Navigation Apps

From map apps to GPS trackers, with the right navigation apps you can get as lost as you want! For a list of our favorites, check out AppCraver’s Editor Picks of the Best Navigations Apps for iPhone and iPad, or read on for breaking news and recent reviews of iOS navigation applications.

Buy Route on the App Store

Route for iOS Receives Major Update

Surrendered Studios LLC today is pleased to announce the release of Route 1.2, an update to its popular navigation app for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Route for iOS is the perfect tool for finding the shortest path between multiple destinations.

Navigate the Great Outdoors with EasyTrails GPS 6

Navigate the Great Outdoors with EasyTrails GPS 6

If you're an avid hiker, bike rider, runner or all-around outdoors enthusiast there are several apps that you can use to enhance your experiences. Enter EasyTrails GPS 6 — a navigation and tracking app made specifically for lovers of the great outdoors.

Buy CoPilot™ GPS – Plan & explore with offline maps & directions on the App Store

Free CoPilot GPS App Now Available

ALK Technologies Inc., one of the world's leading developers of mobile navigation software, today announced that it's FREE CoPilot GPS route planning and on-board mapping app is available to download immediately for iPhone, iPad and Android devices.

En Route! Updates Makes Real-Time Location Sharing Even Easier

En Route! Updates Makes Real-Time Location Sharing Even Easier

"Are we there yet?" Ah, the mantra of kids traveling in the backseat for ages. "Are you here yet?" Just as annoying, this friend, family and colleague quip via text and phone call is no longer needed with the real-time location sharing web and mobile app En Route!, which announced an update this week.

Buy Speed PRO+ on the App Store

Speed PRO+ 1.0 Universal app released with retina graphics

Mother Tucker, LLC today is pleased to announce the release of Speed PRO+ 1.0 for iPhones and iPads. Designed originally for GPS-equipped iPhones and iPads, Speed PRO+ is a universal GPS-based speedometer that gives users a digital view of their current speed, average speed, top speed, distance traveled, elapsed time and altitude and allows them to save their routes.

Buy In Arrivo! HD - Buses, taxi, metros, trip calculations and sharing for the environment conscious visitor to the Eternal city on the App Store

inArrivo Update Promises to Make Travel by Bus in Rome Easier

In Arrivo releases version 3.0 of its application.

Created by Italian iOS app developer Fabrizio Bartolomucci to remove the complexity of the Roman bus system, the third iteration of the "In Arrivo!" app introduces a number of new developments designed to make use of public transport even easier.

Buy Theodolite on the App Store

Theodolite Augmented-Reality Navigation App Gets Updated for New iPad

Hunter Research and Technology today is pleased to announce that its popular Theodolite app series has been optimized for the new 3rd generation iPad. Theodolite HD is a viewfinder-based compass, GPS, map, zoom camera, rangefinder, and two-axis inclinometer.

Buy Maps 3D - GPS Tracks for Bike, Hike, Ski & Outdoor on the App Store

Maps 3D Uses Detailed Terrain Display to Help Users Navigate the Great Outdoors

Whether you're skiing, cycling, mountaineering, off-roading or simply traveling, the Maps 3D iPhone app is the GPS navigation system for all your outdoor activities. The features are a delight — mountains, valleys and your own route are displayed in 3D from start to finish for a totally new navigation experience!

Buy Waze Social GPS, Maps & Traffic on the App Store

Waze Announces Hands-Free Traffic Reporting for iPhone Commuters

"Waze has found a touch-free means for drivers to safely interact with their traffic information while driving," said Roger C. Lanctot, Associate Director of Strategy Analytics' Global Automotive Practice.

Buy MotionX GPS Drive on the App Store

MotionX-GPS Adds New Features for Skiing and Snowboarding

Fullpower-MotionX today announced a major update to its MotionX-GPS App for iPhone and iPod touch that adds support for skiing and snowboarding.
MotionX-GPS is now the perfect app to take to the slopes as it's been enhanced with a new ski/snowboard mode to make your mountain experience even more fun.

Buy ThemePark GPS Magic Kingdom-Orlando on the App Store

Discover the Magic Kingdom With ThemeParkGPS Voice-Guided Navigation App

ThemePark Guides, Inc is pleased to announce the first-ever, voice guided, turn-by-turn navigation iPhone App for the Magic Kingdom, Orlando. With ThemeParkGPS, users can now get precise directions from their current location, within the Park, to any of the other points of interest also within the Park.

Buy Christmas Light Displays on the App Store

MapMuse Announces Release of 2011 Christmas Lights Locator Website and Accompanying iPhone App

MapMuse today announced the release of its 2011 data update to the Christmas Light Displays locator, a map-based web platform that's designed to give homeowners and other holiday decorators the chance to show off their holiday lights to thousands of internet visitors.

MotionX GPS Drive is Top-Notch Auto and Pedestrian Navigation App

MotionX GPS Drive is Top-Notch Auto and Pedestrian Navigation App

However, that's not to say drivers don't need them from time to time. And if they do, MotionX GPS Drive is the one they want.

GeoGuide 3D Guides Outdoor Adventurers Where Other Maps Go Blank

GeoGuide 3D Guides Outdoor Adventurers Where Other Maps Go Blank

Outdoor athletes, hikers and geocachers know that a map is only as good as it's off-road navigation. Unfortunately, this is precisely where most traditional navigation systems fail, according to MovingWorld today.

Buy Geocaching on the App Store

Geocaching guiding you for hours of hidden treasure fun

Geocaching is basically a game of treasure hunting. When I first heard about it a year ago I had no idea how remarkably popular geocaching is. It’s a game played by untold numbers of people throughout the world.