Bus Guru London Live Bus Countdown
By Red C
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Bus Guru provides Londoners with ALL the REAL-TIME bus information they need
THE NEXT WEB UK & Media Editor Paul Sawers says: 'Bus Guru is differentiating itself from existing apps by providing real-time information... as well as letting you plan your journey... It’s an intuitive app to use. Most importantly, it works and it’s pretty fast too.'
NEW MEDIA AGE's Ronan Shields says: 'I’ve spent many a frosty morning stuck at an East End bus stop cursing the lack of such a service and the Bus Guru site developers here have finally delivered.'
Never miss a bus again! Bus Guru puts ALL of the information London bus commuters need at their fingertips. It is lightening fast due to its advanced caching technology, easy to use and doesn’t crash. It has the 18,942 London bus stops and 1,340 routes covered and also provides:
LIVE INFO: Up-to-the-second information on all TFL buses’ real-time locations.
ONE CLICK: To view your nearest stop’s buses OR all the bus stops around you.
SEARCH: For ANY bus stop and live bus info via an address/postcode/area.
MAPS: View bus stops and full TFL bus routes on a customised map. Tap on a flag to view the bus stop number and name, plus the final destination and routes.
FAVOURITES: Save bus stops by tapping the star.
RECENT STOPS: Look at the stops you’ve recently viewed with one click.
INTUITIVE USER INTERFACE: We have invested a considerable amount of time into making Bus Guru user-friendly, nifty and beautiful.
FAST: Due to advanced caching technology and optimisation.
STABLE: Works on all phones and doesn’t crash.
MORE FEATURES COMING SOON: Please Tweet @BusGuru / write on the www.facebook.com/BusGuru wall to let us know what features you’d like.
As with all good location-based apps, Bus Guru works with your phone’s location services (3G/GPS/GPRS/WiFi) and searches for up to 10 seconds to locate you as accurately as possible when you open the app so please make sure your setting for location services are on.
TFL LIVE COUNTDOWN DATA
If the app ever says ‘No Data Available’ it is either due to TFL’s data being temporarily unavailable or your location is outside the TFL Live Countdown zone.
If you do experience any problems then please do contact the Bus Guru Support Team firstname.lastname@example.org (before rashly leaving a bad review) as we can most likely swiftly solve it for you. Feedback is always read and considered.
Keep Bus Guru free by telling your friends: Twitter @BusGuru / Facebook: facebook.com/BusGuru. Bus Guru www.busguru.co.uk is available for all smartphones.
Data provided by Transport For London.
What's New in Version 2.1
Bug fixes for iOS8
The app says my next bus is in 16 min, the board at the bus stop says 5 min.. Well, the last 1 minute till the bus was due lasted about 5 minutes so I think the app is more accurate than the actual info boards so well done. Would be nice to lose all the adverts and occasionally it doesn't really work at all, but hey, it is free and can say quite reliable most of the time.
Long time user but too unstable
I've had this app quite a few years now, the info is superb and I don't think I've had wrong timetables or times shown ever! The main problem I've always experienced is its common for the app to crash, ALOT! Have now deleted because it's just too unstable!
Good but confusing
Seems good when you're at a stop, but I once on the bus I couldn't find a way to estimate an arrival time along the route. There doesn't seem to be a Help section, sadly, so I will never know if this is possible.
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- Category: Travel
- Updated: 08 October 2014
- Version: 2.1
- Size: 9.8 MB
- Language: English
- Developer: Sturgess Enterprises LTD
- © Red C
Compatibility: Requires iOS 7.1 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.