Bay Area Traffic

Bay Area Traffic

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+ By Philip Zeyliger

Loads Bay Area traffic image from traffic.511.org in one click. Also provides quick links to view the traffic in Google Maps.

This app quickly helps you decide which route to take, how the Bay Bridge is looking, and whether or not 101 is at a standstill. Unlike Google Maps, no scrolling is required.

Please note that this app anonymous tracks usage using Google Analytics. Nothing nefarious: just successes and failures. It access Google AppEngine to find the image URL.

This app is not sponsored by or affiliated in any way with the traffic.511.org website, 511 service in the San Francisco Bay Area, the Metropolitan Transportation Commission, the California Highway Patrol, the California Department of Transportation, or any transit or paratransit operator.

Obligatory keywords: 101, 280, San Francisco, Palo Alto, Oakland, traffic, map, Dumbarton, Bay Bridge, 84, San Mateo Bridge, 511.

Tags: bay area, bay area traffic, traffic route of bay area, map of bay areas, google map bay area, bay area map, bay area bridge maps, bay area traffic 511, map bay area, bay area traffic widget.

Recently changed in this version

Updated URL to maps image. Apologies for traffic images not working.


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Comments and ratings for Bay Area Traffic
  • (56 stars)

    by Tim Basaker on 06/04/2014

    I love this app and have been using it ever since I got my first Android phone. As a professional driver, it's critical for me to know what traffic is doing in the San Francisco Bay Area, and this app gives me a quick picture of the traffic situation with

  • (56 stars)

    by 4cylpower92 on 23/03/2014

    It hasn't been working the last several days. Usually works great though.

  • (56 stars)

    by Sam Le on 22/03/2014

    You're supposed to click on 1 of the 4 icons at the lower left corner to choose which area you need this app to zoom to, not just looking at the static map and complain. It hangs sometimes when the signal is weak but works well most of the time. Thx.

  • (56 stars)

    by Kaman Nalbandian on 24/12/2013

    It only provides a pixelated traffic overview of the Bay Area.

  • (56 stars)

    by Ahmed Kira on 09/11/2013

    Only a super pixelated image.

  • (56 stars)

    by Alan Wan on 04/07/2013

    Good for driving. But a refresh button and configurable auto refresh would be great.

  • (56 stars)

    by Ronald Mellon on 02/07/2013

    Crap just CRAP.