DC Rider

DC Rider

10,000 - 50,000 downloads

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DC Rider is an app from the Washington Post Express built for Metro-riding Washingtonians. Find out when the next train will serve your station and get updated advisories from Metro. Find the nearest station and view its entrances on a street map. Read the latest news about D.C.-area transit. Determine your route options and see fare info in the trip planner.

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Recently changed in this version

- Bug fixes
- Improved performance

Comments and ratings for DC Rider
  • (58 stars)

    by Tim Shiaris on 12/04/2014

    Kills data and battery

  • (58 stars)

    by Nelson Thurman on 05/04/2014

    This was a useful app for tracking metro trains. Fairly reliable. However it is a big background data user and a battery drain. At one point I was able to turn off the background data but can't find that option after a recent update. Reluctantly uninstall

  • (58 stars)

    by Weizhe Yu on 04/04/2014

    Haven't open for a week but still eating date! 120mb

  • (58 stars)

    by David Gibson on 03/04/2014

    Half my commute is by bus and this app doesn't show any bus info. The train info looks good, but there are other DC Metro apps that provide more information.

  • (58 stars)

    by Jen Lamberth on 26/03/2014

    This is a great app and comes in handy for people who aren't familiar with the schedules. My only issue is the data usage. My largest amount of data used in the last 15 days (879MB) was from this app. I've only used it a few times in the last 2 weeks...so

  • (58 stars)

    by Alan Sease on 12/02/2014

    Great for checking when the next train will arrive.

  • (58 stars)

    by John Kabler on 22/01/2014

    The app works well, but sucks down data in the background, even if it hasn't been opened in months. This is bad engineering at is finest. Uninstalling.