What's New- Stability enhancements and bug fixes
App DescriptionFinally - Live Bus Countdowns for London on your iPhone!
â€˘ THE UK'S NUMBER ONE TRAVEL APP â€˘ Instantly see when your bus is due â€˘ Real-time information - not from timetables â€˘ Covers 20,000 bus stops â€˘ Full 3D route mapsÂş - see where your bus goes â€˘ Real-time diversion/cancellation info â€˘ Stop Alerts - wakes you up when you get to your bus stop!â€ â€˘ Auto-locate nearest stops on map â€˘ View live travel tips from other users - and share your own â€˘
â€˘ As featured on BBC Click, Telegraph Online, The Independent, Wired UK, and an App Store 'New and Noteworthy' â€˘
"I'm not surprised this app has leapt to the top of the UK travel charts since its launch" - Kate Russell, BBC Click
This is the paid, ad-free version of London Bus Checker - get tons more screen space and more!
You know those little black 'countdown' boxes on bus shelters? Well now you can carry them in your pocket, wherever you are - for all of London's 20,000 bus stops.
No more sprinting down the road then finding the bus is ten minutes away! So that's more time at home. Or in bed.
What's more, Bus Checkerâ„˘ doesn't use a timetable - it gets the real, live information for each bus as it moves around London; meaning it's both accurate and reliable. In addition, browse accurate route maps of all London's 700 bus routes, live disruptions info, real-time travel tips from nearby travellers and much more - see below. Plus, once you're on board, it will even wake you up when you get to your stop!â€
â€˘ Live, updated countdown display of bus arrivals, direct from official TfL data.
â€˘ No ads, more screen space!
â€˘ Real-time GPS map of nearest bus stops.
â€˘ Full 3D route maps for all London Bus Routes - see exactly where your bus goes.Âş
â€˘ Stop Alerts - get woken up when you've arrived at your stop!â€
â€˘ Service information - diversions/closures/cancellations.
â€˘ Barclays Cycle Hire dock locations and live availability
â€˘ Bus crowded? Driver really helpful? View real-time travel tips from other users - and share your own!
â€˘ Favourite the bus stops you use regularly.
â€˘ Tap on bus numbers to filter the list: see screenshots.
â€˘ Detailed bus stop information - routes/map location/direction.
â€˘ Map/route number display - find the right bus to get you home!
â€śIf you regularly ride a bus, then you should not leave home without Buscheckerâ€ť â€“ The Guardian
â€śA simple, well-designed appâ€ť â€“ Daily Telegraph
One of Cosmopolitan Magazine's featured "Best Apps Ever" - Cosmo UK
Download Bus Checker today - and never miss that last bus of the night again! Although if you do, we're not picking you up from the taxi rank in Morden.*
PROBLEMS WITH THE APP?
Please uninstall then re-install the app - this resolves the vast majority of issues. For more help, please see our support site or get in touch. (and please try this before leaving bad reviews! We do read every support request we receive)
* - Note to tourists: Morden is at the very bottom of the Northern line on the London tube - and frequently where late-night travellers find themselves waking up.
â€ - Stop Alerts feature requires an iPhone 4+ or iPad 2+ 3G
Âş - 3D mapping requires latest version of iOS.
- For full list of live coverage areas, see www.buschecker.com
- Bus Checker is a registered trademark of FatAttitude Limited.
- Data provided by official Transport for London feeds.
- Route Maps use precise locations for bus stops, but the blue line connecting them is generated automatically and may occasionally deviate from the actual route taken. As the routing technology improves, your app will update automatically, free of charge.
- Bus Checker can send anonymous usage stats and crash reports to us so that we can improve the app; no personally identifiable information is collected or transmitted, but you can opt out of this at any time via the app's settings page.
June 21, 2014 New version 4.1.4
January 31, 2014 New version 4.1.1
September 27, 2013 New version 4.0.1
September 26, 2013 New version 4.0
April 20, 2013 Price Decrease: $2.99 -> $0.99
September 27, 2011 Initial Release