Posted on February 8, 2016 in News

The free METROtrack mobile app offers real-time bus arrival information and customization options to Rock Region METRO riders.


App Offers Riders Real-Time Arrival Information and Customization Options

Rock Region METRO launches its METROtrack mobile app today, available through the App Store and Google Play. The free app offers riders real-time bus arrival information; live route maps; a stop, route and address search; the ability to mark favorite stops and set reminders for stops; a trip planner; and quick access to maps and schedules, park/bike and ride information, fare and pass information, news and more.

“With the METROtrack app, our riders have up-to-the-minute bus arrival information and the ability to customize the app to easily track their regular stops,” said Jarod Varner, executive director. “We are proud to offer yet another modern convenience to make our riders’ commutes more comfortable and expedient.”

The app launch marks the last implementation phase of the agency’s intelligent transportation system that provides real-time arrival information through a bus stop sign texting system, live maps at and the METROtrack mobile app.

About Rock Region METRO
Rock Region METRO is the public transit system serving almost 3 million passengers per year in the cities of Little Rock, North Little Rock, Maumelle, Jacksonville and Sherwood and Pulaski County. It comprises the METRO Local fixed-route bus system, including 22 fixed routes and four express routes and covering 51,000 miles weekly; the METRO Links custom-route paratransit van system, covering 12,500 miles weekly; and the METRO Streetcar, a 3.4-mile streetcar system covering 1,080 miles weekly. Created in 1986 with an interlocal agreement among the partner jurisdictions, Rock Region METRO is governed by a 12-member board of directors who are appointed by its service cities and county.