Covering 370,000 bus stops around the UK, NextBuses is an iPhone app that can help to ensure that you don’t miss the next bus home. Wherever possible, the app provides real-time information about bus departure times.

Although real-time information is not available for every bus stop in the country, NextBuses will display details of departure times of buses based on your location or postcode.

The app can also be used to search for buses that stop at a particular destination which is an incredibly useful option if you are not used to travelling by bus or are visiting an unfamiliar town.

Maps are available so you can quickly find out where the nearest bus stop is and information is avaibale for each stop so you can determine which you need to head to to reach your destination.

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Costing less than your bus fare home, NextBuses is a simple tool that is endlessly useful