Be in the pocket with these apps for travel wherever you go
- 2020-11-08 12:00
Apple’s app of the year 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017. Grand-Prix Award 2015 on TechCrunch Europas. Best app of 2014 on Mobile World Congress. Isn’t it enough to start using Citymapper on your phone from this very moment?
It is easy to manage, playful and comprehensive and can easily compete with all-known Google Maps. What does it offer you? A detailed information on real-time departures, transport disruption alerts for convenient public transport use. Uber integration for fast taking a car from any location. Bike routing and live bike share info for those who prefer bicycle riding to other vehicles. It is a useful tool for managing your life in the native city and the greatest assistant in navigating an unfamiliar city.
Citymapper is available in 39 cities worldwide, and all the obvious city-break destinations are covered. The app can tell you how long your journey will take, so now you are almost insured from being late.
Get a pocket travel agent that will collect all the information about your journey in one place - your device. Tripit gathers all trip data like confirmation emails for flights, hotels, rental cars, events bookings and converts it into a single route. All you need is to forward your letters from email to the app, and it will take care of everything else. Then you can access your itinerary anytime from any device, it is possible to do even offline. Tripit is also convenient to use when you have an intention to take a ride with a company of friends. Each of you can share the traveling plans and coordinate a group trip using the collective ideas.
One more cool app for planning a group journey is Splittr. If you are fond of traveling with friends but don’t like thinking of money each of you spent, then this is definitely your choice. Splittr is meant to split bills and perfectly suits the traveling situation. With its simple platform sharing costs with friends won’t be a problem anymore. You can enter expenses noting who paid what and the app will do the rest. Long, multi-destination trips are also in the competence of Splittr. The app supports all currencies, so you can mix currencies without having to do the conversion yourself. With Splittr you can have a dream trip with your friends and without annoying money calculations all the time.
App in the Air
Personal flying assistant at your service. App in the Air is a flight tracking mobile it offers you the best coverage of airlines and airports worldwide. Keep updated about flight status – even without internet coverage – and manage your time at the airport. The app resourcefully breaks down each flight into four stages: check-in, boarding, takeoff and landing time. The app will also inform you if the flight is delayed and make changes to your itinerary. Ir will help you to navigate different airports, that is really time-saving in most situation
It also integrates with Tripit (above) allowing you to import all your flights.
This promotes itself as your “personal ” thanks to its ability to track delays and changes to your itinerary and help you navigate , but the real fun comes from its statistics. As you travel, App in the Air keeps track of the mileage, routes, and your ranking among friends to display a map of your travel history and habits.