New app-service “mosgortransa” will help to know about the arrival of the bus to stop
Mobile app with the alarm function will remind that the passenger bus, tram or trolley comes to a stop. Prepares the appropriate application of GUP “Mosgortrans”.
In the Appendix will be a special function – alarm-reminder. “Not to stand at the bus stop, you will be able to set the alarm, – said the head of GUP “Mosgortrans” Yevgeny Mikhailov. For example, to indicate that you need to leave no later than 10:30, and knowing that to go to the bus stop 5-7 minutes, the app will alert you in advance about the arrival of the nearest bus, trolley-bus or tram.”
The app will be able to plan routes involving all types of transport, including land transport. “The passenger will be able to see any stop and find out what transport it come and on what schedule,” – said Mikhailov.
According to him, the new service is passing test operation. “When the 100-percent readiness of the application, we with the consent of the Department of transport will launch it,” – said the head of “Mosgortrans”.
The service will also be possible to predict journey time, to learn about the cost of travel and the location of nearest points of sale. The app will be available on smartphones running iOS, Android and Windows Phone.