Here are the 10 Best GPS Apps For Android.
10 Best GPS Apps For Android
1. Google Maps
Navigate your world faster and easier with Google Maps. Over 220 countries and territories mapped and hundreds of millions of businesses and places on the map. Get real-time GPS navigation, traffic, and transit info, and explore local neighborhoods by knowing where to eat, drink and go – no matter what part of the world you’re in. Get there faster with real-time updates • Beat traffic with real-time ETAs and traffic conditions • Catch your bus, train, or ride-share with real-time transit info • Save time with automatic rerouting based on live traffic, incidents, and road closures Discover places and explore like a local • Discover local restaurant, events, and activities that matter to you • Know what’s trending and new places that are opening in the areas you care about • Decide more confidently with “Your match,” a number on how likely you are to like a place • Group planning made easy. Share a shortlist of options and vote in real-time • Create lists of your favorite places and share with friends • Follow must-try places recommended by local experts, Google, and publishers • Review places you’ve visited. Add photos, missing roads and places. More experiences on Google Maps • Offline maps to search and navigate without an internet connection • Street View and indoor imagery for restaurants, shops, museums and more • Indoor maps to quickly find your way inside big places like airports, malls and stadiums * Some features not available in all countries
Toujours savoir ce qui se passe sur la route avec Waze. Même si vous connaissez le chemin, Waze vous informe en temps réel de la circulation, des travaux, de la police, des accidents et plus. Si la circulation est mauvaise sur votre itinéraire, Waze le modifiera pour vous faire gagner du temps. Pourquoi Waze ? ◦ Savoir ce qui arrive : alertes sur la circulation, la police, les dangers et plus sur votre trajet ◦ S’y rendre plus rapidement : recalcul automatique de l’itinéraire pour éviter le trafic et vous faire gagner du temps ◦ Lecteur audio de Waze – Écouter musiques, podcasts et autre … dans Waze ◦ Savoir quand vous arrivez – l’ETA « estimation de l’heure d’arrivé » est basée sur les données du trafic en temps réel ◦ Dépensez moins pour le carburant : trouvez le carburant le moins cher sur votre trajet ◦ Conduisez avec Android Auto : utilisez Waze sur l’écran de la voiture ◦ Trouvez toujours votre chemin : choisissez parmi une variété de voix pour vous guider quand vous conduisez Soyez prêt, conduisez avec Waze !
3. HERE WeGo
HERE WeGo is a free app that makes city navigation effortless whether you need a taxi, public transportation or drive on your own. Book a taxi in a single tap or navigate with detailed routes, turn-by-turn guidance and information about every way to get around. MORE OPTIONS, LESS HASSLE If you’re in a hurry, take a taxi or book a future ride.* Take your car, your bike or public transit to get to your destination. HERE WeGo has recommendations for all the ways to get around. Just compare and choose what’s best for you. SMARTER PLANNING BEFORE YOU GO HERE WeGo tells you everything about your journey before you head out. You can see the cost for public transit tickets and cab fares, find places to park and know about traffic delays for any drive. BETTER GUIDANCE ALL ALONG THE WAY On the move, HERE WeGo gets you to your destination with ease. Turn-by-turn voice guidance for drivers helps you stay stress-free behind the wheel. If you’re walking or taking public transit, HERE WeGo guides you along every step and every transfer, just when you need it. EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KEEP MOVING HERE WeGo shows you alternatives when delays are slowing others down. Live traffic and public transit information keep you in the know, so you have the flexibility to keep going no matter what happens. You can even download maps to your device, so HERE WeGo keeps working even where there’s no network signal. HERE WeGo offers public transit information for 1300+ cities including New York City/NYC, San Francisco/SF, London, Berlin, Munich, Paris, Barcelona, Madrid, Rome, Milan, Vancouver, Toronto, Sydney, Melbourne and many more. Get where you need to go on subway/metro/subway, bus, bike, train, trolley or ferry. INTERNATIONAL COVERAGE HERE WeGo has offline maps of the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany, France, Spain, Italy, Canada, Australia and more than 100 other countries. Download the map you want and you’re all set. So where will you go? It’s all up to you. Because whatever your destination and however you’re travelling, HERE is how you get there. (Just so you know, running GPS in the background for long periods can really decrease battery life. You can reduce your battery usage by saving maps to your phone ahead of time.) *Note: Booking a taxi ride with HERE WeGo is available in select cities. Check to see if its available in your location.
4. Scout GPS
Scout – the only social navigation app. Share with friends your favorite places to eat, plan Meet Ups, share your ETA and get turn-by-turn GPS voice directions. We all enjoy discovering new places and experiences but some of us don’t like to be misled. Frustrated with other review apps and skeptical about the “reviews”? Scout has the reviews/tips are from your friends. If you are one of those who prefers tips/reviews from trusted persons, Scout is the right source for you. From restaurants and bars to coffee shops, share among friends your collective favorite eating places and tips/photos. New! See which of your friends are local foodie experts on the map. New! See what restaurants are the most popular are most popular among a group of your friends. New! Click on different routes to see turn-by-turn direction before you start navigating to your destination. Share ETA – Pick your route and share your ETA easily with one or more contacts in a single tap. Scout suggests your most frequently used contacts to share with while on the road. Get live ETAs – Scout shows when Meet Up attendees are on the move with real-time ETAs on the map. Now you’ll always know when a friend is late and whether “five minutes away” really means “I haven’t left yet.” Say hello with Voice Chat – Send one-touch voice chat or text messages to your Meet Up group. Only those invited will be able to send and receive messages. Always be on time – Receive notifications when traffic is slower than usual on your daily commute home or to work. Get reminders one hour before your Meet Up event is set to begin and as your guests arrive. Connect with others – Create a Meet Up, let your friends or family member knows when you are going to be there. Other navigation features: Navigate easily – Keep your eyes on the road and hands on the wheel with turn-by-turn voice guided GPS directions. Beat traffic – Real time traffic and live speed updates help you find the best and quickest route to avoid gridlock. Do it your way – Save your customized route preferences, favorite map views and schedule personalized commute departure alerts for home and work. Make a pit stop – Discover new places along your route for the cheapest gas, restaurants for a bite to eat or other amenities. Never get lost— Scout, powered by OpenStreetMap (OSM), provides the most up-to-date map information with updates from a community of more than 1.6 million editors. You can download offline maps for a fee to always know where you’re going when your signal is spotty. Got feedback? – We want to hear from you! Our support team is here to help. Follow us on Twitter, @Scout, and hit us up with questions or comments. You can join our community at https://telenav.zendesk.com/ Stay in the know – Connect with us on Facebook, YouTube and Instagram. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/scoutbytelenav YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/ScoutbyTeleNav Instagram: https://instagram.com/scoutbytelenav/ — What’s the word on Scout? NEW! – Scout wins 2015 Best Lifestyle App from Mobile App Awards “Scout is as easy on the eyes as it is easy to use.” – Mashable “Scout wins Best for Design” Travel & Leisure, Best GPS Apps for Travel Notes: Scout’s map and search coverage is currently for the USA only.
Get where you need to go with the MapQuest turn-by-turn GPS Navigation app. Whether it’s using voice navigation for walking or driving directions or exploring points of interests on the map, MapQuest has the tools you need to navigate the United States and Canada. Map and Navigation Features: • Up-to-date satellite imagery and maps • Turn-by-turn voice navigation for walking and driving directions • Real-time traffic updates to help you find the fastest ways to your destination • Live traffic cameras so you can view road conditions before you hit the road • Optimized routing to help save you time, gas and money • A speedometer so you can compare your current speed to the speed limit along your route • Favorites so you can store locations, like your home and work addresses, for quick-and-easy maps and directions • Alternate route choices so you have multiple options to get where you need to go • Route settings that help you avoid things like highways and toll roads • Multipoint routes so you can include more than just one stop • Planning: create routes starting from somewhere other than your current location Do More than Get Directions: • Search and explore nearby points of interests like restaurants, bars, gas stations and hotels, with our layers bar • Find great hotel deals and book them through MapQuest • Feed your inner foodie and discover new places to eat: browse menus, make reservations and order food through OpenTable and GrubHub points of interest • Save money by comparing prices of nearby gas stations • View local weather so you can plan ahead • Car broken down? Directly access on-demand roadside assistance for help • Get directions on-the-go with our corresponding Android Watch app Please Note: Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life.
Fast, detailed and entirely offline maps with turn-by-turn navigation – trusted by over 100 million travelers worldwide. OFFLINE MAPS Save mobile data, no internet is required. NAVIGATION Use driving, walking and cycle navigation anywhere in the world. TRAVEL GUIDES Save you time planning the trip and never miss an interesting place with our ready-made travel guides. We’ve partnered with the best travel content creators to build travel guide catalog for hundreds of destinations around the world. Whether you prefer city travel, car trips or outdoor activities you will find a great choice of guides for a perfect journey. INCREDIBLY DETAILED Directions to points of interest (POI), hiking trails and places missing from other maps. UP-TO-DATE Maps are updated by millions of OpenStreetMap contributors daily. OSM is an open-source alternative to popular map services. FAST AND RELIABLE Offline search, GPS navigation along with optimized maps to effectively save memory space. BOOKMARKS Save locations you love and share them with your friends. AVAILABLE WORLDWIDE Essential for home and travel. Paris, France? Check. Amsterdam, Netherlands? Check. Barcelona, Spain? Check. New York, Chicago, Florida, Las Vegas, Nevada, Seattle, San Francisco, California, USA? Check! Rome, Italy? Check. London, UK? Check. TRAFFIC DATA New online city traffic maps. Check out updates on traffic info and fastest driving routes in 36 countries! AND MORE! – Search through different categories e.g. restaurants, cafes, tourist attractions, hotels, ATMs and public transport (metro, bus…) – Make hotel bookings via Booking.com directly from the app – Share your location via text message or social media – When cycling or walking, the app shows whether the way is uphill or downhill Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life. If you have any questions, visit our Help Center: support.maps.me. If you are unable to find the answer to your question, contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org. Follow us on FB: http://www.facebook.com/mapswithme | Twitter: @MAPS_ME
7. CoPilot GPS
Built for you, the driver. Whether you are behind the wheel of a car, a professional truck driver with profits tied to your time on the road or an RVer exploring the country – CoPilot has got you covered. Trusted by millions of drivers globally and many of the world’s leading delivery fleets, CoPilot GPS is designed to meet the needs of all driver and vehicle types to help you safely navigate the roads. Let us help make it productive and enjoyable. Includes 14 days FREE voice-guided offline navigation, route planning and traffic. Try the app without any commitment and if you like it, you can subscribe at anytime. TRUCK NAVIGATION & TRAFFIC • Keep out of trouble by avoiding low bridges and truck-restricted roads with PC*MILER routing • Driver-friendly non-distracting guidance in cab, so you can concentrate on the road • Plan trips that are optimized for your vehicle and load • Save money avoiding fines, out-of-route mileage and reduce fuel usage • Deliver on time and get precise ETAs with real-time traffic CAR NAVIGATION & TRAFFIC • Find your best way with a choice of up to 3 routes • Drive confidently without a mobile signal with automotive-grade offline maps • Discover what’s around you with millions of pre-loaded Places • Avoid delays with real-time traffic and automatic rerouting around congestion* • Explore any place, anywhere, in any way with maps of the world** RV NAVIGATION & TRAFFIC • Routes and directions designed for RVs based on your vehicle size • Never get stranded again with reliable offline maps • Search millions of preloaded Places including campgrounds and rest areas • Know your turn ahead of time with lane indicator arrows & exit sign information For detailed map coverage, check out copilotgps.com/map-coverage STAY CONNECTED facebook.com/copilotgps | Twitter: @copilotgps NOTES *Requires a mobile internet connection **Requires additional map upgrade To find out more about the maximum dimensions for your RV navigation, visit our support center support.copilotgps.com (height 14ft, width 102in, total length 45ft, weight 26,000lbs). Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life
8. TomTom GPS
TomTom GO Mobile is the GPS, turn-by-turn, voice navigation app with downloadable maps, offline routes, precise live traffic and speed camera alerts, both updated in real-time. This sat nav app helps save time and money and lets you drive new roads in over 150 countries. 10 REASONS TO CHOOSE TOMTOM GO MOBILE: • Intelligent routing assures your sat nav app always guides you on the best route. • Real-time accurate traffic information fueled by millions of drivers gives you directions around traffic.* • Traffic Camera alerts with advanced warnings for fixed, mobile, and average speed cameras.* • With Advanced Lane Guidance you enjoy the relaxation of knowing you’re in the right lane. • Don’t worry about data consumption or your connection as all your maps are stored on your phone and receive free updates regularly. ** • Points of interest let you find and give directions to millions of useful stops all available offline en-route to and at your destination. • For the most efficient journey, enjoy an ad-free sat nav experience without interruption. • Millions of TomTom users help to keep your map fresh by sharing the latest traffic and speed camera locations. • Download offline maps for over 150 countries. • Find a route and instantly navigate to contacts and geotagged photos stored in your phone. FREE KILOMETERS Get 75 kilometers of GPS navigation for free each month. Purchase a 1-month or 1-year subscription for unlimited kilometers. DISCLAIMER * These services require a mobile phone connection. Your operator may charge you for the data used and costs may be significantly higher when used abroad. On average TomTom Services uses less than 10MB per month. Check http://tomtom.com/20719 for availability per country. The question of the legality of services to warn for speed cameras is not clear in Germany. You therefore use this service at your own risk. TomTom does not accept any responsibility for the consequences of use of the service in Germany. For more information please go to http://tomtom.com/5560 ** Data storage constraints may apply and an SD card may be required. Download 4 or more full updates of any installed map per year. You need a Wi-Fi or cellular data connection to download new maps and updates.
Sygic – GPS, Navigation is the world’s most downloaded GPS navigation app, trusted by more than 200 million drivers. Offline 3D maps are stored on your phone for GPS navigation without an internet connection. We update the maps multiple times per year for free, so that you can always rely on Sygic GPS Navigation. NAVIGATE ANYWHERE, EVEN WITHOUT AN INTERNET CONNECTION • Offline maps of all countries in the world, from TomTom and other providers • Free map updates multiple times per year • Voice-guided GPS navigation with precise directions and spoken street names • Millions of interesting Places (POI) • Pedestrian GPS navigation with walking directions and tourist attractions (POI) CAR CONNECTIVITY • Sygic is specially optimized to work with built-in infotainment systems compatible with MirrorLink** • Just connect your phone to your car’s screen and stay focused on the road • You can use your car’s touchscreen, knobs, or buttons to control the app • Car manufacturers compatible with MirrorLink: Honda, Volkswagen, Seat, Peugeot, Citroen, Skoda (SmartLink), Suzuki, and others ESCAPE THE TRAFFIC • Avoid traffic jams with the most accurate real-time traffic information with data collected from more than 500 million users worldwide* STAY SAFE • Advanced safety features make driving in unfamiliar territories easier • Speed limit warnings show you the current speed limit and the upcoming speed limit changes • Dynamic Lane Assistant guides you into the correct lane • Head-up Display (HUD) projects navigation onto the windshield of your car, making driving at night safer ** • Dashcam records the road ahead and automatically saves video in case of an accident** • Real View Navigation is an augmented reality feature for even better and safer driving experience** • Cockpit shows you the real-time performance of your car. ** • Real-time route sharing lets you share your estimated time of arrival & current position on a map* SAVE MONEY ALONG YOUR ROUTE • Park easily with parking place suggestions and live info about prices and availability* • Set your fuel type and fill up for the best price with live information about fuel prices* • Avoid speeding tickets with Speed camera warnings* • Save money on roaming charges with offline maps You can test drive all features available in the most popular World + Traffic license for the first 7 days after installation. After 7 days you can continue using the basic features or upgrade to the Lifetime Premium license. Should you have any questions, please visit sygic.com/support. We are here for you 7 days a week. If you like our app, please leave a review or spread the word at sygic.com/love. Thank you for your support. *Please note that this feature requires the internet connection. **This is an add-on feature, you can check out our latest offers at https://eshop.sygic.com/en/ Note: Sharing videos from Dashcam is forbidden by law in these countries: Austria, Belgium, Luxembourg, Switzerland, Slovakia, Spain. By installing, copying or using all or any portion of this software you accept all the terms and conditions of this agreement: https://www.sygic.com/company/eula
OsmAnd is an offline navigation application with access to the free, worldwide, and high-quality offline maps. Enjoy voice and visual offline navigation, viewing points of interest, creating and managing GPX tracks, using contour lines visualization and altitude info (through plugin), a choice between car navigation, cycle navigation or directions in the pedestrian mode, OSM editing and much more. Just download your free maps and get the following: GPS navigation • Turn-by-turn voice guidance leads you along the way (recorded and synthesized voices) • Driving routes get rebuilt whenever you deviate from them • Lane guidance, street names, and estimated time of arrival will help along the way • To make your trip safer, day/night mode switches automatically • You can choose to show speed limit, and get reminders if you exceed it • You can searches destinations by address, by type (e.g.: parking, restaurant, hotel, gas station), or by geographical coordinates • Different modes for cycling routes • You can record your own or upload a GPX track and follow it using GPS navigation • OSM Public Transport Map • Displays POIs (points of interest) around you • Offline search helps you find the places of interest by opening hours, payment method and other parameters • Adjusts the map to your direction of motion (or compass) • Share your location so that your friends can find you • Shows bicycle routes, hiking paths, and other types of roads • Allows you to choose how to display names on the map: in English, local, or phonetic spelling • Displays specialized online tiles, satellite view (from Bing), different overlays like touring/navigation GPX tracks and additional map layers Nautical Maps • Information about sea objects and a contour map of sea depth. Basically convenient sea maps you can use without the internet. Skiing OsmAnd ski maps plugin enables you to see ski tracks with the level of complexity and some additional information, like the location of lifts and other facilities. OpenStreetMap Data • High-quality information from the best collaborative projects of the world • OSM data available per country or region • Compact offline vector maps updated at least once a month • Choice between complete region data or just road network (Example: All of Japan is 700 MB or 200 MB for the road network only) Cycling • GPS navigation in cycling mode builds your route using cycling paths • You can see your speed and altitude • GPX recording option enables you to record your trip and share it • Via additional plugin, you can enable displaying contour lines and hill-shading Walking, hiking, city tour • The map shows you walking and hiking paths • GPS pedestrian navigation mode builds your route using walking paths • You can upload and follow a GPX route or record and share your own hiking routes Public transport • Navigation on public transport: Metro, Buses, Tram and so on. Contribute to OSM • Report data bugs • Upload GPX tracks to OSM directly from the app • Add POIs and directly upload them to OSM (or later if offline) OsmAnd is open-source and actively being developed. Everyone can contribute to the application by reporting bugs, improving translations or coding new features. The project is in a lively state of continuous improvement by all these forms of developer and user interaction. The project progress also relies on financial contributions to fund coding and testing of new functionalities. Approximate map coverage and quality: • Western Europe: **** • Eastern Europe: *** • Russia: *** • North America: *** • South America: ** • Asia: ** • Japan & Korea: *** • Middle East: ** • Africa: ** • Antarctica: * Most countries around the globe are available for download! Get a reliable navigator in your country – be it France, Germany, Mexico, UK, Spain, Netherlands, USA, Russia, Brazil or any other.