Mobile Applications

Real-time Travel Information

RIPTA is always working to use technology to benefit our customers.  We use real-time travel information to track our buses and since making that data available developers, many have been busy building apps that make riding RIPTA easier.  You can use our website and click on the “Where’s My Bus?” tab to track your ride in real time.  Or, you can try some of the apps listed below.

You can also find applications by searching “RIPTA” in your phone’s app store.

App Disclaimer

These apps are not made by RIPTA, and RIPTA does not sell or license the apps. They are written by third parties unless otherwise noted. RIPTA shall not be held responsible for the content of third party websites or any issue arising from the use of third party applications.

RIPTA neither endorses any third party products listed here nor makes any guarantees or representations as to accuracy or reliability. Proceed with care and understand any usage charges that may apply to you. RIPTA reserves the right to remove/add applications listings without notice.

Interested in building an app?

Click here for GTFS data 06-24-2024.

Want to be included on this page?

Please send a listing to with the App Title, Developer Name, Platform, and an image that is 150 x 250.



TransSee provide real time predictions based on actual past travel times with maps with the bus location, notifications when your bus is approaching and the ability to choose your stops from a ordered list or map, all without the need to install an App.

Go to the app

Transit App

Wherever you are, just pull Transit out of your pocket and quickly know when the next bus or train is arriving. Not sure what’s the fastest way? Use our easy-to-use trip planner to find your way. In addition to RIPTA, Transit supports the MBTA and P&B for integrated trip planning, and provides public transit information in over 78 cities worldwide. Go to the app


Description: Moovit is the world’s #1 app for public transit trip planning app with recent honors from Google as the best local app of 2016, and selected as the public transit app for Rio 2016 Olympics. Our 90 million users in 1,500 cities and 78 countries is a testament to our dedication to improve public transit globally with a local perspective. You ride, Moovit guides!

Developer Name: Moovit

Platform: iOS, Android, Windows Go to the app

Walk Score

Walk Score built an app that provides a Transit Score for addresses in Providence and helps people find walkable apartments near public transit.

Developer: Walk Score
Platform: iPhone, Android
Cost: Free Go to the app


Rome2rio searches any city, town, landmark, attraction or address across the globe with thousands of multi-modal routes to easily get you from A to B.

Developer: Rome2rio Pty Ltd
Platform: iPhone, Android
Cost: Free Go to the app


Transitland is a website and APIs for use by developers to query and consumer transit data. RIPTA’s latest GTFS and GTFS Realtime feeds are included, as are hundreds of other feeds from the US and world.


RIde Program Mobile App

Open the Google Play Store or Apple store, search RIde Reveal, and then select ‘Get’ or ‘Install.’

The free app provides:

• Pinch to zoom features

• High contrast view

• Compatibility with most commonly used screen reader software

• Expected vehicle type (taxi or van)

• Expected customer fare

You will need the following information to log into the new app:

Agency Code: RIPTA Customer Number: (If you do not know your customer number, please ask a RIde CSA)

Password: (Defaults to 4 digit year of birth)

Once the app has been installed, you can change the password, or reset it should you forget it. In order to reset your password, you must have a Text Notification Number set up in the RIde computer system. Please inform a CSA if you would like to add a Text Notification Number to your customer profile.

If you have any issues, please contact RIde either via email ( or by calling customer service at 401-461-9760.

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