The app should allow you to plan a trip and find out where to get on and off. For example you type in the address where you are the the address you need to get to and the app will tell you the best bus to take and where the stops are
It would be so nice to plan a route so you could see which bus routes you need to take to get to your desired destination.
I'm for extending the service to Pierce, Island, Skagit, Whatcom and other counties - to their respective transit systems. I've met many transit users that travel using some of the express and local busses in the respective systems.
Just like with GPS, you enter destination and go. This feature is missing in OneBusAway. I am a daily user of one bus away, always trying to find alternate routes to avoid waiting for a long time. Also, newbees don't know their routes, only know where they want to go. Just like stops, destinations could be saved in a list and by chosing a destination, trip options are offered based on arrival time. The classic trip finder ...more »
I think it would be awesome if agencies had a way to let us know through this app, a notification, or some other method that a bus is going to be delayed or not running during a particular trip due to unplanned circumstances (bus broke down, bus was in an accident, etc.). We don't need to know what specifically happened, but it would help us better plan for finding alternative ways to get to where we are going, especially ...more »