Why isn't HERE Transit available in my area?
The HERE Transit service is available in selected cities and regions. New areas are constantly being added.
To check whether your area is supported, select the options icon at the bottom of the screen, then select Coverage.
Does HERE Transit work on my phone?
HERE Transit works on all phones with Windows Phone 8.
If you have a Nokia Lumia phone, you may already have HERE Transit installed. If not, you can download and install it free of charge from Store.
If you have an HTC or Samsung with Windows Phone 8, and you live in the US, UK, Canada, France, Italy, Spain, Germany, or Mexico, you can download and install HERE Transit free of charge from Store.
If you have an HTC or Samsung with Windows Phone 8, and you live in Australia, Denmark, Finland, Hungary, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, China, or Russia, you can buy HERE Transit from Store.
Do I have to pay for using HERE Transit?
No, HERE doesn't charge you for using the app. However, an internet connection is required (data connection charges may apply).
Does HERE Transit save my search history?
Yes. If you want to delete your search history, in the HERE Transit main view, go to O ptions > Settings > Clear history.
Your search history is stored only in your phone. HERE doesn't monitor your search history or use the info in any way.
How does the HERE Transit know my position?
HERE Transit has four ways of finding your location:
- GPS (phone must have GPS turned on).
- Assisted GPS (phone must have GPS turned on and be connected to the internet).
- Network-based (SIM card must be in the phone and connected to a network).
- Wi-Fi (must have Wi-Fi turned on).
How do I know which version of the HERE Transit app I have on my phone?
To see your app version number, go to Options > About.
How do I switch between kilometres and miles in HERE Transit?
Tap the option icon and then the settings item. Under Units, select the measurement unit you want.
Why don't I have the LiveSight option available in HERE Maps, HERE Drive or HERE Transit on my Lumia 520, 521, 525, 526 or 625?
The LiveSight feature in HERE map views is not available on Lumia 520, 521, 525, 526 or 625 because these phones don't have a magnetometer (compass). LiveSight works only on phones that have a compass.
Do I need to download a map to use HERE Transit?
No, but downloading the map of the place where you want to use the app will reduce the amount of data you use, which could save you money.
If I download a map in HERE Maps, will the map be available in HERE Drive and HERE Transit?
Yes, the map will be available in HERE Drive and HERE Transit. All HERE apps use the same map.
After updating my Nokia Lumia to Windows Phone 8.1, HERE Transit stopped working. What can I do?
You probably need to install the most recent version of HERE Transit on your phone. First, uninstall the app by long-tapping on the app name in the program list and selecting Uninstall. Afterwards, go to the Store, search for HERE Transit and install it again.