Ready to Ride The M? There’s an App for that!
Think about what would make riding public transit a smooth process for you. Factors like easily accessible routes, real time updates, alerts for bus approaches, and on-demand booking are attributes anyone would love in a public transit system.
If those features are enticing to you for your experience with the public transit system, we have great news to share. If you have a smartphone, riding the M Transit is now easier than ever! You have access to all of those attributes with the M through the TransLoc Rider app.
The free mobile app gives you the opportunity to:
- Explore transit stops and services around you
- Get real-time updates on your bus’s location
- Stay up to date with both scheduled and estimated arrival times
- Set reminders to alert you when your bus is approaching
- Bookmark your favorite stops for quick access, delays, and more
- Browse locations and plan trips
- Book on-demand rides
According to Forbes, some of the main reasons people are hesitant to ride public transit include fear of missing the bus, going on the wrong route for your desired destination, or waiting around with no idea of the bus’s estimated arrival time. Those concerns are alleviated with M Transit riders because they have access to the TransLoc app. The real-time updates, alerts, and on-demand route accessibility features of the app give riders the experience they desire.
The addition of the TransLoc Rider app is part of the M Transit’s dedication to enhancing the customer experience through the New Passenger Experience Initiative. This app not only makes riding the M more accessible and user-friendly, but also promotes rider safety, confidence, and happiness.
Download the TransLoc Rider app through the App Store or Google Play to enhance your M Transit experience.