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Solve travel woes and grow networks!

You can be guaranteed an easy, comfortable and safe journey, while getting to interact with variety of people and professions.

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Live Deployment

Checkout the live website here


RouteBuddies is a webapp that links travellers that share common interests, and a common route too!

We aim to resolve typical large cities woes with obtaining transport to travel to various locations both with ease and light on one’s pocket.


  • Single Sign-On with Google Authentication
  • Setup a profile that allows you to link to common users
  • View users in your area who are travelling to/from the same location as you.
  • Text based realtime interaction with matched users

Built with

  • Frontend

    • React JS (v18.1.0)
    • TailwindCSS and TailwindUI
    • React Router v6
  • Backend

    • Firebase and Firestore
  • Hosting

    • Netlify
  • Illustrations from Storyset/Undraw

  • Images hosted on Cloudinary CDN

Getting Started

To get a local copy up and running follow these simple steps.


  • NodeJS
  • VS Code
  • Firebase and Firestore


  1. Clone the repo in your local machine and open the project in VS Code.

  2. To install the required dependencies use

npm install
  1. To run the app in the localhost use
npm start


RouteBuddies webapp preview


Distributed under the MIT License. See LICENSE for more information.


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