About 511 - Web Features
511.org provides many features to help you plan your trip and take the hassle out of your commute. Go to the 511.org home page to get started and discover all the easy-to-use tools and information that 511 has to offer.
Transit riders can access information on schedules, routes, fares, and hours of operation for more than 60 transit providers in the Bay Area. Plan your trip with the interactive Transit Trip Planner to get detailed maps and step-by-step instructions. You can also find Nearby Routes and Services or plan a trip to Popular Destinations. For real-time transit Departure Times, look up your stop ID to use when calling 511. Learn more and get answers to Departure Times frequently asked questions here.
Use the interactive Traffic Map to calculate driving times for your trip, see incidents and construction details, check congestion levels, and view live traffic cameras. If you're planning a future trip, choose ‘Specific Day and Time’ within 511 Driving TimesSM to estimate your driving time in advance so you know when to leave. For more information on 511 Traffic features, check out 511 Traffic frequently asked questions.
If you'd like to share your ride, use the 511 RideMatch Service to find members for a carpool or vanpool and learn how to get started with ridesharing. You can also find the location of carpool lanes and park & ride lots throughout the region.
Build your own 511.org home page at MY511.org with driving times and incident information for your saved trips, and live traffic camera views. When calling 511, you'll bypass menu options to go straight to information for your trips. You can also sign up to receive e-mail and text message alerts. For more information on MY 511 features, check out MY 511 frequently asked questions.