About Catchy

Catchy is a free, independent and private alternative to Metlink’s apps for people who take public transport in Wellington.

Catchy helps regular travellers feel more confident in using public transport by focusing on timely and relevant information about the buses and trains that they take.

Find the stops you use most and add them to your favourites. Check to see if your bus or train is running on time watch its progress live on a map.

Catchy is:

For updates, follow @catchy_nz on Twitter.

Feedback is welcome, either on Twitter (DMs are open) or to feedback@catchy.nz.


Apps are available for Android, iPhone and Apple Watch.


Apps, Design, illustration and custom fonts by David Buck.

Apple Watch development by Isaac Young.

Update automation by Andrew Connell and Stuart King.

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