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HopStop.com gone starting October 2015 - fav alternatives? 
10th-Sep-2015 12:07 pm
This morning, I went searching for travel directions on my home computer via http://www.hopstop.com and was horrified to see the new banner across the top that read,
"HopStop will no longer be available starting October 2015"


I know most people here probably use mobile apps (IOS versus Android), but would love to know what you use, or can recommend for someone like me (PC-based). NOTE: I use this for a combination of navigating the subway & bus system as I often travel at least once a week to an unfamiliar destination, but also walk a lot too and have used HopStop.com to map my travels and estimate time.
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10th-Sep-2015 04:34 pm (UTC)
Bummer about HopStop. I wonder why they are shutting down.

Have you ever used MTA Trip planner?
http://tripplanner.mta.info/MyTrip/ui_web/customplanner/TripPlanner.aspx
12th-Sep-2015 02:48 am (UTC)
Ditto, this is what I use.
10th-Sep-2015 04:41 pm (UTC)
I tried posting a link, but comments with links get tossed as spam. Just search for MTA Trip Planner, if you have not used it already.
11th-Sep-2015 05:15 am (UTC)
Hi genghis_cohn, I just unscreened (unspammed) that. Appreciate the info and link!

Edited at 2015-09-11 05:16 am (UTC)
11th-Sep-2015 12:30 am (UTC)
Google Maps has done me well in the past.
11th-Sep-2015 05:16 am (UTC)
Thanks much, lady_wormtongue. I'll try Google Maps too!
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