London Bus Pal

Don't miss your next bus.

The app

Nearby stops screenshot

View nearby stops

Quickly load a list of stops near you right now and see how long you need to wait for your next bus.

Route view screenshot

View routes

Search for any route and see all the stops in both directions and how long it will take for a bus to arrive.

Bus view screenshot

Follow your bus

See the progress of any individual bus. Selecting any bus showing as due in a stop will jump to this view, or search by bus registration number.


A London bus prediction application which can give you prediction information for nearby bus stops, as well as any route, bus stop or location in London.

  • Bus stops near my current location: shows all stops near me now and predicted arrivals for the next 30 minutes.
  • Bus stop view: shows all buses predicted to call at the specific stop in the next 30 minutes.
  • Bus route view: shows all stops on a route where a bus will call within the next 30 minutes and show when the next bus for that route is due at each stop on the route.
  • Switch to the map view will show you a map with markers indicating when the next bus will arrive at each bus stop.
  • Specific bus view: shows all predicted calling points for a specific bus in the next 30 minutes.
  • Search functionality: you can search using bus route number, bus stop number, bus registration number and by post code or GPS co-ordinates for all stops near a specific location in London.
  • Map views: for any of the above views, you can switch to a map view of the information.

All prediction data is supplied by Transport for London.

Please note that the free application shows ads. An ad-free version is available on the Google Play store for purchase.

Feel free to contact me with bug reports and feature requests.

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Google Play Store

London Bus Pal is available for Android mobile phones and tablets on the Play Store.

Get it on Google Play

Apple App Store

Get your iPhone or iPad version of London Bus Pal from the Apple App Store.