Best road trip planner apps: 5 apps to map out your adventure


No matter your destination, planning your vacation is an essential part of the adventure. Otherwise, you’ll spend far more than you have to and, odds are, you won’t get to see everything on your wishlist.

We live in a golden days of technology that we often overlook. But, in all the time we spend playing our ‘Spin Addicts’ and our ‘Cat Quests’, hardly ever do we think about the utility that our smart devices can offer on the open road.

As such, we’ve gone out of our way to do the thinking for you.

That’s right, to help you out with your next adventure we’ve assimilated five of the greatest road trip planner apps for your lengthy expedition below. Most of all, we imagine you’ll be enticed because they’re all free to download, even if you might be tempted later on to shell out some money for a monthly subscription fee. (You’ll know what we mean when you see it.

1. Roadtrippers

2. Waze

3. GasBuddy

4. Hotel Tonight

5. Spotify