metroNOW! is a transit application that provides immediate, real-time information about available transit options based on your current location, or on a specified
location you've added to your "saved locations" list.
The app is quick and concise and gives you just the information you need
about the different buses and trains in your immediate area, or in the location you're interested in. No navigating through complicated lookup screens all the information is available to you in a few clicks.
* (Currently, metroNOW! only provides information for the San Francisco Municipal Railway [MUNI] and Bay Area Rapid Transit
[BART] agencies. Future releases of the application will provide information for additional metro areas and
The application is designed to provide timely information about different transit options, to savvy
city commuters. It will provide a variety of transit choices to you, based on location
and a defined range. You will see what's arriving in the area, at which stops, and real-time predictions about when it's coming. You are then free to choose the optimal bus route from the most logical
nearby stop. The application is concise and minimal, designed to provide quick, appropriate
transit information to you in a few quick keystrokes.
- get transit options for your current location, using iPhone's built-in GPS location services
- save the addresses you're most interested in, to provide quick information about the buses and trains near
- watch the list of results refresh in real-time or press a button to refresh the list immediately
- change the radius around your location, between 1 and 5 blocks, to display more or less results, as desired