BONGO (Bus on the Go)

Bus on the Go
Bus on the Go (Bongo) allows bus riders of Coralville Transit, Cambus, and Iowa City Transit to know their exact bus location and minimize wait time at the bus stop.  Go to the Bongo website.

Bus stop numbers, used to obtain arrival information, are available at each stop or at

To check bus locations and expected arrival times:
  • Phone:  Call 319.471.4155 and enter the stop number.
  • QR Code:  Scan the QR code image on a bus stop sign to load bus information on the phone's browser (this requires a camera phone equipped with the correct reader application).
  • Text: Text ‘bongo [bus stop number]’ to 41411.  Applicable texting fees may apply.  You may also opt to receive a text message when the bus is approaching the stop, with a lead time chosen by the rider (1 to 10 minutes).
  • Web: Visit using a handheld smart device or computer. 
Additional Resources
Watch a Bongo video to learn how to use Bongo.