CTA Watch

CTA Watch
347 reviews
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Matt Hidinger

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1 MB

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Works with

  • Windows Phone 8.1
  • Windows Phone 8
  • Windows Phone 7.5
  • Windows Phone 7

App requires

  • location services
  • photo, music, and video libraries
  • data services
  • web browser component
  • HD720P (720x1280)
  • WVGA (480x800)
  • WXGA (768x1280)
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Get instant arrivals for all CTA Buses and Trains!

Formerly known as Bus Watch Chicago, CTA Watch is packing a new name and tons more features!

Add train stations to your favorites and get the next arrival instantly on your home screen!

FREE TRIAL never expires and is perfect for infrequent riders! You'll get instant bus arrival times for every CTA route but, if you want to store favorites and locate nearby stops you'll need the full version.

- Glance-and-go interface shows next arrival for your favorite and nearby stops without drilling into them
- Fully interactive map shows exactly where buses are. Also perfect for finding the closest stop to your current location
- Service bulletins alert you to any stop relocations, closures, or major delays/outages

NEW IN 2.2
- Full "L" Train Support
- Revamped home screen to get the info you need even faster
- Nearby Stops on the home screen shows all the buses and train routes around you in an easy to navigate way (with nearby map view!)
- Quick-find box to search through for routes by name or number
- Quick-find box to search stops
- When viewing a stop, you can now flip between the different routes that service it
- Tons of UI and performance improvements
- Authentic Windows Phone transitions between pages
- and lots more!
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  • by Ana 3/16/2015
  • by Matthew 3/9/2015
    Only reason I use Transit Chicago is pinning stops and stations.
  • by Kingsley 3/5/2015
    This app is simply amazing!
  • by User 2/22/2015
    Bus stops are combined with maps. Very useful feature
  • by Xavier 1/25/2015
  • by maddison 1/7/2015
    I really like it alot it let me know. What busses are close and how long they'll be there
  • by Charles 1/6/2015
    The Best .
  • by Shamika 12/29/2014
    I love this app on windows phone wayy better that Android but for some reason its not working any more...its been a week now. I've been trying to figure out how to get it back working. Any Suggestions?
  • by zach 12/15/2014
  • by Alejandra 12/3/2014
    Good app. It has only failed me once and I was about to be late to work. Overall, so worth the money.