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Next time you need to explain to someone how to get somewhere, you can just whip out Moovit and share step-by-step directions with them. Start by planning your trip, and once you view the Trip Directions, you can either tap the ‘Share’ button on the top right or you can scroll to the bottom of… View Article

Top-5 Insights from APTA’s Sustainability & Multimodal Planning Workshop

Summary:  The American Public Transportation Association (APTA) held its annual Sustainability & Multimodal Planning Workshop in Boston, Massachusetts this week, from July 28 – 31, 2019.  This workshop is the premier forum for advancing cutting-edge practices in sustainability, multimodal planning, and scheduling in public transportation with a focus on increasing efficiencies, resiliency, and integration. Transit… View Article

Moovit Spotlights at 2019 Microsoft Inspire 

Microsoft Inspire is the largest annual cross-border annual event for the Microsoft partners community. And, this year, between July 14th -18th, tens of thousands of partners and Microsoft employees — from more than 130 countries — came together in Las Vegas, Nevada, to connect, collaborate, and celebrate as one community. For Moovit, it was an… View Article

Completing the Urban Mobility Puzzle: Moovit Offers Taxis to Italy via FREE NOW Partnership

Moovit’s New Partner in Italy In today’s world — to get smoothly from place to place — all you need is a smartphone and the right app. Enter Moovit, the world’s #1 urban mobility app. In this context, Moovit frequently integrates world-leading mobility providers, in conjunction with public transit options. And, Italy has just been… View Article

Moovit at NOAH: “The Future Lies in MaaS (Mobility-as-a-Service)”

“The future lies in MaaS (Mobility-as-a-Service)” is the message Moovit’s CEO & Co-Founder, Nir Erez made clear when discussing the future of mobility in a Fireside Chat with Walter Masalin, Partner at NGP Capital, during the NOAH Conference in Berlin. In this context, NOAH has the goal to bring together future-shaping executives and investors active across… View Article

The ONCE Foundation & Moovit Team Up to Make Public Transport More Accessible and Inclusive

We are excited to announce that Moovit and the ONCE Foundation have reached a collaboration agreement, with the goal of making public transportation usage by blind and visually impaired people easier and safer than ever. In this context, Fundación ONCE was formed from the Organización Nacional de Ciegos de España ONCE (the Spanish National Organisation… View Article

Moovit: Your Father’s Day Travel Companion

Father’s Day presents can be difficult. I’m the person who usually buys socks or maybe the random tech accessory that the man (men) in my life maybe didn’t want — or, even need. And, while today signifies the day to celebrate “Dad” or “Grandpa” or another special figure in your life — I, we, understand… View Article

Introducing Moovit Version 5.35 for iOS | Or, the “Get to your Meeting On-time” Version

We are always trying to create a smoother, more efficient mobility experience. And, with each new version we take into factors that will up our game within these realms as well as user requests, trends — and what we, as human beings, might want too. This version will help get you where you NEED to… View Article

Moovit Shares Accessibility Journey at Microsoft’s Ability Summit

We at Moovit firmly believe that mobility is a basic human right for everyone. This belief was echoed just last week in a publication released by Microsoft’s Transform, entitled “ How Moovit improved its app to help people with disabilities ride transit with confidence — as well as in a Fireside Chat, including Moovit &… View Article

Teamwork Makes the Dream Work: Moovit Wins Over Fans with Smooth Transit During EuroLeague’s Final Four Weekend

For so many around the world, basketball is everything: the speed of the game, the swish of the net when a 3-point shot lands with pinpointed precision, the roaring crowd with each and every play. Loyal fans travel from near and far to feel a piece of the magic that accompanies basketball. And, this is… View Article

Moovit Releases Special Version for Europe’s Iconic Song Contest in Cooperation with the Tel Aviv-Jaffa Municipality

Moovit is committed to helping patrons of Europe’s largest & iconic song contest from around the world, including launching a special version for the festive event. It will include full English localization of Israel’s transit lines and stations, as well as details about the special shuttle routes to the song contest’s expo and the Tel… View Article

Moovit Congratulates Uber for launching Public Transport in London

Live from London, Uber CEO, Dara Khosrowshahi announced via his personal Twitter account the launch of London public transport data and routes within the Uber app. With this development, we are excited to continue the expansion of our partnership with Uber to London. Moovit is partnering with Uber to provide its world-leading transit APIs for… View Article

Moovit Partners with SpotHero to Simplify Commuting and Reduce Congestion in San Francisco

Moovit today announced a partnership with SpotHero, the #1 marketplace and mobility platform for off-street parking in North America. The partnership will make it even easier for Moovit users to drive, park and ride public transit on their daily commutes using SpotHero’s network of parking facilities. The San Francisco Bay Area is the first market for… View Article

International Women’s Day: New Agreement Announced for Women in Public Transport

Moovit is a strong advocate of public transit for all. This includes not only people of all walks of life riding transit, but also all people working within the transportation industry. So today, on International Women’s Day, we are grateful for a new agreement between The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) and International Association of… View Article

Moovit City Experts: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

While it was winter for people in the northern hemisphere, in Rio de Janeiro, it was the peak of the summer when five of Moovit’s local community members we call Mooviters met up for a fun December day out with a specific mission: improve urban mobility in Rio as part of Moovit’s latest City Experts… View Article

Drive, Park, Ride: Moovit and TomTom Align With Microsoft to Introduce World’s First Truly Comprehensive Multi-Modal Trip Planner

Some of the world’s top urban mobility leaders today unveiled the world’s first comprehensive multi-modal trip planner, a solution to reduce congestion in cities around the world that will enable developers to build richer apps for consumers to get around their cities. Executives from Moovit, a leading Mobility as a Service (MaaS) provider and the… View Article

Inter Milan Collaborates with Moovit to Improve Mobility for Football Fans in Milan

Italian football club Inter Milan is collaborating with Moovit, the world’s #1 public transit app and leading Mobility as a Service (MaaS) provider, to help its fans arrive at matches at San Siro Stadium as well as all Italian and European matches,  starting 3 February 2019 for the Inter Milan-Bologna game. Inter supporters will be… View Article

Uber Taps Moovit for Its Transit Data

Moovit, a leading Mobility as a Service (MaaS) provider and the world’s #1 urban mobility app, today announced it is partnering with Uber to provide its industry-leading transit APIs for Uber app’s new integration with public transit, which Uber announced today. Moovit Co-founder and CEO Nir Erez said, “Uber is a visionary company that has… View Article

Moovit Launches TimePro to Provide Accurate Real-Time Bus Arrivals and Increase Ridership

Moovit has launched Moovit TimePro (watch it in action), the most accurate real-time vehicle location system. It’s the latest MaaS solution that enables transit agencies to ensure their passengers are happy while solving operational efficiency problems and keeping urban transit flowing. In addition to transit agencies, passengers benefit from TimePro as they are able to better… View Article

New Feature on Moovit: Service Alert Notifications

We know how important it is for our users to have a smooth journey on public transit and how frustrating it can be to encounter unforeseen disruptions on your usual commute to and from work. Moovit already provides detailed service alerts for all routes, however now, it’s possible to personalize your service alerts. We’ve made… View Article

Moovit and Toronto Developmental Service Agencies Launch Program to Increase Transit Rider Independence

Adults in Toronto with an intellectual or developmental disability (IDD) will be able to use public transit more independently through a new app called Discover My Route. The app provides trip planning, real-time arrival information, and GPS-style step-by-step directions including “Get Off Notifications” that let the rider know when their stop is coming. Customized to… View Article

GoTo Mobility integrates with Moovit

Moovit (www.moovit.com) integrates GoTo Mobility (www.goto.global) to offer commuters a complete Mobility as a Service (MaaS) experience. GoTo Mobility is a vehicle sharing technology platform that powers mobility operators in 13 cities around the world. GoTo’s customers’ Autotel’s free floating and CAR2GO’s one way and round-trip shared services now appear in the Moovit app, allowing… View Article

Moovit’s University Program Graduates from the University of Naples

Students of one of Italy’s most distinguished universities, the University of Naples ‘Federico II,’ were the latest group to participate in Moovit’s University Program, a unique crowdsourcing activity that benefits transit riders around the world. At the headquarters of TeMALab, the Territory Mobility and Environment Laboratory of the Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering,… View Article

Moovit Hires Ziv Kabaretti as VP of Products

Consumer tech industry veteran Ziv Kabaretti as Vice President of Products, capping a six-month process of bolstering Moovit’s executive team to support worldwide growth and expansion. Last August Moovit promoted Yovav Meydad to Chief Growth and Marketing Officer to focus on app user growth and demand generation for Moovit’s commercial products. In September, Frank Kopas… View Article

Happy Holidays from Moovit: 2018 Round Up

Moovit is no stranger to rapid growth, however Moovit’s progress in 2018 has been unlike any in our six-year history. As we approach the holidays, it’s a good time to reflect on all of our achievements. Moovit’s Top 10 Highlights of 2018 1. Raised its Series D round of funding of $50M, led by Intel… View Article

Commuter Kate: Tips for the Festive Season in London – Winter Wonderland

Although I never look forward to the 11 hour flight from San Francisco, it’s always a treat to go back to my hometown of London for the holidays. London gets a bad rap for its weather, but in the winter, if you’re wrapped up appropriately, the crisp air can be really pleasant — something I… View Article

Moovit and Center for Mobility Equity Partner to Provide the Best Public Transit Information to Riders in Maryland

Center for Mobility Equity chooses Moovit as its official journey planner Moovit, a leading Mobility as a Service (MaaS) provider and the #1 transit app, and Center for Mobility Equity, a nonprofit organization that provides transportation information throughout Maryland, today announced a partnership to provide the most accurate transit data to public transit riders using… View Article

Moovit-led Safe Shift proposal is chosen as winner of City of Tomorrow Challenge

We’re proud that Ford Motor Company has announced a Moovit-led proposal is a winner in its City of Tomorrow Challenge. The proposal, named Safe Shift, addresses mobility issues in the greater Pittsburgh area. Objectives of Safe Shift Safe Shift’s aims to help Pittsburgh’s night shift workers, particularly women, travel to and from work safely and… View Article

Moovit at Smart City Expo World Congress: The Highlights

Earlier this month, Moovit sent members of its team to Barcelona, Spain to present Moovit’s Mobility as a Service (MaaS) solutions at one of the world’s biggest mobility events of the year, Smart City Expo World Congress. The congress, that’s located in Barcelona’s impressive Gran Via promised to be a meeting spot for smart city… View Article

Moovit to the Museum: Transit Riders Benefit With an Easier Journey to the Annual Latke Festival at the Brooklyn Museum

Moovit, the World’s #1 Transit App, Teams Up with the Latke Festival to Make it Easier for People to Ride Public Transit to the Famous Potato Pancake Event on Monday, December 3 In honor of its tenth anniversary, the Latke Festival — one of New York City’s tastiest holiday happenings — has chosen Moovit as… View Article

Commuter Kate: Tips for Surviving the Holidays

In the U.S., today is the busiest travel day of the year. Thanksgiving, otherwise known as “Turkey Day”, marks the beginning of the holiday season where traveling to visit family, or taking family vacations is extremely popular. Even if you aren’t in the U.S. I’ve  pulled together my tips for making it to 2019 with… View Article

Commuter Kate: Tips for Surviving the Holidays

In the U.S., today is the busiest travel day of the year. Thanksgiving, otherwise known as “Turkey Day”, marks the beginning of the holiday season where traveling to visit family, or taking family vacations is extremely popular. Even if you aren’t in the U.S. I’ve  pulled together my tips for making it to 2019 with… View Article

Commuter Kate: What’s Mobility as a Service (MaaS)?

Until recently, the concept of people movement has been more of an art than a science. With the new concept of Mobility as a Service (MaaS), technology can provide the data to increase efficiency in public transit and serve the urban mobility industry. But what exactly is Mobility as a Service? Mobility as a Service,… View Article

Moovit is announced as Huawei’s Urban Mobility Brand Partner in new Strategic Partnership

Last week on 8 November, Huawei announced the expansion of its user-centric Mobile Services open platform and ecosystem by new strategic global and local partners, one of which was Moovit. During a ceremony at the Huawei European Partner Convention 2018, Moovit signed an MOU to integrate its premium urban mobility features into Huawei’s premium features…. View Article

Meet Moovit at Smart City Expo World Congress in Barcelona

It’s a busy time of year for Moovit, with the team presenting at multiple conferences around the world. This week, Moovit Co-Founder and CEO Nir Erez spoke at Web Summit in Lisbon where he not only shared Moovit’s vision on the future of urban mobility, but also announced a new partnership with Microsoft where Moovit… View Article

Moovit to Provide Public Transit Data for Microsoft Azure Maps

World’s leading urban mobility transit data and analytics company to provide quality public transit services for Microsoft Azure developers Moovit, the world’s largest urban mobility data and analytics company and #1 transit app, today announced it will integrate its public transit information to Azure Maps to help developers build richer apps for billions of commuters… View Article

Commuter Kate: Tricks for Riding Transit on Halloween

Traveling on public transit doesn’t have to spook you out this Halloween. If you’re riding across town to trick or treat, ditch the uncomfortable broomstick and ride public transit instead. Plan your trip  —  Planning ahead means you can get step-by-step directions to your destination via public transit. Confidence is everything when traveling to the… View Article

Commuter Kate: The History of Public Transit

My colleague Steve recently told me how his grandmother commuted to work on Angel Island in San Francisco Bay in 1915. She rode a glistening new cable car to a dock and boarded a steam-powered ferry to cross the Bay. It got me thinking about how far we’ve come from the horse and cart days,… View Article

Moovit and Rock The Vote Simplify Getting to the Polls to Vote

Together, Moovit and Rock The Vote are helping to facilitate voter turnout in the U.S. 2018 Midterms by making it as easy as possible for eligible voters to find out where to vote and get there via local mass transit. Rock The Vote, a non-profit organization focused on building the long-term political power of young… View Article

Moovit City Experts: New Mooviter Community Initiative Takes Place in Bucharest

A new community initiative and the next frontier of Moovit’s community programs saw Mooviters, both veterans and newcomers, hit the streets of Bucharest to improve the local public transit information in the Romanian capital city. The Mooviter Community is a group of over 450,000 passionate local editors who help map and maintain local transit information… View Article

Euroleague Basketball Names Moovit Official Mobility Partner For 2018-19 Season

Fans Attending Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Games Can Get A More Efficient Ride To And From The Arenas. Moovit has been chosen by Euroleague Basketball as the Official Mobility Partner for the 2018/19 Turkish Airlines Euroleague season, including the showcase Final Four event in Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain in May 2019. This continues a successful pilot program launched for… View Article

Commuter Kate: Public Transit for Blind Riders

World Sight Day is on 11 October this year and made me think about public transit accessibility for blind people. Traveling on the bus or train can be complicated enough, but imagine not being able to see which number bus is arriving or be able to read the train schedule.   According to the World… View Article

Commuter Kate: What to watch on your commute

We normally associate binge watching TV shows to the evening or weekends, on our couch, but who says you can’t use your commute to catch up on the latest shows? Every month streaming sites like Netflix, Hulu and Amazon Prime Video release new series and films that make your commute by public transit feel faster,… View Article

Hey Siri, Get Me Home (With Moovit)

iPhone users, update your phones. Exclusively on iOS 12 and Moovit’s latest update, you’re able to use Moovit via Siri Shortcuts. Hands full? In a rush? Now you can select your favorite destination, for example, work, home or the gym, and view any transit station or line by asking Siri. Pick a command like “Get… View Article

Commuter Kate: 12 Benefits Of Using Public Transit That You Probably Hadn’t Thought Of

You may think that how you get to work doesn’t really impact your life, career or future prospects much, if at all. All actions have consequence though, and in life we make certain choices without thinking them through fully. Below, I’ve outlined some benefits of using public transit that you may not have fully thought… View Article

Commuter Kate: Time to Ditch Your Car — It’s World Car Free Day

It seems like there’s a special day for just about everything these days. From World Hat Day, and World Kiss a Ginger Day to World Pumpkin Spice Latte Day. In addition to World Ice Cream Day (my favorite is Haagen Daz Coffee, thanks for asking), there’s one that stands out for me — World Car… View Article

Moovit at 2020 Cities Today Conference

Steve Swasey here. Moovit Global VP of Sales Frank Kopas and I had the pleasure of joining an esteemed group of city and state transit officials the past two days at the 2020 Cities Today Club, a global forum focused on the future of urban mobility. Delegates from Quito, Ecuador, Vancouver, British Columbia, Calgary and… View Article

Commuter Kate: What’s public transit’s role on environmental sustainability?

As people become more and more conscious of our environment, I thought it would be interesting to understand the role transit plays in environmental sustainability. With humans having taken advantage of the earth’s precious resources for far too long, we now look at ways in which we can reverse some of the damage we’ve done… View Article

Moovit Appoints Frank Kopas as Vice President, Worldwide Sales

Moovit is excited to announce the appointment of Frank Kopas as the newest member of its Executive Team in the role of Vice President, Worldwide Sales. Frank is based in San Francisco and reports to Co-Founder and CEO Nir Erez.   Kopas will build a Global Sales Organization for Moovit’s Mobility as a Service (MaaS)… View Article

Commuter Kate: What is a Smart City?

As with many industries, certain terms get used so often and become mainstream that we forget this industry jargon can be confusing for the average person. “Smart city” is one of these terms. Below, you can find some simple explanations for a complicated concept. What is a smart city? There are many ways of defining… View Article

Commuter Kate: How to Make a Difference in your Community

Last week’s blog was all about back to school tips. One of the tips was to get involved in extracurricular activities, like joining the Moovit University Program. This got me thinking about joining forces with other like-minded individuals to get something important done, like mapping out your local bus route. Not only does something like… View Article

Moovit Improves Service Alerts on App

Service disruptions to public transit can happen for various reason, whether it’s unforeseen circumstances like leaves on the train tracks or a road closure for a planned parade. Knowledge is power, so although disruptions can be a nuisance, Moovit aims to reduce the element of surprise. When you plan your trip via public transit, you… View Article

Commuter Kate: Back to School Tips

As a young adult, I vividly remember the deep feeling of sadness as the summertime drew to a close. No more sleeping in or doing whatever you want on a whim. Now I think back to my high school and college years, the start of a new year was was like the “Sunday Scaries” we… View Article

Moovit Appoints Yovav Meydad as Chief Marketing Officer

Moovit’s goal is to become part of every urban ride in the world and reach one billion users by 2021. It’s a goal that’s achievable through the hard work of Moovit’s global team, and with thanks to our users who choose Moovit to help them with their urban mobility, and by sharing Moovit with their… View Article

Moovit Named Official Mobility App for Asian Games

Moovit has been chosen as the official mobility app for the Asian Games (Asiad), which starts on 18 August through 2 September 2018 in Jakarta and Palembang, Indonesia. The Asiad is the second largest multi-sport event after the Olympics with teams from 44 countries participating and three million fans expected to attend.  The Asiad Steering Committee… View Article

Commuter Kate: Celebrities Are Just Like Us (When They Ride Public Transit)

The recent announcement of Canadian funny-man Seth Rogen becoming the voice of public transit in Vancouver and Toronto made me chuckle. The actor will provide humorous transit announcements and offer passengers tips on how to behave on Translink’s transportation. (Click here to read my own tips for proper public transit etiquette.) No doubt, Seth’s announcements… View Article

Commuter Kate: Should We Make Public Transit Free?

People movement is a hot topic, and the transportation world is certainly due for a shakeup. With the introduction of premium but affordable door-to-door services like ride-sharing being added to the transportation mix over the past few years, for some people, the idea of riding public transit is no longer a thing.   A recent… View Article

Commuter Kate: The Best Cities to Explore Using Public Transit

In the Northern Hemisphere, we’re in the heart of the summer travel season. But by the time you add up the cost of flights, accommodation, dining out and purchasing souvenirs, you may have put off that summer vacation! Traveling costs can be overwhelming, so it’s important to save where you can. One way is to… View Article

Moovit to Help Fans Get to the International Champions Cup

Moovit will help AS Roma fans have a smoother journey to the International Champions Cup soccer matches across the U.S. this summer.   For all three AS Roma games, Moovit will provide special instructions for AS Roma fans about the best public transit routes to ride, including how to arrive at the dedicated fan areas… View Article

Commuter Kate’s Top Tips for the Business Traveler

Traveling can be stressful whether it’s with the family for your summer vacation or traveling for business. At least for the former, there might be some rest and relaxation (and maybe a beach) at the end of it. But for business travelers, it’s more likely to be an important meeting you have to prepare for…. View Article

Getting Around Washington DC On Public Transit Using Moovit

Moovit has increased the number of transit agencies connected to the Washington DC and Baltimore metro area on the app to provide comprehensive coverage of the area. The transit agencies include: Allegany Transit GTFS Annapolis Transit Baltimore-Washington International (BWI) Airport Shuttle Calvert County Public Transportation Carroll Transit System Cecil Transit Charles County VanGO Charm City… View Article

A Technical Case Study: Moovit Deploys Spotinst MLB to Ensure Performance & Sustainability

Moovit users expect and require a fast and streamlined experience when using the world-leading urban mobility app. To accomplish maximum speed, efficiency and minimize lags or down time, Moovit manages many hundreds of application servers around the world. For assistance, Moovit deploys Spotinst, the world’s leading Compute Management Platform. The collaboration has enabled Moovit to… View Article

How do Transit Apps Know Bus and Train Arrival Times?

Commuter Kate, Moovit’s Transit Tipster interviewed Moovit’s Real-Time Team Leader and expert in this field, Ella Bider, to find out exactly how the team ensures Moovit has the best RT data of any transit or mapping service.  Commuter Kate: How do you define Real-Time? Ella Bider: RT is data-based intelligent prediction of vehicle arrival times to… View Article

Moovit Board Member and Waze Co-Founder Uri Levine Talks about the Startup World

-June 21st 2018- Moovit Board member and Waze co-founder Uri Levine appeared on Brazil’s Conversa Com Bial show on Globo TV earlier this week. He spoke about entrepreneurship and urban mobility, as well as shared his learnings about working on successful startups. View the YouTube clip, at the 10:42 mark where he begins speaking about… View Article

The Changing Concepts of Urban Mobility: Moovit Defines the Future of Transport

The way people move is changing daily. Ride-sharing apps, the car-sharing economy, and autonomous vehicles (also known as driverless cars) make the future of transportation a hot topic, particularly because it affects us all. After all, with eight billion people and one billion cars on earth, most people rely on transit. With these concepts changing… View Article

Moovit at NOAH: Data Powers Urban Mobility

BERLIN — 6 June 2018 — When global internet, investment and political leaders convened at the NOAH conference here today, Moovit was highly visible among them. Co-founder and CEO Nir Erez took the stage immediately after Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi, who had followed insightful talks on the role of artificial intelligence (AI) in journalism, digitization… View Article

Moovit and ON.CC Partner to Provide Easy Access to Public Transit Information During Your Commute

Moovit, the world’s largest transit data and analytics company and the #1 transit app and Hong Kong newspaper ON.CC, have partnered to provide an easy-to-access web version of Moovit direct from the ON.CC website. This way, readers can have a seamless experience by reading about events taking place in Hong Kong in ON.CC and then… View Article

Moovit’s Vision: The Role of Public Transit in the Era of Autonomous Vehicles

Iceland and the future of urban mobility may seem incongruous at first. But not when its capital Reykjavik hosts the the SMART City Conference at which one of the speakers is Moovit’s own Josh Wine talking about the role of public transit in a Smart City. Reykjavik already has a state-of-the-art infrastructure, including renewable energy… View Article

Moovit at Intel Capital Global Summit: The Future of Urban Mobility

“The Future of Urban Mobility” is a subject close to our hearts. So much so that we travel far and wide to talk about it. Last week, Moovit Chief Revenue Officer Josh Wine spoke at a conference in Iceland. This week, Co-founder and CEO Nir Erez joined a panel on the subject at the Intel… View Article

Ride a Bike using Moovit in May for National Bike Month

In the U.S., May is National Bike Month, with many cities hosting a Bike to Work day. With summer on its way, and the likelihood of getting caught in the rain reducing (check out Commuter Kate’s blog on how to survive the rain on public transit if it does), it’s a great time to pedal… View Article

Moovit Selected as Nominee for 2018 Google Play Awards

Moovit is counting down the days until Google announces the winners of the 2018 Google Play Awards. Moovit is a finalist in the Standout Build for Billions Experience category along with other world-leading companies, Cricbuzz, Flipkart, Mercado Libre and Viki. This category is for apps or games with optimized performance, localization, and culturalization for emerging… View Article

The Mooviter Community Turns 4 and reaches 300,000 members

This month, the Mooviter program reached the impressive milestone of 300,000 members in only four years. The Mooviter program consists of passionate local editors who help map and maintain local transit information in cities that would otherwise be unserved. Mooviters account for 65 percent of the hundreds of cities Moovit opens, making Moovit the “Wikipedia… View Article

Moovit Helps People Be More Environmentally Conscious on Earth Day

Sunday 22 April marks Earth Day, the world’s largest environmental movement. In the U.S., transportation accounts for almost 30% of greenhouse gas emissions — the largest contributor to the pollution problem. We must do what we can to reduce this figure, one of the ways to do so by leaving your car at home, and riding public… View Article

Euroleague Basketball Names Moovit Official Mobility Partner

Euroleague Basketball has named Moovit, the world’s leading transport app, as its official mobility partner for this season’s Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Playoffs and Final Four. Moovit will help fans arrive via public transport for playoff games in Athens, Greece; Istanbul, Turkey; Kaunas, Lithuania; Moscow, Russia; and Madrid and Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain; as well as for the… View Article

Moovit at the International Mobility and Transportation Congress

This time last week Country Manager for Latin America Juan Palacio was packing up the Moovit booth after a productive and engaging few days at the 8th International Mobility and Transportation Congress in Bogotá, Colombia. The conference, organized by Transmilenio S.A in alliance with Corferias, is a specialized event that hosted transit agencies, policy makers,… View Article

Moovit Marks March for Our Lives Movement on the App

On March 24, tens of thousands of school children and their parents are expected to participate in March for Our Lives in Washington, D.C. and 800 other cities around the world. Moovit will be there to help them manage their transit. March for Our Lives is a grassroots-led protest to demand an end to gun… View Article

St Patrick’s Day Parades: You ride, Moovit guides

With St Patrick’s Day parades and events around the world on Saturday 17 March, you can rely on Moovit to get you to and from the craic (Irish for “fun”).   Dust off your token green t-shirt and leprechaun-inspired top hat and let Moovit guide you to your nearest event. Concentrate on the celebrations and… View Article

Moovit Raises $50 Million Led by Intel Capital to Expand its Global Urban Mobility Operating System

Moovit today announced it has closed a $50 million Series D round led by Intel Capital. All Moovit’s earlier investors participated, including Sequoia Capital, BMW iVentures, NGP, Ashton Kutcher’s Sound Ventures, BRM, Gemini, Vaizra, Vintage, and newcomer Hanaco. Moovit’s free app provides comprehensive transit information to more than 120 million users in more than 2,000… View Article

Commuter Kate Showcases Splendid Subway Stations

Meet Commuter Kate, Moovit’s Transit Tipster. She’s a self-proclaimed commuting ninja and Moovit’s Global Communications and Marketing Manager. Kate recently launched her new blog Commuter Kate about her transit experiences, sharing interesting transit-related stories, and providing transit tips to commuters. In her latest post, Kate showcases her favorite metro stations around the world — those… View Article

“Data is the New Oil”, Urban Mobility Forum 2018 Recap

When the conference panel is titled “Data is the New Oil,” who better to lead the discussion than Moovit Co-founder and CEO Nir Erez? Nir spoke today at the Urban Mobility Forum 2018 powered by BMW i Ventures at Alfred Lerner Hall in New York. Bloomberg News Reporter Gabrielle Coppola moderated the panel, which included… View Article

Women’s March may test transit, Moovit to the rescue

When millions of people convene this weekend for the Women’s March all over the country, there’s bound to be uncertainty about how to get around the city. Transit systems on weekend schedules will be put to the test. Moovit is here to help. Moovit makes real-time transit changes directly to its app, especially for big… View Article

University Students Help Moovit Improve Local Mass Transit

The Moovit University Mapathon Program has grown tremendously since we introduced the program in this blog post in May 2017.  After successful programs in Guadalajara (Mexico), Puebla (Mexico), Athens (Greece), Syracuse (NY, USA), and University of Maryland (MD, USA), Moovit has had several Moovit Mapathons, as well as integrated its mapping into the curriculum in… View Article

Moovit Doubles its Users in One Year to 100 Million Users

As we approach the end of the year, it’s incredible to look back and see what a long way we have come. The pace of growth for Moovit has accelerated in 2017. We thought growing from zero to 50 million in less than 4 years was a huge achievement. A year later, we’ve doubled this…. View Article

Moovit Maps 5 Million Public Transit Stops As Community Of Local Editors Swells To 200,000

Moovit announced it has added 5 million public transport stops worldwide to the app and increased the number of local editors who map out their own transport networks where public data is not readily available to 200,000. Japanese-speaking Moovit users are also now able to use the app as Moovit supports its 44th language. The… View Article

Atkins and Moovit partner to help shape the future of urban mobility

Moovit is delighted to announce that it has signed a global agreement with design, engineering and project management consultancy, Atkins, part of the SNC-Lavalin group, that will help cities improve their transit systems and become more efficient smart cities. The Atkins-Moovit partnership brings together the extensive infrastructure experience of Atkins’ designers, engineers and project managers… View Article

Moovit and Atlético Madrid join forces to tell fans how to get to Wanda Metropolitano Stadium

On Saturday 16 September, Atlético Madrid takes on Malaga for the first game of the season at the club’s brand new home, Wanda Metropolitano Stadium. With more than 60,000 people estimated to attend, most of whom travel by public transit, Moovit has stepped in to show fans how to get to the new Wanda Stadium. The Moovit app… View Article

Moovit “Eclipses” Better-Known Services Like Google Maps

Today at the New Mobility World conference in Frankfurt, Moovit CEO Nir Erez describes why the Moovit app is superior to both Google Maps and Apple Maps for accuracy and ubiquity of transit information. Presenting at the session “Everything is Connected, Making Sense of Big Data,” Erez discussed how Moovit amasses up to 500 million… View Article

Moovit Reduces the Stress of your Back-to-School Commute

World’s largest public transport app makes getting to and from school easier for children starting school for the first time, or those new to travelling on their own San Francisco – August 31, 2017 As students transition from summer back to school, Moovit, the world’s largest public transport app, has all of their transportation needs… View Article

Moovit Adds 1500th City to World’s Top Public Transit App

The addition of U.S. city Dayton, Ohio marks significant milestone for Moovit, proving one transit app is all you need in the world Tel Aviv  &  San Francisco – August 22, 2017 Today Moovit announced the addition of the 1,500th city to the world’s most popular public transit app, proving Moovit is the only app… View Article

Moovit Makes London More Accessible

Moovit’s Latest Enhancement Joins A Host Of Features That Aid People With Disabilities Using the World’s Top Transit App London: The 14 percent of Londoners who identify as disabled just got a boost for their public transport needs as Moovit, the world’s leading transit app, today announced the most comprehensive route planning service for people… View Article

Moovit Launches Urban Mobility Data And Analytics Tools

Introducing the world’s most comprehensive tool set to help cities and transport agencies shape the future of urban mobility London – June 20, 2017 Moovit, the #1 public transport app and biggest repository of transport data and analysis in the world, today announced the availability of its data to cities worldwide in a new suite… View Article

Moovit Launches Global Moovit University Program

After successful pilot programs in Guadalajara and Puebla (Mexico), Athens (Greece) and Syracuse (NY, USA), the Moovit University Program officially launched at the University of Maryland (USA) with the help of MTVU, MTV’s award winning On-Campus Network. About the Moovit University Program The Moovit University Program is a global initiative from Moovit, working with students… View Article

Moovit to the Movies — Moovit Partners With Twentieth Century Fox to Help You See SNATCHED

Mother’s Day is only a few days away and to celebrate, Moovit is partnering with the new comedy SNATCHED starring Emmy Award winner Amy Schumer and Oscar winner Goldie Hawn. The mother-daughter comedy adventure, which releases in U.S. theaters on Friday, May 12, plots Schumer’s and Hawn’s characters end up on a tropical vacation gone… View Article

You Can Have a Cracking Easter Bank Holiday Weekend in London With Moovit

The Easter Bank holiday weekend is just around the corner. While you might be excited for time off work and visiting friends and family, in the back of your mind you may be wondering if it’s easier to just stay at home given all the London train disruptions, station and  Tube closures, and roadworks taking… View Article

Moovit’s Tips and Tricks for a Merry St Patrick’s Day

All around the world people are busy rooting around in the back of their closets to find their leprechaun-inspired top hats and dusting off their token green t-shirt, preparing for the St Patrick’s Day celebrations on 17 March. With St Patrick’s Day parades and events in just about every corner of the globe, you can… View Article

Top Apps for Traveling, Even on a Budget

If you’re like us, you love to travel. Being a global company with employees in seven countries, our team puts in a lot of miles and we understand that traveling abroad can sometimes be overwhelming. Often international travelers face questions like: Will I go over my holiday budget? Where are the best places to visit?… View Article

The Best Places to Enjoy Pancake Day in London

This year, Londoners can forget about scraping that pancake batter down from the ceiling, Moovit can get you to the best pancake joints and events in town! Shrove Tuesday, better known as Pancake Day takes place on Tuesday 28th February and is traditionally the day when families clear out their cupboards, and prepare for fasting before Lent. This… View Article

The 4 Tube Lines for Lovers You’ve Never Heard Of — Moovit has Valentine’s Day Wrapped Up In London

For anyone in the London on Valentine’s Day wondering what to do and how to get around, we’ve some last minute plans that are ready to take away. Moovit has scoured London’s hot lists for the best things to do on Valentine’s Day, and whether you’re single, looking for romance, on the hunt for a tantalising gastronomic… View Article

Houston, we don’t have a problem — Moovit’s tips for the Super Bowl

Here comes Super Sunday, with the New England Patriots taking on the Atlanta Falcons in Houston, Texas.  As with any mega event like the Super Bowl, traveling within a city is disrupted for the locals and getting to and from the stadium is chaotic for visitors. As tens of thousands of fans descend on Houston… View Article

Have a smooth journey into the new year with Moovit

If you’re one of the people who thinks New Year’s Eve is the worst night of the year to go out or it’s just one big anticlimax, Moovit has good news for you. We can’t help with subfreezing temperatures, but we can help you avoid the chaos of getting around town. Read on for our… View Article

From Zero to 50 Million, Google’s Best Local App and a Global Transit Report – What a Month

Moovit Surpasses 50 Million Users Talk about ending the year with a bang! Moovit has surpassed 50 million users (that’s 50,000,000 — looks even more impressive written out, right?) in just over three years. We were also honored to be named as Google’s Best Local App in 2016 in the US, Canada, Middle East & North Africa Regions,… View Article

Ho ho hold on to your Santa hats, it’s going to be a crazy weekend!

It’s that time of year when we dust off our Santa costumes, and get ready for the annual SantaCon weekender. Whether you’re planning to get merry and raise money for charity, want to cheer on other Santas, or even want to stay as far away as possible, Moovit’s got you covered. We know Santa’s sleigh doesn’t have enough… View Article

Moovit’s guide on how to get to your nearest festive lights display 2016

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, as they say. No matter where you’re from, there’s nothing better to give you the holiday feels than putting on a wooly hat & scarf, and getting out to see the magical festive lights. This time of year can be expensive for many families, and seeing the sparkle… View Article

What’s New On Version 5.1 for Android & iOS

We’re constantly making updates to our transit app so that it continues to have the best data available. After a full face lift with our last update, we’ve made some further improvements on Android and iOS to make your travel experience even easier. Find out below what’s new on Moovit’s latest update, Version 5.1. Version 5.1 changes to… View Article

Navigate the 2016 Thanksgiving Parades with Moovit

At Moovit, our aim is to give you the best public transit information available for your journey, so that you have the smoothest route every time. We do this by updating our app with the planned changes on a regular basis. This includes accounting for the changes during tomorrow’s Thanksgiving parades. The biggest parade is in New York… View Article

Moovit makes it easier for you to get your own Snapchat Spectacles

What are Spectacles? If you hadn’t heard already, Snapchat has made its own sunglasses with a camera inside, under their new company “Snap, Inc.”. You can record 115-degree, wide-angle video clips that you can then upload to your Snapchat page through Bluetooth or WiFi . How do I get my own pair? Although there was a slow release… View Article

Moovit guide: How to make the most of your commute

Many of us complain about how long our commute is, but it doesn’t have to be as painful as we think. With the Moovit Live Directions feature, you can press “Play” and keep yourself busy during your journey without the fear of missing your stop. Read our tips below so you can maximize your commuting time. 1. Plan ahead You can… View Article

Tips from a local expert: explore Barcelona, Spain on public transit

We are extremely proud to have local experts in thousands of cities worldwide that help us ensure our public transit data is top quality. Our Moovit Ambassador, Gerard, from Barcelona has been kind enough to share insider knowledge of his city. You can find tips and tricks to make the most out of your trip to this wonderful… View Article

Tips from a local expert: explore Athens, Greece on public transit

At Moovit, we’ve worked hard to create an Ambassador program around the world, full of local experts who help us deliver the best information to you for your public transit needs. Spyros, one of our Moovit Ambassadors in Athens, has even shared his wisdom about his city — the stuff you wouldn’t find in a normal travel… View Article

Rock the Vote with Moovit

The United States presidential election 2016 is fast approaching, with election day scheduled for Tuesday, November 8, 2016. We’re proud to promote civic engagement through our partnership with Rock the Vote, the largest nonprofit and nonpartisan organization in the United States driving the youth vote to the polls. Moovit will enable easy access to polling… View Article

Moovit guide: Tips for a more enjoyable commute

Did you know, an average American spends 25.4 minutes traveling to work (check out this map to see the average for your area). That is almost an hour each day, and 220 hours over the course of a year! That’s a lot of time wasted… right? Well, it doesn’t have to be. The first step is changing… View Article

Say hello to Moovit 5.0 — the new version of the app, completely reimagined

We’re proud to announce that we’ve completely redesigned and reimagined Moovit 5.0, from scratch, based on deep research & conversations with millions of riders across the globe. Moovit 5.0 is more than a dazzling face lift. We restructured the the entire app around the key needs you have at different times when riding public transportation… View Article

London public transport disruptions are even easier to navigate with Moovit

You may take the same route each day, and trust that your usual line will be working just fine. Though Sod’s law means that when you really need to get to that important meeting, interview, or the dinner reservation you’ve been waiting for a month for, your usual route won’t work. Don’t let disruptions to public transport ruin… View Article

Rio Olympics Transit Highlights

With the Paralympics starting next week, it’s a good time to reflect on the impact of the Games on public transport in Rio in August. Overall impact of the Olympics on public transport 1.17 million tourists (410,000 from outside Brazil and 760,000 Brazilians) flocked to the city to see the 91 olympic records, and 27 world records set during the Games. It… View Article

Mont-de-Marsan is now available on Moovit

Moovit is delighted to welcome Mont–de–Marsan, France to the app. About the city Mont-De-Marsan is the capital city of the Landes department in the Aquitaine region of south/west France. Nicknamed “The Town of the Three Rivers”, the river Douze and Midou flow through, and merge in town, to create the Midouze. Mont-De-Marsan is rich in history, with beautiful architecture dating back… View Article

Get transit directions in Granada, Spain using Moovit

We’re excited to announce that transit directions are now available in Granada, Spain. About Granada Granada is famous for the revered Alhambra, a Moorish palace and fortress. This UNESCO World Heritage Site was originally designed as a military area in the 13th century, but later became the royal residence of King Mohammed ibn Yusuf ben Nasr. Alhambra… View Article

Back to school tips by Moovit

After a long, fun summer, getting back in the swing of things can be tough. At Moovit, our aim is to make every journey smoother on public transit. Especially the more stressful ones, like getting your kids to school or trying to make it on time to your first class of the semester at college. Top… View Article

Tips for a stress-free Notting Hill Carnival

The Notting Hill Carnival is the largest street festival in Europe. It’s taken place annually since 1964 on the streets of Notting Hill, Ladbroke Grove and Westbourne Park. The event is a big, end of summer celebration during the August bank holiday weekend in London. With such big crowds, Transport for London is forced to… View Article

Umbria is added to Moovit’s public transit app

Moovit now works in Umbria, Italy! About Umbria Perugia is the capital city of Umbria, a region in central Italy. Discover this area, known for its long history, rolling hills, and beautiful landscapes, including the River Tiber which crosses the region, with Moovit. Visit Italy’s famous chocolate brand Baci (translated as “kisses”) and Indulge in a decadent… View Article

5 Tips And Tricks To Avoid The Olympics Mania In Rio

Have you found yourself on your summer holiday in Rio during the Olympics, or do you live in Rio and want to get away from the hustle and bustle of the Games and enjoy your city again without all the tourists? While we can’t promise complete alone time, after all, this is a time of celebration… View Article

Getting Public Transit In Yosemite National Park, California Is Easier With Moovit

We’re delighted to extend the existing Fresno metro area on Moovit to now include the awe-inspiring Yosemite National Park in California. About Yosemite National Park The Park spans the eastern side of Tuolumne, Mariposa and Madera counties and its 1,200 square miles of natural beauty is perfect for explorers. At every turn, find a range of striking scenes, such as stunning… View Article

Springfield, Massachusetts Has Been Added To Moovit

Springfield is located in the west of New England, within Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA. We are delighted to have this city on our app to give commuters and tourists a smooth trip on public transit. What To Do In Springfield, MA Springfield is most renowned as the birthplace of basketball, often nicknamed “Hoop City”. Legend has it that… View Article

Use Transit In Volusia County, Florida On Moovit

Volusia County is the latest metro area added to the Moovit app. Located on the Atlantic coast in Florida, USA. The area is famous for Daytona Beach and New Smyrna Beach, which both have a beautiful beach vibe. At low tide, the beach can be up to 500 feet wide! Getting Around Volusia County Although Daytona is… View Article

Everything you need to know about the London Night Tube

We’ve been waiting patiently, and now the time has finally come that we can add the London Night Tube to the Moovit app! Whether you’re a Londoner, or one of 31.5 million international & UK tourists visiting London each year, we’re sure you have a few questions. Here are some answers. Which Lines Are Available On… View Article

How to get around Chillán, Chile

Chillán, a city in the Bío Bío Region of Chile is now on Moovit. It’s located approximately 400 km (249 mi) south of the country’s capital, Santiago.  It is the capital of Ñuble Province and, has a population of approximately 175,000 people. We are delighted to have our Community help map out this city, giving people living, and… View Article

7 Tips when Traveling to Rio for the Olympics

The four year wait is finally over, we no longer just have to rely on the usual televised sports like football, & baseball, but now we get to watch the likes of the canoe sprint, archery, rhythmic gymnastics, and even beach volleyball, to name just a few! If you are lucky enough to be visiting Rio… View Article

What’s New on Version 4.13 on Android

Version 4.13 for Android brings more power to you. We know that many of you use Moovit, not only for your daily commute, but also when you are arriving somewhere new. For this reason, we’ve added the ability for users to submit photos of individual transit stations on Version 4.13, so that when you arrive at a new station in the… View Article

Get around Domodossola, Italy on public transit with Moovit

Thanks to our Community, we have expanded the Milano & Lombardia metro area on Moovit to include Domodossola, Italy.  About the City Situated at the foot of the Italian Alps, the city is known to be a hidden gem in the region. Its location means that Domodossola railway station acts as an international hub between Milan,… View Article

Moovit launches in Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado

Moovit provides an easier way to get around the Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado, USA, when using public transit.  About the Rocky Mountains The mountain range is the 3rd longest in the world, and also boast the highest peaks in central North America. They run for 3,000 miles from British Columbia in Canada, all the way southeast to the… View Article

Comodoro Rivadavia — Welcome to Moovit

With the help of our brilliant Community Editors, we were able to open another city. Today, we are happy to welcome Comodoro Rivadavia in Argentina to the app. About the City Nicknamed “Comodoro”, the city lies on the San Jorge Gulf in the Chubut province. It’s named after Comodore Martín Rivadavia, who toured Patagonia in the… View Article

Things to do on your commute: Netflix in August

Netflix & chill? More like Netflix & commute. At Moovit, we know that a lot of you spend a decent chunk of your day riding public transit, and that after a long day at work, switching off from the world, and getting your teeth stuck into a good show is just what you are looking for. Don’t miss your stop Press… View Article

Pordenone, Italy is now on Moovit

Thanks to our Community, you can now use Moovit’s public transit maps and schedules to get the smoothest route within the Udine e Pordenone metro area on the app. About the City The city is located in the Friuli-Venezia Giulia region in the North East of Italy. Its name derives from its location “port on the river Noncello”. It also has a… View Article

New on Moovit — Polotsk & Novopolotsk, Belarus

Moovit is delighted to add another metro to the app in Belarus — both Polotsk (Polatsk) and Novopolatsk (Navapolatsk). Founded in 862, Polotsk is the oldest town in Belarus, and one of the oldest in the whole Slavic region. Due to the rich history, and the old-style beauty of this town, it’s a popular tourist area for… View Article

Hello Roanoke Valley, VA, USA

With the longstanding railroad heritage of the area, it only seems appropriate that Moovit is available in Roanoke sooner rather than later. The Virginia Museum of Transportation even holds the largest collection of diesel and steam locomotives in the United States. Another shining light in the Roanoke Valley area is the Roanoke Star. Sitting atop Mill Mountain, it’s the… View Article

Hello Modena, Italy

With the help of our Community Team, we’ve launched Modena, Italy on Moovit. This is an expansion of the existing Bologna & Romagna metro area already in the app. For a city with a population of under 200k, Modena has a impressive history, and is one of most celebrated gastronomic and automotive centers in the world. The… View Article

Catch ‘Em All: 7 Pokémon Go Tips & Tricks to Become a Master Trainer

 1. Catch as many Pokémon as possible This may sound obvious, but it’s important that you catch as many Pokémon that appear on your map as you can. You’ll be rewarded with more candies if you catch a lot of the same kind of Pokémon, and the more candies you have, the quicker you’ll be… View Article

Guest Post: Top 8 Public Transit-Friendly Cities Around the World, from Tokio Marine HCC

Guest post from Bree Weidman, Marketing Specialist at Tokio Marine HCC – MIS Group While traveling abroad, one main concern is, “How am I going to get around this city easily?” Public transportation is a vital part of city life and this list will give you all the details on how to make your experience… View Article

Community Spotlight: Sinisa, from Zagreb, Croatia

This month we celebrate another Community member: Sinisa, who is a Computer Engineer from Zagreb, the capital of Croatia. Sinisa first learned about Moovit when he spent a few days in Israel for work last December and used the app to navigate his way around. When he returned to Croatia he was eager to see how the app… View Article

Get the 4-1-1 on Version 4.11

We’ve just launched Moovit 4.11 and with a number of improvements made throughout the app, we’ve made riding the subway or train even easier and more enjoyable with Moovit than ever before. Here’s what’s included in our newest release:   Better Subway & Train Experience Planning a trip with trains or subways has never been… View Article

Uber Integration Launches in 131 Cities

As much as we rely on public transportation to get around our cities, there are times when it’s quicker to get where you’re going in a car. So, to provide you with even more freedom in deciding how you want to get from point A to point B, today we’re launching a partnership with Uber… View Article

Say ‘Hello!’ to the First Public Transit Bot

Between making dinner plans with friends and checking in with your aunt halfway across the country, you already spend plenty of time chatting with your friends and family on Facebook Messenger. Now, you can chat with Moovit, too. Today we launched the first ever bot for public transportation, integrated with Facebook’s Messenger platform to make… View Article

Play Ball! Next Time, Take Public Transit Out to the Ballgame

Spring Training is in the rear view mirror with the 2016 Major League Baseball season officially underway this week. The resurgence of the downtown stadium means many cities have easy access to baseball games along with a vibrant choice of restaurants, cafes, museums, and other activities to make your trip to the ballpark memorable, but… View Article

Public Transit: Now More Accessible Than Ever

At Moovit, we’re always working to make sure you have the smoothest public transit experiences possible. We know how hard it can sometimes be to try and figure out how to get around on public transportation, but imagine not being able to read the bus schedule, much less see the approaching bus.   Around the… View Article

Community Spotlight: Joe from Knoxville, TN

In our latest installment of the Community spotlight series, we’re celebrating another amazing Community member: Joe from Knoxville, Tennessee, USA. He joined the Moovit Community at the end of August and had already mapped all of his city in the editor by the end of October. Joe rides the bus everyday, and after a long… View Article

DriveNow Carsharing Expands to More Cities for Moovit Users

After successfully launching an integration with DriveNow carsharing in London in January, we’re now expanding this multimodal experience to Berlin, Hamburg, Munich, Düsseldorf and Stockholm. When you use Moovit in these cities, you’ll now also have the option of reserving a DriveNow vehicle with just a few taps, for as little or as long as… View Article

Moovit’s Community Turns 2!

This month marks the two-year anniversary of our Community program, and we’re so happy to celebrate the accomplishments of all of our editors. Two years ago, the Moovit Community went from a pipe dream to a fully-fledged reality in Brazil, as the first group of dedicated individuals mapped and launched the city of João Pessoa in… View Article

Moovit Offers DriveNow Car Sharing Service for Londoners

Moovit now offers Londoners the best multimodal experience thanks to a new partnership with DriveNow by BMW. Fully integrated into the app, the car sharing feature now offers you even more ways to get around your city. Whether you don’t want to wait for the bus or train to arrive, want to listen to your… View Article

Going Green in 2016

New year, new version! Today, Moovit launches Version 4.8 for Android and iOS to bring you even more ways to travel. In over 110 cities, you’ll now have access to easy-to-use bike share without the need to switch apps, giving you even more certainty that you’ll get where you’re going smoothly. Why Bike Share?  … View Article

Say Hello to Moovit 4.0

Today, Moovit, the intelligent local transit app unveils the next evolution of its global, crowd-powered mobility platform, Moovit 4.0 for Android. Moovit users can now go anywhere, anytime in just a few taps. The newest edition features a suite of new En Route and personalization controls and a new re-engineered user interface that empower riders… View Article

This Time, It’s All in the Wrist

Hey riders- Confession: we’ve been working on something. Remember those not-so-distant days when you would look at your watch and think, “I wonder when my wrist will be as smart as my palm?” Well folks, your wait is over. By now, many of you have probably seen, heard, or are already even waiting in line to try… View Article

MOOVIT MARCH(ES) ON!

Is it really March, already? We sometimes lose track of time here backstage while we’re busy building a global platform for you, our incredible community. But, as always, we’ve got plenty to show for our efforts. Without further ado, we’re proud to announce our newest set of supported cities (and riders) around the globe: London, Canada Chilliwack,… View Article

So What Does It Mean To Be A Global Company In 2015?

In this magnificent connected-age, it seems like every company is jumping to claim “global” support. In truth, if it were that easy, we’d already have launched Moovit on the moon (we’re working on it). Fact is, being responsible for over 15 million Moovers, in 50 countries, in 36 languages, takes no less than 100% of our time. And… View Article

Moovin’ Right Along

Feel like things have been a little quiet on our side? maybe a little toooooooo quiet? Well, now that you mention it, we have been busy; ok a LOT busy. Seriously, thanks to your tireless efforts in helping us build a community of collaborative riders, and those of our intrepid engineers who keep the gears… View Article

Moovit Reaches 10 Million Users Worldwide and Prepares to Expand to Asian Market

Big things are happening at Moovit these days! With the help of our talented team and enthusiastic users, the public transportation revolution is gaining ground! We’ve reached 10 Million users worldwide In the past year we’ve added over 300 new cities to the app and have passed the 10 Million user threshold. Can’t find your… View Article

Just launched: Version 3.7 with train schedule improvements and exclusive Favorites widget for iOS 8

We’ve just released a new version (upgrade here) with improved train schedules and a new way to save directions for later. As a bonus for our iOS 8 users, we’ve added a new widget which will allow you to check your favorite lines directly from your notification center. Step-by-step guide (iOS 8 Favorites widget) 1. Upgrade to Moovit… View Article

Wishing for transit directions in iOS 8? We’ve got you covered.

  Moovit users can navigate transit in more than 400 cities around the world on iOS (and Android and Windows Phone of course!) And we’re launching a brand new city every other day! (No, we don’t sleep very much. Yes, we order a lot of late-night pizza.) Our most recent additions: Rosario, Argentina Champaign-Urbana, IL Colorado… View Article

How does your transit commute compare to the rest of the world?

How does the experience of using public transit compare around the world? How long do you wait for the bus or train? And, what frustrates you most along the way? We surveyed nearly 12,000 transit riders to find out.   Transit takes time. A. lot. of. time. Nearly 2 hours on average. Bogota and Los Angeles… View Article

Get ready to ride a gondola with Moovit!

The Moovit team is burning the midnight oil and adding new cities faster than ever! New cities are being launched every other day, thanks to our superstar product and operations teams, and of course our amazing user community!   Check out our latest additions around the world:   Palmas, Brazil Angers, France Coachella Valley, USA Lisbon, Portugal… View Article

Moovit 3.6 is here

Introducing … Ride Mode! Moovit is taking things one step further. Now you can not only check exactly when your next bus or train will arrive – you can ride all the way with Moovit. Boarded a bus? Start Ride Mode – you’ll get your exact ETA updated throughout the ride & even get notified… View Article