Citymapper: Telford and Wrekin’s official trip planning app

Good news everyone, Citymapper is now in Telford!

We’re excited to announce our partnership with Telford and Wrekin Council to help make it easier to travel using public transport, walking and cycling.

As the official journey planner for Telford, Citymapper provides live bus and train arrival times, travel times that account for traffic, bus locations, easy trip comparison and turn by turn navigation.

You can download the Citymapper app on mobile here.


Getting around Telford with Citymapper

Citymapper has more than 40 routes in the Telford & Wrekin area, including the entire Arriva fleet which connects the whole town to its surroundings. The transport centre for the town is the bus interchange at Telford Centre, a very short walk from the main train station. From these two points, Citymapper can direct you to destinations across the Midlands including major cities like Birmingham, Nottingham, Leicester and Derby. Once you're there we can help you explore all over these cities too!

That's not all, Citymapper will also let you know which routes are covered by the £2 fare cap in Telford and beyond, as well as how much the train will cost in comparison. Speaking of trains, Citymapper also includes live departures, delays and cancellations for all services on West Midlands Railway, Transport for Wales and Avanti West Coast.

With the help of Citymapper you can be guided to some of Telford's biggest attractions like the internationally recognised "Birthplace of Industry", Ironbridge Gorge or the fascinating Blists Hill Victorian Town. Citymapper makes it easy to navigate around Telford and see what Shropshire has to offer, leaving no stone unturned in terms of transport information so you can have full confidence when travelling to where you need to be.


Telford's ultimate transport app

Citymapper has everything you need for journeys in Telford:

  • Know when your bus will arrive - real-time information about when your bus will arrive, travel times that take into account traffic, and see the bus location on the map.
  • Compare all options - simple trip planning combining all transport modes: bus, train, bike share, on-demand and walking. Discover routes you never knew existed.
  • Never miss your stop - hit the Go button to get navigation for public transport, including real-time alerts for when you need to get off the bus.
  • Turn by turn directions - full walking and cycling guidance, with difference route options, making it easy to travel anywhere.
  • Route around disruptions - we identify delays and cancellations and find alternative trip options so you never need to worry.

Try it for yourself by downloading the Citymapper app on mobile here.