Citymapper

Citymapper

500,000 - 1,000,000 downloads

Pros
  • Effective personalized urban journey planning
  • Live data about disruptions, weather conditions, and more
  • Information regarding potential calories burned
  • Gorgeous sleek design
  • Save home, work, and any other location you like
Cons
  • None
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Expert's Review
9.6
Awesome

"The best way from A to B"

Reviewed by / Jun 05, 2014

Comprehensive urban travel tool, making cities easier to use

Ever been frustrated by the clumsiness of figuring out how to get across a complicated city using Google Maps? Citymapper is the sleek, efficient solution. It's now available in New York City, Boston, Paris, Berlin, Madrid, Barcelona, Washington DC, and London. Your current location is auto-detected, and you tell it where to pinpoint as "home," "work," plus any favorite places you know you'll keep coming back to. Choose your preferred method of transport - walking, subway/metro, cab, bike, bus, tram, ferry, whatever - and be presented with suggested routes, including info regarding disruptions in a transport line, how many potential calories you'll burn, and any anticipated inclement weather conditions. The design is just gorgeous and eminently usable. Try it once and you'll never be able to go back to another maps app ever again.

Tags: citymapper london, city mapper london, citymapper saved place.

Developer's original description available here
The ultimate transit app! NEW YORK CITY, CHICAGO, SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA, WASHINGTON DC, BOSTON, London, Paris, Berlin, Madrid, Barcelona. (more coming..)

"Citymapper is, quite simply, the best travel app to be introduced to New York City"- NYTimes

* Grand Prize Winner of NYC MTA App Quest 2013
* Best Overall Mobile App 2014 (Mobile World Congress/ GSMA)
* Play Pick, Apps to Watch, Top Developer (Android, Play Store)
* Designs of the Year 2014 (London Design Museum)
* Essential App of the Year (Stuff Magazine)

Our mission is to make cities easier to use. Citymapper is reinventing the urban transport / transit app in the world's most complicated cities, specifically for Android devices.

- Comprehensive. A to B journey planner including all transport modes (walk, bus, subway/ metro, cycle/ bike, cab/ taxi, train/ rail, tram, ferry).

- Real-time data. Live info on all modes of transport where available.

- Simple, fast, usable and award winning design.

- Full of features. Disruptions/ status info, notifications, calories burned, metro map, saved routes, weather, Meet Me Somewhere, taxi booking with Hailo. Personalization: ability to tailor the app around your needs. All sorts of things you need or may not even realize that you need to manage your life in the city.

- Rapid updates. We will keep improving this app until its the best one on your phone.

- Now supports Android Wear, alerting you about live subway disruptions on your Smartwatch.

***** User Reviews:
- "If I could only have one app on my phone, this would be it."
- "I use it every day. They have literally thought of everything."
- "The most useful and well developed app on Android."
- "Without a doubt this is my most useful app."
- "Best transport app I have ever used."
- “The best journey planner app there.”
- "I would be literally lost without it. This is possibly the best app EVER and is updated regularly, love the humour and hardwork that has gone into this app :)"
- "Combines tasks I have several apps for, now I can just keep one."
- "Greatest thing since the invention of transport apps."

Available agencies:
- New York: Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA), Metro-North Railroad (MNR), Long Island Rail Road (LIRR), Nassau Inter-County Express (NICE), New Jersey Transit
- San Francisco: BART, MUNI Metro, MUNI Bus, Caltrain, AC Transit, SamTrans, Golden Gate Transit, VTA
- Chicago: CTA Bus, 'L', METRA, PACE Bus, Divvy Bikes
- Paris: Régie Autonome des Transports Parisiens (RATP), Société Nationale des Chemins de fer Français (SNCF), Réseau Express Régional (RER), Transilien
- Berlin: VBB Verkehrsverbund Berlin-Brandenburg GmbH
- London: Transport for London (TfL), Underground, Overground, Dockland Light Railway (DLR), Tramlink, National Rail
- Boston: Massachusetts Port Authority (Massport), Massachusetts Bap Transport Authority
- Washington DC: Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA), DC Circulator
- Barcelona: Transports Metropolitans de Barcelona (TMB), Metro Barcelona, Bicing, Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat de Catalunya (FGC)
- Madrid: Empresa Municipal de Transportes de Madrid (EMT), Metro Madrid

Please note: the app requires data access and works best with GPS/location.
Questions? Email us at support(at)citymapper(dot)com.

Recently changed in this version

Welcome winners of Citymapper.com/nextcity: Saaan Franciscoo and Chicagooo!

That's the entire San Francisco Bay Area: BART, Caltrain, MUNI Metro, Ferries, Bike Share, the F (whatisit), Streetcars, VTA Rail, BUSES, there's a lot in there, and it's real-time. Plus BART MUNI service updates from Twitter. Cool. Wander the entire bay area just on transit. But wear protection.

Chicago, we got the 'L', the buses including suburban Pace, the Divvy, the Metra, and we'd say more if we had spa..


Comments and ratings for Citymapper
  • (74)

    by Emmanuel Otchere on 11/09/2014

    Now not so much a functional companion.

  • (74)

    by Robert Alleyne on 11/09/2014

    When in a new city this app is amazing. The variety of transport options is very well thought out. It can even teach locals a few new routes!

  • (74)

    by David Lewis on 11/09/2014

    I'm a new Yorker and I use 2 used hop stop 2 get around the city, but city mapper is just as good as hop stop and even better than hop stop.. City mapper will be my #1 app 4 getting around my city from now on period!!

  • (74)

    by Linda Nanyunja on 11/09/2014

    This is literally the best travel app I could ever have it combines all modes of transport perfectly and really helps with planning!

  • (74)

    by C. Gorlla on 11/09/2014

    How can you not have the USA's 2nd most populous city? 5 stars till LA Metro+Surrounding Systems (Santa Clarita, etc) if possible are added.

  • (74)

    by Wq Chen on 11/09/2014

    I like the "get me anywhere" feature provides all different options: cycle, bus, bus in rainy days, metro, walk, etc. Very helpful for tourist like me in Paris.

  • (74)

    by ashley edwards on 11/09/2014

    The only travel app you need