The Monitor offers you the opportunity to access the current departure times for vehicles from particular Underground stations, as well as other
public transport stops. Clicking the search bar allows you to search for stations by name. You can also choose according to ‘History’, ‘Nearby’ and
History: The history stores the stations and stops you have requested most recently. Nearby: Lists the stations and lines that are nearest to your current location. Favourites: Favourites allows you to add your own stations for easy access. By swiping (iPhone) left or right across the column you are able to edit and delete favourites. Favourites can be saved directly from the Monitor screen for use at a later time. To do this, simply click on the plus-sign that appears at the top right corner after making a request. The request will then be saved in your favourites. By saving a station to your favourites, you can check if there are disruptions. You can have a look at disruption by clicking the tab „Info“.
You are able to enter a start and destination for your route using the search function. Simply click ‘Request’, the route will be calculated and the relevant results displayed. Chose routes from station to station, whether tube, bus or tram stop. Either enter the name of your stops or select them from the ‘history’ or ‘favourites’ tabs. The ‘departure’ tabs allows you to select the time at which your journey should start. If you do not choose a time, you will automatically be offered the next available departures. Press ‘Request’ to confirm the entry and request your route information.
If you click of the ‘Map’ tab you will be taken to the map view. By using the filter button you are able to view various POI (Points of Interests), sorted into categories. Saving any selected categories will take you back to the map view and pins will show the location or nearest stop for your chosen POI.
Information relating to ‘Disruptions’ and ‘News’ can be found under the ‘Info’ tab. Disruption information for the London Tube can be found here. Real-time information allows you to plan around disruptions and see exactly when and where your tube departs. News: The news area contains details of the latest features, changes etc. from tripease and gives you information about the city.