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Travel apps

Everyone travels differently

Find an app that suits the way you travel.

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Opal Travel

Plan your trip on the go, top up your Opal card, follow your bus in real-time and receive notifications when you’re approaching your destination

Best for: Accessibility, Trip planning

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Moovit

Compares all travel options from real time travel options, provides live directions, travel alerts, stop alerts and notifications for service delays.

Best for: Accessibility, Opal Fares, Trip planning

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Trip Go

Plan your travel using a combination of transport modes, real-time info and travel alerts. It also let’s you know how to get to places in the fastest, cheapest and most environmentally friendly way.

Best for: Accessibility, Opal Fares, School Buses, Travel Alerts, Trip planning

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Transit

Plan your trip with real-time data and see next departures from your current location. Also includes offline timetables and maps.

Best for: Regional Services, Travel Alerts, Trip planning

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City Mapper

A multimodal journey planner offering info on departures, service delays, trip costs across all modes including: bus, train, ferry, light rail, taxi, car share, cycling and walking.

Best for: Regional Services, School Buses, Travel Alerts, Trip planning

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NextThere

NextThere displays when the next public transport services are due to depart from where you currently are. It can show you which services will get you to your chosen destination most efficiently.

Best for: Regional Services, School Buses, Seat Availability, Travel Alerts, Trip planning

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Stop Announcer

Designed to assist vision impaired customers navigate their way on public transport using a clear, high-contrast display and uses GPS to track your device’s location and announce stops along your route.

Best for: Accessibility, Opal Fares, Regional Services, Trip planning

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On Demand

The Newcastle Transport On Demand app enables you to book a bus to and from anywhere within the “on demand” area, matching customers going in the same direction as you via a customised and flexible route.

Newcastle Transport On Demand operates in south eastern Lake Macquarie. Find out if On Demand is available in your area.

Best for: Travelling in south eastern Lake Macquarie

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