Transit Apps

Transit Apps

Whether you're on the go or just planning your next trip, transit apps put schedule and route information at your fingertips. The Riverside Transit Agency is proud to make our information available to a wide range of app developers so you can get rapid, convenient, and accurate travel assistance straight from your smartphone, tablet or laptop. Here's a quick glimpse at some transit apps that caught our eye. Click on the links below and find out for yourself which app works best for you.


BusWatchBusWatch | DOWNLOAD
FREE –  All operating systems

RTA’s BusWatch is a free service on your smartphone, tablet or computer that by using a GPS, pinpoints the location and estimated arrival time of your bus. BusWatch shows you in real-time where buses are on a map and estimates when they will arrive at your stop. You can also subscribe to receive information on the routes you use.

CitymapperCitymapper | DOWNLOAD
FREE –  All operating systems

Citymapper is the ultimate transit app. You can check departures in real-time, find the fastest route combining travel by bus, subway, train, ferry, taxi, car sharing, bike sharing and walking. Citymapper gives step-by-step directions and send alerts when your favorite lines are disrupted. The app also features Uber integration and constant updates.

googleTransitGoogle Transit | DOWNLOAD
FREE – All operating systems

Transit on Google Maps is a public transportation planning tool that combines the latest RTA bus data with the power of Google Maps. It integrates stop, route, and schedule and fare information to make trip planning quick and easy for everyone.

moovitMoovit | DOWNLOAD
FREE –  All operating systems

Moovit offers real-time public transit information and GPS navigation across transit modes, including buses, ferries, rapid transit (metro/ subway/ underground, etc.) and trains. You can access a live map, view nearby stops and stations based on their current GPS location, as well as plan trips across transportation modes in real-time.


The Transit App | DOWNLOAD
FREE – iOS, Android

Wherever you are, just pull Transit out of your pocket and quickly see next departures for all public transit routes near you. Works in over 50 cities across North America and Europe with many more on the way.

GTFS Data for Developers

Riverside Transit Agency is pleased to offer access to our schedule data meeting GTFS specifications. Our data feed is available for download here. This feed is updated regularly so make sure you check often. The data includes all of our stops, routes, trips, scheduled info, and geographic data for our system.

Riverside Transit Agency

Riverside Offices
1825 Third Street
P.O. Box 59968
Riverside, CA 92517-1968
(951) 565-5000
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Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Closed Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays.

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(951) 565-5002
Hours of Operation: 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. weekdays, 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. weekends.

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