London Bus Checker

London Bus Checker

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The UK's best-selling travel app† has landed on Android phones, so now you can instantly see when your bus is coming, at any of London's 20,000 bus stops!

• Bus Checker - as featured on BBC Click, The Telegraph, Guardian Online, The Independent & Wired UK •

★ Instantly see when your bus is due ✔ Real-time information - not from timetables ✔ Covers 20,000 bus stops! ✔ Full route maps - see where your bus goes! ✔ Real-time diversion/cancellation info ✔ Auto-locate nearest stops on map ✔ View live arrivals on your home screen ✔ Store your favourites ★

"I'm not surprised this app has leapt to the top of the
UK travel charts since its launch" - Kate Russell, BBC Click

You know those little black 'countdown' boxes on bus shelters? Well, with Bus Checker, you can carry them in your pocket, wherever you are - for all of London's 20,000 bus stops. No more sprinting down the road then finding the bus is ten minutes away! So that's more time at home. Or in bed.

What's more, Bus Checker doesn't use a timetable - it gets the real, live information for each bus as it moves around London; meaning it's both accurate and reliable.

In addition, Bus Checker shows you accurate route maps of all London's 700 bus routes, allows you to search by place name or postcode.. ..see exactly where your bus goes, and when it's coming!

• Live, updated countdown display of bus arrivals.
• Real-time GPS map of nearest bus stops.
• Full route maps for all London Bus Routes - see exactly where your bus goes.
• Service information - diversions/closures/cancellations.
• Home screen widget - live arrivals for your favourite stops.
• Tap on bus numbers to filter the list: see screenshots.
• Details bus stop information - routes/map location/direction.
• Map/route number display - find the right bus to get you home!

Download Bus Checker today - and never miss that last bus of the night again! Although if you do, we're not picking you up from the taxi rank in Morden.*


Data provided by Transport for London

Please uninstall then re-install the app - this resolves the vast majority of issues. For more help, please see our support website or get in touch. (and please do this before leaving bad reviews! We do read every support request we receive)


* - Note to tourists: Morden is at the very bottom of the Northern line on the London tube - and frequently where late-night travellers find themselves waking up.

† - Source iOS App Store & Google Play, November 2011 - June 2012

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Recently changed in this version

- Stability enhancements; thanks for your feedback.

- Major upgrade to Google Maps V2; vector maps: now sharper, clearer and better.
- Added 3D route maps; now you can explore bus routes in a whole new dimension!
- StopAlerts have come to Android! - Bus Checker can wake you up when you get to your bus stop!

Thanks for all your continued support and feedback as we continue to improve Bus Checker. Send us your hints, suggestions and more to

Comments and ratings for London Bus Checker
  • (74 stars)

    by 390052Knight on 18/04/2014

    Excellent for when you're on the move and need to find your nearest stop. Can be used as a widget which is very convenient Doesn't have links to TFL pages such as the comments box. Bit of a downer when morons driving the 28 ignore you but otherwise exce

  • (74 stars)

    by Mark Adams on 17/04/2014

    Does the job.

  • (74 stars)

    by daniel barker on 09/04/2014

    Works really well

  • (74 stars)

    by peter kane on 08/04/2014

    Very good need I say more

  • (74 stars)

    by Sharon Clews on 02/04/2014

    Great app. Accurate and easy to use. Thanks

  • (74 stars)

    by Al Hashmi on 26/03/2014

    I used this paid app on The Samsung S2 S3 and Note S3 and has delivered excellent results a must for any London bus traveller in my honest opinion.

  • (74 stars)

    by Gerard Bergin on 26/03/2014

    Very good app never have to wait in the cold for the bus anymore