TrackMyStop-Never Miss your Amtrak or Rail Station
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During your train travel, do you ever lose track of time or your destination while reading a good book, playing an amazing game on your iPhone, chatting with a fellow passenger or simply listening to a new music album you downloaded from iTunes?
Do you ever want to catch some sleep and arrive fresh at your destination but are afraid you will miss your stop?
Do you ever want to know which city you are passing through?
Do you ever wonder when is the right time to call your ride so that they won’t be waiting too long at the station for you?
Do you ever fear you will miss your stop because you are taking the train for the first time or you are new to the area or you are visiting a new city?
If any of the above situations apply to you, take control of your train travel using TrackMyStop.
Whether you are a regular commuter or an occasional traveler, you need TrackMyStop to make your train journey easy, safe and comfortable. Now you will never ever miss your stop.
It’s easy - Just select your destination station and an alert distance. TrackMyStop uses your location to track how far you are from your destination and alerts you when you arrive within the selected alert distance while also keeping you informed about your progress throughout the journey.
TrackMyStop helps you:
1. Identify major stations on your train route.
2. Estimate how far you are from your destination.
3. Identify cities you are traveling through.
4. Calculate how fast your train is going (whenever speed can be tracked)
5. Send SMS message to alert your ride to pick you up.
6. Inform your family and friends upon your safe arrival.
6. View station stops on your route on an interactive map.
Currently TrackMyStop supports and recognizes routes of the following railroads and rapid transit systems:
BART - Bay Area Rapid Transit in the San Francisco Bay Area in California
Boston's MBTA Commuter Rail
Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) L or 'L' or EL
Dallas Area Rapid Transit
LIRR - Long Island Rail Road
New Jersey Transit
SEPTA - Regional Rail
Select routes of VIA Rail**
TrackMyStop works in the background too. You will be alerted even when your device is locked, you are talking on your iPhone or using another app.
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TrackMyStop requires Location Services to be enabled on your device. You also need to authorize TrackMyStop to use your location. Cellular service is highly recommended though not required. Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life.
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*Most AMTRAK routes are now supported.
** Only selected routes for VIA rail are included.
What's New in Version 3.0
The app now supports Caltrain, Dallas DART and Chicago Transit Authority's 'L' routes.
The Amtrak Sunset Limited route is included.
Additional Amtrak Northeast Regional routes between Washington DC and Lynchburg, Newport News, and Norfolk are now added.
Select VIA Rail, Canada routes between Windsor-Toronto, Toronto-Montreal Toronto-Ottawa and Ottawa-Montreal have been added
Search Capability to search your destination station by its name is also provided.
The app now provides verbal alerts to users when they reach close to their destination even when the user mutes the device to ensure they don't miss their stop.
The help file contents and formatting has been improved.