CitymapperOne of my favorite ways to get around a city (except Los Angeles) is by using public transportation. The free Citymapper app (it’s available on both Android and iOS) is a huge help in navigating public transit, no matter whether you’re a local or a first-time visitor in a city. It’s available in the cities listed below:

  • USA New York City, San Francisco Bay Area, Los Angeles, Washington DC, Chicago, Boston, Philadelphia
  • Canada: Toronto, Vancouver, Montreal
  • Asia: Singapore, Hong Kong, Tokyo
  • Europe: London, Manchester, Birmingham, Paris, Lyon, Berlin, Hamburg, Brussels / Belgium, Amsterdam / Randstad, Madrid, Barcelona, Milan, Rome, Lisbon
  • Latin America: Mexico City, São Paulo


There’s A-to-B trip planning including all modes—subway, bus, rail, ferry, bike/car sharing, and Uber—and it even includes ETA for your selected route! It has real-time departures, transit maps, line statuses, and real-time disruption alerts.

Johnny Jet

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2 Comments On "Travel App of the Week: Citymapper"
  1. Harry|

    Thanks for the great tips. I enjoy hearing you on Leo’s show too.
    Looking for info on getting from CDG airport to TGV to Dejon. Any suggestions as to where to look? Thanks.

    1. Johnny Jet
      Johnny Jet|

      Thanks! Try RailEurope (our affiliate link: or

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