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text message we send you, or your WAP screen, or the web site all show the same
basic information. For example:
Roundhay Park Due LF
Gledhow Lidgett Ln 3 mins LF
Ripon Bus Stn 13:38
Roundhay Park 11 mins
Brackenwood 17 mins
shows the service number, the destination of the bus and a time. Real times are
shown in minutes (eg. "3 mins") whereas scheduled times are shown as a 24hr time
for when the bus is due (eg. "13:38").
a real time (eg. "3 mins") is given, this means the bus is approximately 3
minutes from your stop.
the word "Due" is used, this means a tracked bus is less than 90 seconds from
abbreviation "LF" stands for Low Floor, which means the bus is more accessible
for people using pushchairs or wheelchairs.
times are given where real-time predictions are not available. Metro is working
very hard to ensure that the proportion of real-time information is as high as
do I sometimes get scheduled times?
information presented in your text will follow the same format as the example
above. It will then finish the text with, for example, "For N2 Lds New Briggate
at 13:31". This simply confirms the stop name and the time the information was
information presented on the web site follows the same format as the example
above. The pop-up display allows you to access further options such as:
information through WAP is presented in the same simple way as the example at
the top of this page. There are four further options in WAP which allow you to
get to other options: