Google India today added Pune city bus service (PMPML) public transport information to Google Maps.
Transit is now launched in over 500 cities around the world including in Delhi in partnership with Delhi Metro Rail Corporation where Delhi Metro routes on Google Maps and in Bangalore with BMTC launched Bangalore Bus routes.
As Google Maps provide integrated services like local information, driving directions for commuters, with Transit, Pune PMPML commuters would be able to receive information in the following way:
- user searches for information to reach from Place A to B on Maps
- result shows a map with the possible route and driving directions for the commuter
- By choosing the transit option, commuters would get first hand information on Pune's routes and schedules
- Commuters get to see the step by step directions for the entire route including frequency, travel duration for each leg of the trip in text and on the map.