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Description

This is the METRO "TRIP" App. This App can retrieve METRO's schedule information, the real time arrival of its buses, and help you plan your trip aboard Houston’s transit system.

METRO is pleased to provide it’s all new METRO TRIP (Transit Route Information & Planning) app. Discover your route to any destination across the Houston region with a simple tap on your phone.

New features:
• App has been redesigned from the ground up; completely redesigned “user interface” that is modern and intuitive
• App allows patron to stay on one central page
• Map based, with animated bus movement
• Explore a fully interactive map of your immediate area and track any bus live to your location
• Capture real-time bus arrival information from anywhere
• Plan your TRIP from start to finish in seconds
• Continues to be ADA compliant (just use the search button)
Watch a video about the app and see other METRO apps by going here: http://www.ridemetro.org/Pages/RiderTools.aspx

 Free in Google Play

Screenshots

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Version History

Launched May 02, 2014 (over 4 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 6 months, on average.

Dec 09
2018
(Current)
Version Varies with device

- New link to online How-to page has been added.
- METRO TRIP now has “My Stop” technology: patrons can now use the app to more easily find bus stops and bays using Bluetooth technology
- Improved user interface/accessibility features

Jan 17
2018
Version 2.8.106

Stability and interface improvements. Trip Planner optimization. Integration with bluetooth beacons

Nov 13
2017
Version 2.7.104

Stability and interface improvements

Jul 16
2017
Version 2.6.52

Stability and interface improvements

Jul 06
2017
Version 2.4.48

Stability and interface improvements

Jun 29
2017
Version 2.4.46

Stability and interface improvements

Jun 01
2017
Version 2.3.37

Stability and interface improvements

Apr 17
2015
Version 1.19

04/16/2015
-bugs fixed:
map area selection
refresh button
11/11/2014
-new API used
10/10/2014
-automated settings backup in the cloud
5/2/2014
-new feature: real-time alerts are added to display info about detours, schedule changes etc.
-some compatibilities issues are fixed
1/30/2014
-now works on Android 2.2 and all later versions
11/4/2013
-fixed incompatibility with some Samsung phones.
-fixed address recognition in trip planner

Apr 14
2015
Version 1.17

This is the METRO "TRIP" (Transit Route Information & Planning) App. This App can retrieve METRO's schedule information, the real time arrival of its buses, and help you plan your trip aboard Houston’s transit system. Features include:

Where Am I? – This handy feature uses the GPS in your phone to accurately find your location in the city and pinpoint the bus routes and rail lines close to your location.


Where’s my ride? – Get information on both scheduled and real time bus arrivals as well as scheduled rail arrivals. Personalize the app to your favorite routes for quick information right at your fingertips.


Plan my trip – Enter your starting point and our "METRO TRIP" App will find the best route for your trip and give you all the information you need to get to your destination quickly and easily.


Search - search any place or stop you are interested in, get information about distance, ratings, and easily plan trip to there.


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If the app crashes after installation, try removing the shortcut from your home screen, and adding a new shortcut to the app.

Nov 11
2014
Version 1.16

This is the METRO "TRIP" (Transit Route Information & Planning) App. This App can retrieve METRO's schedule information, the real time arrival of its buses, and help you plan your trip aboard Houston’s transit system. Features include:

Where Am I? – This handy feature uses the GPS in your phone to accurately find your location in the city and pinpoint the bus routes and rail lines close to your location.


Where’s my ride? – Get information on both scheduled and real time bus arrivals as well as scheduled rail arrivals. Personalize the app to your favorite routes for quick information right at your fingertips.


Plan my trip – Enter your starting point and our "METRO TRIP" App will find the best route for your trip and give you all the information you need to get to your destination quickly and easily.


Search - search any place or stop you are interested in, get information about distance, ratings, and easily plan trip to there.


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If the app crashes after installation, try removing the shortcut from your home screen, and adding a new shortcut to the app.

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