Get train and bus departures

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

Find nearby departures

  1. On your your mobile device, open the Google Maps app Maps.
  2. Enter a destination and tap Directions Directions.
  3. At the top, tap Public Transport Public transport.
    • Optional: To select a preferred mode of transportation and route, tap Options and then Done
  4. Scroll up and down to see public transport options and times. Tap a route for directions.

Tip: After you select your trip, to pin your frequent trips, tap Pin . Learn more about pinning your trips and the Go tab

Station crowd levels

When you make a journey on public transport you might be able to find out how crowded a station is. When it’s available, you’ll find crowd-level information under the name of the station. The information is based on public transport data.

Find departures from a specific station

  1. Open the Google Maps app Maps.
  2. Search for the station or tap it on the map.
What the colours and icons mean

Green – On schedule and updating in real time

Red – Delayed, updating in real time

Black – Not updating in real time

Caution – Construction or other delays

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