Metra has the train schedule for the Rock Island District available for free on its website. Various third-party developers also have mobile apps available for download from sites including Google Play and iTunes.
Full PDF schedules for all Metra routes are available for download from the Metra website, which also offers a schedule-finding tool. Metra's mobile site offers a simple schedule-finding tool. As of November 2015, Metra does not provide any official mobile apps.
A number of third-party developers offer apps for mobile devices, including Android and iOS smartphones, with features including maps, route planning, real-time tracking and offline schedule access. Both free and paid apps are available.