When considering moving to a new neighborhood, factoring in your commute time is important. Whether driving to work or running errands, you will want to be within a convenient distance to places that are important to you. There are several simple smartphone apps that can be used to calculate commute time and avoid traffic.
- MotionX GPS Drive – This fantastic app gives you turn-by-turn directions, and provides access to nearby pit stops such as coffee shops and gas stations.
- ETA – ETA allows you to tag your frequently visited locations such as home or work, and will tell you the amount of time needed to travel there from any location. If you are in an unfamiliar place, ETA will give you driving directions to your tagged locations as well.
- Waze – Waze shows real-time traffic and road information while allowing users to tag things such as traffic, accidents and police officers for other users to see. This app also gives you expected arrival time and reported gas prices.
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