget for your favourite stops to check times at a glance.

"A great replacement to the official Dublin Bus app" - Quinton O'Reilly, Tech Writer, TheJournal.ie

Artwork courtesy of Stuart Scargill

Data provided by Dublin Bus and Transport For Ireland. This app is unofficial and not associated with Dublin Bus.

 Free in Google Play

Screenshots

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Version History

Launched Jan 20, 2014 (about 5 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 4 months, on average.

Mar 23
2019
(Current)
Version Varies with device

- Added support for the new 155 route between Bray & IKEA from Dublin Bus
- Support for routes 76 and 18 now being operated by Go-Ahead Ireland

Feb 03
2018
Version v.2018.02.04

- Fixes for bus alert notifications on Android Oreo (8.0)

Jan 30
2018
Version v.2018.01.31

- Fix for bus tracking and widget refreshing not working on Android 8 devices

Oct 24
2017
Version v.2017.10.25

- Fix for bus tracking and widget refreshing not working on Android 8 devices

Oct 20
2017
Version v.2017.10.21

- Fix for Android Wear app crashing on startup

Sep 22
2017
Version v.2017.09.23

- Fix for Android Wear app crashing on startup

Sep 14
2017
Version v.2017.09.15

- Fix for a few nasty crashes that have been happening lately.
- Removed Android Wear 1.0 support, the app now only supports watches running Android Wear 2.0 and higher.
- Improvement to Twitter travel news loading and display.
- Fix for widget crash on devices running Android Oreo

Sep 12
2017
Version v.2017.09.13

- Ar fheabhas! Now available in Irish. Head to the app settings page to switch language.
- New! You can now add/remove a favourite even where there are no buses calling at a stop.
- New! The route filter dialog now has a select all/none toggle.
- Fixed! Duplicate routes when looking at a stop on map page.
- Fixed! Balbrigganites rejoice, the app no longer crashes when looking at stops for the 33.
- New! If you're on Android Nougat can now quickly select a favourite by long pressing the app icon.

Sep 11
2017
Version v.2017.09.12

- Ar fheabhas! Now available in Irish. Head to the app settings page to switch language.
- New! You can now add/remove a favourite even where there are no buses calling at a stop.
- New! The route filter dialog now has a select all/none toggle.
- Fixed! Duplicate routes when looking at a stop on map page.
- Fixed! Balbrigganites rejoice, the app no longer crashes when looking at stops for the 33.
- New! If you're on Android Nougat can now quickly select a favourite by long pressing the app icon.

May 21
2017
Version v.2017.05.22

- Ar fheabhas! Now available in Irish. Head to the app settings page to switch language.
- New! You can now add/remove a favourite even where there are no buses calling at a stop.
- New! The route filter dialog now has a select all/none toggle.
- Fixed! Duplicate routes when looking at a stop on map page.
- Fixed! Balbrigganites rejoice, the app no longer crashes when looking at stops for the 33.
- New! If you're on Android Nougat can now quickly select a favourite by long pressing the app icon.

Apr 20
2017
Version v.2017.04.20

- Ar fheabhas! Now available in Irish. Head to the app settings page to switch language.
- New! You can now add/remove a favourite even where there are no buses calling at a stop.
- New! The route filter dialog now has a select all/none toggle.
- Fixed! Duplicate routes when looking at a stop on map page.
- Fixed! Balbrigganites rejoice, the app no longer crashes when looking at stops for the 33.
- New! If you're on Android Nougat can now quickly select a favourite by long pressing the app icon.

Apr 13
2017
Version v.2017.04.13

Another rather boring but necessary bug fix update, here are all the gory details:
- Fix for "update stops and routes database" button not doing what it says.
- Fix for new routes not being sorted correctly in the list of routes.

Apr 11
2017
Version v.2017.04.11

Another rather boring but necessary bug fix update, here are all the gory details:
- Fix for "update stops and routes database" button not doing what it says.
- Fix for new routes not being sorted correctly in the list of routes.

Nov 21
2016
Version v.2016.11.21

Another rather boring but necessary bug fix update, here are all the gory details:
- Fix for "update stops and routes database" button not doing what it says.
- Fix for new routes not being sorted correctly in the list of routes.

Oct 29
2016
Version v.2016.10.29

A small bug fix update, here are the details:
- Fix for review prompt not dismissing correctly
- Fix for
a few common app crashes

Sep 28
2016
Version v.2016.09.28

Thanks for all the positive feedback on the recent big update! Here's some new things to check out in this
release:
Transferring favourites from one phone to another is now super-easy with the new favourites import/export
file feature.
- You can now long-press on a bus to toggle between minutes remaining and arrival time.
-
Ability to manually update the app's database in case there's a new route or stop that comes online.
- Fixes for
some of the more common app crashes

Aug 14
2016
Version v.2016.08.14

The big update is here!
- New material design elements such as collapsing toolbars and list animations
-
New icon, artwork, custom animations and UI improvement
- Replaced networking library which should lead to more
reliable loading of bus times
- Maps now use clustering and have a new route preview feature
- Stop and route
search is now combined on one page
- Permissions are now on-demand for those running Marshmallow or higher
-
Better Android Wear connectivity
Feedback welcome

Aug 12
2016
Version v.2016.08.12

The big update is here!
- New material design elements such as collapsing toolbars and list animations
-
New icon, artwork, custom animations and UI improvement
- Replaced networking library which should lead to more
reliable loading of bus times
- Maps now use clustering and have a new route preview feature
- Stop and route
search is now combined on one page
- Permissions are now on-demand for those running Marshmallow or higher
-
Better Android Wear connectivity
Feedback welcome

Aug 07
2016
Version v.2016.08.07

- Fix for bus times not appearing. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.


Jul 28
2016
Version v.2016.07.28

- Fix for bus times not appearing. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.


Jul 25
2016
Version v.2015.11.07

Oct 09
2012
Version v.2012.10.09

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