What are the best map apps for Android?

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    #1Google Maps

    Google Maps

    Google Maps is a user-friendly navigational app that lets you choose and plan your route by public transportation, car, bike, walking, or even taxi. You can also explore areas to find restaurants, supermarkets, and more near you. 

    Apps

    Web, Android, iOS, Android

    Carl Long
    Written on November 20, 2017
    "This is always very useful. There are some other apps that give more details, but this will definitely get you where you want to go."
  2. 4

    #2MAPS.ME

    MAPS.ME
    Maps.me is a fast & detailed offline maps and navigation app of the whole world for iOS, Android and BlackBerry devices. MAPS.ME application gets its data from OpenStreetMap project.
    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free

    Betty Holland
    Written on November 23, 2017
    "This app is by far better than google maps itself. Its precise and easy to use. "
  3. 4

    #3OsmAnd

    OsmAnd
    OsmAnd is a map and navigation application that has access to the data provided by OpenStreetMap. It features a voice and optical navigator, creating aGPX tracks, a choice between different commute modes, and more!
    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Joshua Peters
    Written on November 16, 2017
    "This looks like an overall fine maps app, but a lot of the reviews seem negative. It seems like it might not be as well supported as a google maps or apple maps, but still fine. It would be worth a try."
  1. 4

    #4MapQuest

    MapQuest
    MapQuest is a free online web app that provides you driving directions. With this app, you can also see any street in detail and travell it virtually.
    Apps

    Web, Android, iOS

    Free

    Frances Grant
    Written on November 20, 2017
    "MapQuest GPS Navigation & Maps is a free online web app that will give you driving directions. With this app you can see any street detail adn travel virtually. It is very handy for driving in areas you are not familiar with."
  2. 4

    #5HERE WeGo

    HERE WeGo
    HERE WeGo is a free mobile app designed that makes city navigation easier. With detailed routes, turn-by-turn guidance, including gas prices, and parking places, this app would help you go around anywhere. 

    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free

    Edith Hernández
    Written on November 21, 2017
    "HERE WeGo is a great app for anyone who wants to replace the traditional Google Maps app for their Android phone. You can use maps offline without having to be connected to the internet and it's fully integrated with public transit."
  3. 4

    #6Waze

    Waze
    Waze is a social and navigational app that enables drivers to build and use live maps, view real-time traffic updates and turn-by-turn navigation for an optimal commute and driving. It also features one-tap navigation for inputted events.
    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free

    Daniel Reid
    Written on November 26, 2017
    "would work but not the best"
  4. 4

    #7MapFactor GPS Navigation Maps

    MapFactor GPS Navigation Maps
    MapFactor GPS Navigation Maps is a GPS navigator and vehicle tracking app for Android. Contains free offline maps from OpenStreetMaps.
    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Mercedes Correa
    Written on November 25, 2017
    "Mapfactor Navigator is definitely the easiest GPS navigator I have used. I particularly like the ease of use and the live traffic indicator so I know if there is traffic ahead. The navigator also presents several alternate routes and large turn-by-turn images. The points of interest is a nice feature for spontaneous side trips during a family vacation."
  5. 3

    #8Strava

    Strava

    Strava is a fitness app available on iOS and Android. Strava records your run, maps cycling routes & analyzes your training stats. With Strava you can track your performance in other sports like swimming, hiking, CrossFit, and gym training.

    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free

    Ai Yu
    Written on November 20, 2017
    "I ride the same route every day for my main workout, and this app gives me the incentive to match or beat my best times at every point. It gets me pushing myself, and then shares what n animal I am on Facebook, so all my friends don't forget who El Supremo is. "
  6. 3

    #9Navmii GPS World

    Navmii GPS World
    Navmii GPS World is a driving app that takes the hassle out of finding places, leaving you free to just drive. Navmii gives you Traffic, Navigation, community Reporting and driver Analytics at your fingertips.
    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Michael Ryan
    Written on November 27, 2017
    "The best is definitely hard to determine. I must say that this is a good idea for an app and love the driver Analytics at your fingertips. Needs some work on the platform but I can see the potential in this one!"
  7. 0

    #10Mapy.cz

    Mapy.cz

    Mapy.cz is an app for maps and navigation that allows users to access it anywhere even when offline. It offers plan routes for cars and important trails and attractions making trips easier and hassle-free.

    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free

    Petr Hnyk
    Written on September 2, 2018
    "Best map app when it comes to outdoor trials planning, superior terrain details and also greatly detailed and precise in cities."

Summary

Best What are the best map apps for Android
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Google MapsApps 8 Free
2MAPS.MEApps 4 Free
3OsmAnd Apps 4 Free
4MapQuestApps 4 Free
5HERE WeGoApps 4 Free
6WazeApps 4 Free
7MapFactor GPS Navigation MapsApps 4 Free
8StravaApps 3 Free
9Navmii GPS WorldApps 3 Free
10Mapy.czApps 0 Free
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