The Bing Maps Preview app for Windows 8.1 is receiving an update today that brings a new public transportation trial experience to help you plan your journey via bus, train or subway in just a few short clicks. This experience will be available in select cities in the U.S., Canada, and the U.K. The Bing Maps Preview app will now give you route options, estimated departure and arrival times overlaid on top of the apps beautiful maps experience. If the next bus you’re needing to catch is coming up in a couple of minutes, then app will let you know you better get moving.
For more on how this new public transportation experience works in the Bing Maps Preview app for Windows 8.1, head on over and read this post from the Bing Blog.
Don’t have the Bing Maps Preview app installed? Download it here from the Windows Store. The Bing Maps Preview app also currently supports incredible 3D views of these cities. You can read my post here for more on the Bing Maps Preview app.