#10 – GasBuddyGasBuddy is one of the most popular road trip apps currently available on the market. It was created by GasBuddy.com and is ideal for travel & local purposes. GasBuddy is rated M for mature (17+) and is geared towards helping drivers find the most cost-effective gas stations on their cross-country excursions. According to app creators, you can save up to $340 per year by using the GasBuddy app. The way it works is pretty simple: you simply access the nearest gas stations to you with the best prices and GasBuddy always gets you the best deal. It also tells you which gas stations are out of gas, since there is a large community of people feeding the system with information. GasBuddy has a 4.6/5 rating from 739,615 reviewers, and it has been installed between 10 million and 50 million times.
#9 - RoadTrippers – Trip PlannerRoadTrippers – Trip Planner by RoadTrippers is a travel & local-style app rated E for everyone. It has a user score of 3.6/5 from 3,255 reviewers, and it is designed especially for travellers. You can easily plot out your road trip with friends and family and find many exciting places along the way. This app is great for picking out hotels, motels, restaurants, parks, places of interest, monuments, diners, unique attractions and more. The entire road trip can be planned from the app, and you can share details of your trip with friends, family and fellow road trippers. The content you save instantly syncs across all connected devices. It should be noted that this app is only applicable to US travellers.
#8 - Android AutoAndroid Auto – Maps, Media, Messaging & Voice by Google LLC is rated T for teen, and applicable to travellers everywhere. Since it is a Google app, it links all Google-related accounts through your Android, making it much easier for you to manage your online communications, directions, music and other streaming content direct from your Android device. It is a pocket rocket for Android users. It has a 4.1/5 rating from 142,332 reviewers, and all vehicles support this. To access all the features of this powerful app, Android 5.0+ is needed as well as active data connections. Among the many things that you can do with the app are route planning via Google Maps, calling via Google Assistant, radio, and music, text messaging and more. The latest version of Android Auto is compatible with all vehicles, direct from telephone screens. It can be accessed by simply saying two words – OK GOOGLE.
#7 - Safe Driving App: Drivemode
Drivemode, Inc made a great automobile app. Safe Driving App: Drivemode makes it much easier for you to use your smartphone while you’re driving. Since so many accidents take place through smartphone usage on the road, Drivemode aims to cut down on any mishaps by enabling voice commands and upsizing buttons to make it easy for you to connect. Some of the many fantastic features available through this app include text auto-replies with text messaging, do not disturb for voice calls and texts, Bluetooth pairing, driving history records, and other personalized recommendations. The app’s voice to text has been deemed better than Google, and some 22,034 reviewers have given this road trip app a 4.5/5 rating.