10 Best Travel Apps for Truckers

5 Best Free Apps for Truckers:

BigRoad: Free Trucker Log App
Available on: Android
The BigRoad app provides truckers with all the essential services they need when on the road. Along with keeping track of daily driver logs, the app helps drivers find truck stops, weigh scales, and traffic directions, while allowing them to send documents straight from their phone.

TRANSFLO Now
Available on: iOS & Android
Transflo Now speeds up the hauling process by letting drivers take photos of delivery documents and send them instantly to their fleet. This app saves time and money by allowing truckers to get paid quicker and move on to the next load. To register, drivers need an ID provided by their fleet.

GasBuddy
Available on: iOS & Android
Simple but useful, the GasBuddy app helps drivers find the cheapest fuel prices in the area. With prices available on regular, midgrade, premium, and diesel fuel, GasBuddy lets drivers find the cheapest nearby fuel or search for prices in a particular city or zip code.

Waze Social GPS, Traffic & Gas
Available on: iOS & Android
Waze is a community-based traffic and navigation app that helps drivers avoid traffic jams and plan the best routes. The app provides real-time traffic and road alerts, voice-guided GPS navigation, and information on the cheapest fuel locations. Hands-free and voice-operated, Waze is a safe way for truckers to get the information they need and save time by avoiding traffic. As you use Waze it learns your frequent destinations, commuting hours, and preferred routes, making the driving experience better each time.

Trucker Tools
Available on: iOS & Android
The Trucker Tools app allows drivers to source coupons from more than 5,000 truck stops across America. The app also lets drivers search for truck stops, find the lowest diesel prices in any given area, and get turn-by-turn directions to each location.

 

5 Best Premium Apps for Truckers

Truckster – Truck Stops ($2.99)
Available on: iOS & Android
The Truckster app provides information on truck stops, rest areas, and Walmart locations throughout the country. With Truckster, drivers can plan stops ahead of time making for quicker hauls, more efficient driving, and a better experience for truckers.

Allstays Truck Stops & Travel Plazas ($9.99)
Available on: iOS & Android
Allstays Trucks Stops and Travel Plazas app lists the closest truck stops so that drivers can be well informed on the road. The app also provides information on weigh stations, CAT scales, truck washes, area Walmarts, parking lot size, food options, showers, and more. The search options also help drivers find truck stops with specific amenities or discounts.

Co-Pilot Live Truck ($150)
Available on: iOS & Android
The Co-Pilot Live app is a voice guided GPS navigation system that allows truckers to safely customize the best route for delivering a load. The app helps drivers avoid low-clearance and weight-restricted roads, create custom profiles for easy switching between vehicles, and view efficient routing options.

FleetSafer Mobile ($5.99/month)
Available on: iOS & Android
FleetSafer Mobile keeps your fleet safe by eliminating the temptation to text, email or browse the web while driving. Drivers can block texts and emails while driving or respond with a voice-activated “I’m driving” message. FleetSafer helps keep drivers safe and focused while out on the road.

Fast Food Calorie Counter ($.99)
Available on: iOS & Android
Truckers who are forced to eat truck stop fast food don’t need to have an unhealthy lifestyle. Use the Fast Food Calories Counter app to get nutritional information on 73 popular restaurants and 9,141 menu items. Assess calories, fat, carbs, fiber, and protein to make an informed decision on what meals are best for you at various fast food establishments.