Download our Trip Tracker mobile app and calculate how much money you're saving and CO2 emissions you're reducing, every time you carpool, bike, walk or take public transportation. It feels great to see those dollars add up, and to know that you're helping New Yorkers to breathe easier by reducing emissions! You can also share your results with your friends through Facebook and Twitter. Trip Tracker is free to all 511NY Rideshare members.
Not interested in tracking trips on your mobile device? Try the web version of Trip Tracker. Simply log in to your account and click “Trip Tracker” in the navigation bar.
What does the app measure?
What does the app measure?
See how many pounds of CO2 emissions and miles of drive-alone vehicle travel you’ve avoided.
See how your alternative commute has helped you make progress toward your health goals.
Plan your next holiday, go shopping or invest the funds you’ve saved thanks to your sustainable commute.
Need help setting up your Trip Tracker?
After you've downloaded the app, if you're having trouble, follow the steps below to get started!
Step 1: Login
Log in to the app with your 511NY Rideshare username and password. Forgot your password? Reset it here.
Step 2: Set Up Your Profile
Confirm your address and contact information is correct, tap NEXT.
Step 3: Set Up Your Locations
Review Home and Work locations. If the addresses are incorrect, edit the fields with the correct information then tap SAVE. If they are correct, tap SAVE for each location, then tap NEXT.
Step 4: Set Up Your Trips
Review and add your trips, tap Home to Work.
Home to Work: Edit start time, days of the week you make this trip and mode of trip (i.e. carpool, bicycle, bus, etc.). Hint: tap the mode of trip icon to open and close the drop down menu.
The miles for the trip are automatically calculated based on your original home and work addresses. You can edit if the mileage is not accurate.
Tap "Create a return trip" if your "Work to Home" trip did not appear on the "My Trips" screen. This will create a reverse trip using the information entered above.
Step 5: Track Your Trips
You are now ready to start tracking your trips! The next time you open the app, you will be brought to the trip tracking screen. To track previous trips, click "Track" in the bottom right hand corner. To manage your profile, locations and trips, and to see your progress, click "Manage" in the bottom left hand corner. Happy tracking!
Please contact us if you need help with the app, or wish to provide feedback on its performance.
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