There are plenty of mobile apps for truck drivers that will help simplify your daily routine and assist in time management and structured logs. In some cases, these apps can also save you money! Here is a quick rundown of some of the most popular trucker apps.
Trucker Path is used by over 250,000 truck drivers and thousands of trucking companies. The app shows major and independent truck stops, truck parking, rest areas, open/closed weigh stations, truck washes, scales and more. Each place is accompanied by a detail description, ratings and reviews by other truck drivers. The information contained in the Trucker Path app is constantly updated and verified by users.
Waze Social GPS, Maps & Traffic
Waze Social GPS, Maps & Traffic is a community-based mapping, traffic and navigation app. Drivers from across the country work together to outsmart traffic, save gas money and improve daily commuting for all users. By simply driving around with the Waze app open, you contribute real-time traffic and road information to surrounding drivers. You can report accidents, hazards or any other events you see on the road while being updated on your route as well. The app also offers community-shared fuel prices, so you can find the cheapest gas station on your route.
Truck Stops & Travel Plazas
Truck Stops & Travel Plazas is the only ad free, tablet ready truck stop app that is updated with driver reviews. This app checks your location and displays all points on a map view. You can filter by type to see only what you want to see on the map and zoom out. You can also use the offline manual lookup to find locations by type, state, and city. You’ll find various truck stop details like parking spaces, showers, restaurant and food options, internet, laundry, propane, service hays and more.
Big Road Free Truck Driver Log Book
Spend more time driving and less time on paperwork. This app keeps track of your duty status changes and builds a clean, compliant and fully editable log through the day. It automatically calculates the available drive time and recap using your chosen hours of service rules. You can send driver logs, vehicle inspection reports and scanned documents directly to your fleet from the app.
iExit Interstate Exit Guide
iExit tells you what to expect at upcoming exits on the highway. It uses your device’s location to determine where you are and then displays upcoming exits in real time. Search the next 100 exits for businesses (restaurants, campgrounds, and entertainment) or amenities (WiFi or truck parking). You can also find rest stops, hotel deals, and much more.
Find Truck Service & Stops
The Find Truck Service & Stops app was built to help deal with breakdowns, scheduled maintenance, and unexpected repairs. With the app, you can locate 24-hour road service, truck and trailer repair shops, towing and recovery services, and truck and trailer services nationwide.