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Travel Apps

 

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CycleStreets

 

CycleStreets is not-for-profit United Kingdom organisation that provides a free-to-use national cycle journey planner for the United Kingdom. The planner uses OpenStreetMap data for routing, Shuttle Radar Topography Mission for height data and official post code data. It was launched in March 2009 and by January 2010 had planned 100,000 journeys. As of August 2015 the site has planned over 45 million itineraries. It was 'Highly Commended' at the 2009 ACT Travelwise awards. It provides worldwide routing using OpenStreetMap data.

 

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Ramblers

 

The Medal Routes app has arrived!

Medal Route walkers in Scotland now have the opportunity to join a growing virtual community. The brand new Medal Routes app gives you access to over 360 Medal Route walks, along with lots of other fantastic features to keep you entertained and motivated to walk more often. 

Not only can you walk live GPS Medal Routes on the new app, you can also:

  • create and share your own wonderful walks
  • set yourself personal goals and monitor your progress
  • count your calories and steps 
  • and have access to an interactive hub of fun and useful information right at your fingertips

The app is available now for all Android and Apple devices.

Go on…get walking with the Medal Routes app!

 

Trip Advisor

Trip Advisor

 

TripAdvisor, Inc. is an American travel website company providing reviews of travel-related content. It also includes interactive travel forums. TripAdvisor was an early adopter of user-generated content. The website services are free to users, who provide most of the content, and the website is supported by an advertising business model.

 

 

 

 

Traveline Scotland

Traveline Scotland

 

The award-winning free Traveline Scotland app provides comprehensive information to help plan your journey in Scotland. Now includes a cycle journey planner powered by CycleStreets routing.

 

 

Stagecoach

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Stagecoach Bus App now available!

Everything you love about Stagecoachbus.com - in your pocket.

Our mobile app has all you need in one place - journey planning, live bus information in real time  and mobile bus tickets. Now it’s even easier to find your nearest bus stop and plan your journey using your phone. Here’s how our app makes bus travel even easier:  
  • What's nearby?  Set your location using your phone's GPS to find the right buses, stops and routes for wherever you are.
  • Where do you want to go?  Use the journey planner to get from A to B with ease, including ticket options, walking directions and disruption updates.
  • Check live bus times so you know exactly when it will arrive, and once on the bus, follow your journey so you know exactly when to get off the bus.
  • Save your favourite buses, journeys and stops for even easier journey planning.
  • Say goodbye to paper tickets with mobile tickets straight to your phone (only available in some areas at the moment). Pay safely and securely using your card or PayPal and your tickets will be ready to use instantly on your phone. Simply activate your ticket when you’re ready to board and show it to the driver.

 

Walking Apps

 

MapMyWalk

           

Map My Walk

MapMyWalk GPS for iPhone, Android or Windows

MapMyWalk is a fitness tracking application that enables you to use the built-in GPS of your mobile device to track all of your fitness activities. Record your workout details, including duration, distance, pace, speed, elevation, calories burned, and route traveled on an interactive map. You can even effortlessly save and upload your workout data to MapMyWalk where you can view your route workout data, and comprehensive workout history.

 

 

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Outdoors GPS

OutDoors is the complete mapping and GPS app for hikers, runners, cyclists and mountaineers across the world- 100% dedicated to outdoor enthusiasts. A simple and intuitive interface brings the widest range of quality topographic maps to your Mobile or Tablet. Select between maps including Ordnance Survey, Open Terrain, IGN and BKG maps. When you’ve selected and downloaded your chosen area in the in-app store, OutDoors will work anywhere regardless of Mobile signal. Just go to the iTunes/Google Play and select your chosen area to download.

 

 

viewranger

 

Viewranger

Choose your trail and discover the world.

ViewRanger helps you to plan, navigate, record, and share your outdoor adventures.

Used by millions of people around the world, ViewRanger is also the navigation app used and trusted by search and rescue teams.

Big or small, every adventure matters. Download the ViewRanger app and start exploring!

 

 

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ActiFit

It "knows" the difference between walking, running, cycling and riding in a vehicle. It can even detect standing and sitting. ActiFit counts your steps and gives you an easy way to see statistics of daily, weekly or monthly activities and moves. And because ActiFit knows how you move, it can calculate burned calories much better and more accurate than any other app or wearable device.

 

 

national rail

 

National Rail  

Simple to use and ready to download, if your smartphone uses Android, iOS or Windows Phone this clever little tool puts our website in your pocket, so it can travel with you.

Stay on track with the National Rail Travel App, the UK’s number one destination for train travel. Plan, book and keep up to date with all your train travel in one easy app. Manage your journeys with My Travel, plan new routes with our comprehensive journey planner and receive real time travel updates. Personalised to you, you can set up travel alerts, track your train, save your favourite journeys and buy tickets anytime anywhere.

 

Welcome to Scotland

 

Welcome to Scotland      

What does it do?
The most comprehensive and in-depth FREE Scottish travel guide available, the Welcome to Scotland app is packed with quality information on accommodation, things to do, restaurants and events, with many exclusive discounts and offers. With so much knowledge at your fingertips, you’ll soon be more clued up than the locals.
 
From taking in the bright lights of Edinburgh and Glasgow to witnessing the majestic splendour of the Scottish Highlands, Welcome to Scotland will open doors and make your budget go further.

No mobile network needed

All Scotland maps and information about more than 20,000 points of interest are pre-loaded so no internet connection is needed. If you are travelling from abroad you do NOT need to have data roaming enabled. Whether you live here or are a visitor, our app will help you discover the real Scotland.
Don’t leave home without it!