Bus Tip Tuesday: Using Tech to Stay on Track
Understanding how to maneuver the bus system can be tricky, but if you are smart and tech savvy, you may be able to avoid some of the pitfalls of bus riding. Taking the bus means keeping track of how early to arrive at the bus stop.
- Tip 1: You should try to be there 5-10 mins early. Although rare, the bus can be early. Know the traffic patterns.
- Tip 2: If you're leaving at rush hour, know that you might not be the only one on the bus or on the road.Know the number of bus stops.
- Tip 3: It helps to plan out when to head to the front of the bus, and know other detailed information.
This Bus Tip Tuesday, we're going to take a glance at how tech makes riding the bus much easier. Various cities have detailed bus route information on their websites that are easily accessible by mobile devices.
In addition, a good number of towns offer apps that keep riders and bus drivers informed about all kinds of travel information.