At the moment Scout provides access to transport information, can help you book a hotel and show you where to eat. Unlike a traditional map, the information is already there when you need it. Scout also provides deeper information, with access to timetables and establishment details.
Despite the multitude of issues with the GUI of this app it shows great potential. Can't wait for future updates!
Checking train times stood on my local station, it said the closest was 20 miles away and even zooming in to my station didn't show any results.