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 CFI Tools Takeoff Landing Distance on the App Store

CFI Tools Takeoff and Landing Distance App Adds New Models

CFI Tools is pleased to announce today the latest upgrade to its Takeoff & Landing App. The T&L App allows pilots to easily calculate takeoff & landing distances for their airplane based on the current conditions for the flight.

Buy Theodolite HD on the App Store

Popular Nav App Innovates Augmented Reality Movie Capture, Range Scopes

Hunter Research and Technology is pleased to announce Theodolite 3.0. This novel multi-function augmented reality nav app works as a compass, GPS, map, zoom camera, rangefinder, and two-axis inclinometer.

Buy Buddy Safe on the App Store

New App Lets You Keep Track of Your Kids As They Travel

Know when your date is going to be late. Buddy Safe allows you to easily track the progress of your buddy's journey to their selected destination. Use Buddy Safe to see if your kids are home from school, locate your traveling companions while on vacation, or find friends you're meeting for dinner.

Buy UrbanCyclr on the App Store

UrbanCyclr: Track, Explore and Share Popular Cycling Routes

The UrbanCyclr team is determined to make bicycling in urban areas more popular and less intimidating by sharing real-life information amongst bicyclers about how people move around in the cities.

Buy Route on the App Store

App Update Adds Options for Sharing the Shortest Path Between Places

Surrendered Studios LLC today is pleased to announce the release of Route 1.3, 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.

Buy Localscope - Find places and people around you on the App Store

Localscope now supports Yelp

Cynapse today is pleased to announce the immediate availability of Localscope v2.4, an update that makes Localscope the quintessential location browser app with the most diverse sources to explore a location on the iPhone.

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.