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See train & bus departures

You can see transit departures from the Google Maps app. Some transit stations show real-time departures while others show a schedule of departures.

See nearby departures
  1. Open the Google Maps app Google Maps.
  2. On the bottom of the screen, tap Transit .
  3. Drag the tab up from the bottom. You'll see information about nearby public transportation.
  4. Scroll up and down to see transit options and times. Scroll left to right to see different transit stations.
  5. Tap on a station to see a list of departures.

Tip: Add the Google Transit Departures widget to see upcoming departures from transit stations around you.

See departures from a specific station
  1. Open the Google Maps app Google Maps.
  2. Search for the station or tap it on the map.
  3. Swipe up on the info card to see the transportation options at the station.
What the colors and icons mean

Green - On schedule and updating in real time

Red - Delayed

Black - Not updating in real time

Caution - Construction or other delays

Add the Google Transit Departures widget on your iPhone or iPad

Note: The instructions below are for iOS 10.

By adding the Google Transit Departures widget, you can see upcoming departures from transit stations around you. Here’s how:

  1. On the lock screen of your iPhone or iPad, swipe left to right until you see a list of widgets.
    Swipe right
  2. Scroll to the bottom and tap Edit.
    Swipe up Tap edit
  3. Tap Add Add "Google Transit Departures" Google Maps.
    Add widget
  4. Tap Done. After you add the widget, you’ll see upcoming departures on your Home screen.
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