Transit Chicago

Transit Chicago
803 reviews
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Mohammed Adenwala

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9 MB

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Works with

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

App requires

  • phone identity
  • owner identity
  • location services
  • photo, music, and video libraries
  • data services
  • phone dialer
  • movement and directional sensor
  • web browser component
  • HD720P (720x1280)
  • WVGA (480x800)
  • WXGA (768x1280)
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Transit Chicago is the premiere transit app for METRA, CTA Trains, CTA Buses and NICTD (South Shore Line)! 


• Full OFFLINE transit schedules for METRA and NICTD (South Shore Line!
• REAL-TIME CTA and PACE bus/train arrivals so you know when the next bus/train is coming!
• Real-time alerts/bulletins to tell you why you what’s happening with your favorite routes!
• Pin routes/stops/search for quick access! 
• Pin and DESIGN your own agency live tile or create a panorama of the city on home screen!
• Routes show stops by direction and destination so you know exactly where each train/bus goes and the order of the stops on the route!
• Easily find the nearest routes to you or use advanced search to find a particular stop!
• Online route maps with GPS support to help tell you where exactly on a route you are and help you not be lost or miss getting off at your stop!
• Offline system maps for when you don’t have internet access or are in the subway!
• Taxi and airport information!

THE APP HAS A LIMITED FREE TRIAL WHICH NEVER EXPIRES!  You will have FULL functionality for the first 7 days thereafter the app will continue to operate for FREE but advanced features will be disabled. So if you’re just visiting temporarily, this app can be a great resource!


NEW IN 5.6
-Route data and schedules updated

NEW IN 5.0
-Now includes South Shore Line from NICTD (Northern Indiana Commuter Transit District)
-Bug fixes and additional performance tuning

NEW IN 4.4
-Advanced search for finding stops by name or partial names!
-More customization options in settings page. Ability to turn off features to increase performance!
-Bug fixes

NEW IN 4.0
-Bug fixes

NEW IN 3.0
-Metra support!
-Performance tuned!
-Bug fixes!
Updated schedules for all agencies, but had to remove Pace due to numerous issues from their data feed being incorrect and unusable. Hopefully will return Pace support in the future they have been unwilling to correct the issues I've been asking them to fix for some unknown reason.
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  • by don 3/1/2015
    Poor or no route map of busses;!
  • by Rachel 2/25/2015
    Best CTA app I've tried
  • by Pam 2/25/2015
    Easy to use with all the information I want.
  • by Rich 2/20/2015
    It's great to be able to pin routes, stops, etc. to the start screen, but I wish there were a way to get back to the app's "Home" screen (with agencies, taxis, etc.) after opening a pinned tile. Otherwise, excellent app.
  • by Ryan 2/16/2015
    Works well, currently the best app out there for this purpose.
  • by Michael 2/13/2015
    Great app
  • by Bernie 2/12/2015
    Love it!
  • by Miles 2/11/2015
    Very well done for the features that it includes. The lack of a trip planner means I have to do a lot of switching back and forth with HERE Transit.
  • by Alan 2/7/2015
  • by David 2/7/2015
    Great app. Works well. As others have said - solid. The Divvy add is a good idea for a future enhancement.