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This Google Maps tool will make life easier for those who use the bus in Porto



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If you are one of those people who takes the bus to work, then the latest additions to Google Maps will be to your liking!

O Google Maps is tool essential navigation, offering interactive maps, precise directions and detailed information about places in Portugal and around the world. In addition to giving instructions for GPS, the application allows users to explore restaurants, points of interest and get real-time updates on traffic. As in the Waze!

With functionalities as street view and offline maps, Google Maps has become a fundamental part of the daily lives of many Portuguese people, facilitating travel, movement and discovering new places. So, in the last month you found out that, since the 8th, are now available real-time bus schedules Rails (Lisbon) on Google Maps. This allows you to know exactly where the transport vehicle is and how long it takes to get to the stop.


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Now, we have good news for the inhabitants of Harbor! This is also because the Porto Public Transport Society (STCP) has already started to implement, little by little, this very useful tool. A Porto City Hall announced the implementation of a pilot project in eight stops by bus, offering passengers real-time information about timetables and routes. It is expected that by the end of the year the number will rise to 650.

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Do you use Google Maps a lot? What do you think of this news?

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