Here’s a list of the top ten best GPS apps for iPhone and iPad.
1. Google Maps
Google Maps is a voice guided turn-by-turn GPS navigation app developed by Google. Discover new places, tour cities with 360-degree street view, and sign in to locations. Save past searches and favorite places. Get live traffic updates and find public transit, biking and walking directions. You can download Google Maps from the App Store here.
Waze is a community based mapping and navigation app developed by Waze Inc. Waze features voice guided navigation, and learns your frequent destinations. Report accidents, police traps, road closures and more. Earn points each time you contribute road info and move up the ranks. You can download Waze from the App Store here.
3. AT&T Navigator
With AT&T Navigator, users can find places instantly. Use quick search and find the lowest-priced gas, browse restaurant reviews, and know what traffic’s like wherever you are. Get alerts when new accidents pop up and reroute around them with one tap. You can download AT&T Navigator from the App Store here.
Mapquest is a voice guided turn-by-turn GPS navigation app developed by AOL Inc. Search for new restaurants, explore new places. and look for gas stations. Mapquest displays live traffic conditions, and will reroute you around traffic jams. Share your current location with friends using email, text messages, Facebook, or Twitter. You can download Mapquest from the App Store here.
5. The Transit App
Transit is a navigation app developed by Samuel Vermette. With Transit, users can find schedules for nearby public transit routes. Access schedules and itineraries while offline. Transit works in 37 cities including: NYC, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Boston, Philadelphia, Washington DC, Chicago, and more. You can download Transit from the App Store here.
6. Scout GPS
With Scout GPS, users can avoid getting stuck in traffic. See traffic-based commute times, street level traffic, nearby places, and more. Users can easily report traffic congestion, police, road hazards and accidents. Discover new restaurants, food, live music, movies, and more. Save your favorite routes and get personalized GPS voice guidance. You can download Scout GPS from the App Store here.
7. GPS by Telenav
With GPS by TeleNav, users will get turn-by-turn directions. Find new places, search nearby gas prices, and see daily traffic to save time. By upgrading to the paid version, users will get voice navigation, real-time traffic, speed traps and red light cameras, and more. You can download GPS by TeleNav from the App Store here.
8. Here Maps
Here Maps is a voice guided step by step navigation app developed by Nokia. Here Maps offer users public transit, biking and waling directions and navigation. Discover new restaurants, shopping centers and sights. Share directions over SMS, email, Facebook or Twitter. You can download Here Maps from the App Store here.
9. MotionX GPS Drive
MotionX GPS Drive is a voice guided turn-by-turn GPS navigation app developed by MotionX. Search for restaurants, gas stations, and local businesses. Share your current location with friends via Facebook or Twitter. You can download MotionX GPS Drive from the App Store here.
With Glympse, users can share their location with friends and family members in real time. Send a Glympse via email, SMS, Facebook or Twitter.Recipients will receive a link with the ETA and location. Glympse will let your loved ones know you are safe. You can download Glympse from the App Store here.