KakaoBus

3.6
51.6K reviews
10M+
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Content rating
Everyone
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About this app

Kakaobus provides you with real-time bus and bus stop information of 57 Korean cities.

* Real-time bus arrival information
* Bus route information with real-time bus location
* Departure Alarm
Set up the departure alarm to receive notifications five minutes, three minutes or one minute before the bus arrives at your stop.
* Arrival Alarm
Set an alarm to make sure you get off at the right stop.
* Bus Arrival Notification
You can get notifications for buses at a certain day and time without having to set them manually every time.
* Suggestions based on your current location : Nearby Stops, Night Buses Nearby, Direct Bus to Home, Kakao Taxi

Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life.

[Permission Information]
▸ Optional permissions
Location : To search nearby bus stops and provide arrival alarms using the current location infomation.
Notification : To receive alarms with sounds and badges.

* Customer Service Center
- Mail : bus@kakaocorp.com
- TEL : 1577-3321
Updated on
Sep 27, 2022

Data safety

Safety starts with understanding how developers collect and share your data. Data privacy and security practices may vary based on your use, region, and age. The developer provided this information and may update it over time.
No data shared with third parties
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This app may collect these data types
Personal info, Photos and videos and 4 others
Data is encrypted in transit
You can request that data be deleted
3.6
51.6K reviews
A Google user
January 1, 2019
For my bus stops, the times are mostly very accurate. I go to a major bus stop, as well as one that has only one bus. The buses never arrive before the time indicted. They may arrive a little bit later, but that is due to unpredictable traffic. The times update as well, if there are any changes. Finding a bus stop in the map is easy. Finding it in the list of the bus route, though, is a bit confusing.
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J. David Barker
November 15, 2020
It consistently defaults to the opposite bus stop, even when I'm at my stop (i.e. I'm at the northbound platform but the app places me at the southboundone), which creates problems. It's also regularly about one minute behind the buses' actual schedules, which leads to additional delays.
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A Google user
November 28, 2018
As inconsistent and dysfunctional as any app from a company allowed a monopoly in a market. Bus times are inaccurate, arrivals could be 5 minutes + or -, and mapping doesn't always list the best/fastest bus route to get to destinations.
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What's new

- Stability improvements and bug fixes.