Progressive Railroading

Newsletter Sign Up
Stay updated on news, articles and information for the rail industry



This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.






Rail News Home Internet/Digital

11/26/2019



Rail News: Internet/Digital

BART to add train tracking feature to app


BART mobile app users will soon be able to see the type of train that is arriving at a station.
Photo – BART

advertisement

Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) will upgrade their mobile application later this month so that riders can track the location of trains in real time. 

The new app feature enables riders to see the type of train — new or legacy — that is arriving at a station and display canceled trips for each station to make it clear when a scheduled train has been removed from service, BART officials said in a press release.

In 2020, BART also plans to expand its parking payment options in the app to all stations, and to daily commuters. Currently, the app only offers parking payment options for Early Bird Express riders and carpoolers at select stations.



Contact Progressive Railroading editorial staff.

More News from 11/26/2019