Essential Travel Apps — Destination Frankfurt am Main

Kavin Kumar K
Jan 6, 2017 · 4 min read

Frankfurt am Main is the business and financial center of Germany. It is one of the most significant cities in the world in terms of tourism, traffic, commerce, and education. Messe Frankfurt is one of the world’s largest trade fairs, which host the world’s largest motor show, the largest book show, trade fair for home textiles and contract textiles and other such fairs.

In addition to Frankfurt’s infrastructure and economy, its diversity supports a vibrant cultural scene. About 4 million tourists visit Frankfurt annually. It is a great place for shopping, as it caters both to tourists and the local population. The best times to visit Frankfurt are late spring to early autumn.

Frankfurt has excellent connections by rail, road, and air. In order to explore the place very well, it is essential for the tourists to have a perfect guide. Here in this post, I have listed out some of the essential iPhone, iPad apps that will help you in making the trip enjoyable.

Frankfurt Travel Guide and Offline City Map

Frankfurt Travel Guide and Offline City Map : Ulmon GmbH

This is an iOS app which gives you map of the city and it works offline. Especially for tourists, it is important to save the data and roaming charges while abroad. This app provides offline maps, in-depth travel insights, Customize the routes and add notes. It is free to download and available in App Store.

Frankfurt City Offline Travel Guide

Frankfurt City Offline Travel Guide : B Revathi Devi

This is a multifunctional app act as a complete solution to your travel at Frankfurt. This app gives you the information about the climate, geography and so on. Also, it helps in navigating between the places either through subway or walk. You can find the hotels, ATM, tourist attractions and so on. Custom search is also available. This app costs 4.99$ and it is worth every bit.

Frankfurt Airport (FRA Airport)

Frankfurt Airport (FRA Airport) : Fraport AG

This is one of the most important app you should have for navigating in Frankfurt Airport. This is an official app from Fraport AG — Frankfurt Airport services. Get details about your flight by scanning your boarding pass, calculate the tax refunds and also you can book parking space through the app. This app turns out to be the best in terms of navigation and notifications in the airport. It is a free app available in App Store.

Frankfurt Guide

Frankfurt Guide : Exact Real

This app is another great app as the local travel guide. This is again a completely offline app which helps you in finding the nearby hotels, compare them for prices and make a reservation. Also, you can see the subway navigation line. This is also a free app available for both iPhone and iPad in the app store.

Frankfurt S-Bahn & U-Bahn

Frankfurt S-Bahn & U-Bahn : Mallow Technologies

This is a great app to navigate Frankfurt through their train system. From anywhere to anywhere, you can get the train routes interconnecting S-Bhan & U-Bhan routes to give the best and optimal route plan. The app also has a currency converter for user convenience. It also has the blueprint of Messi hall, the place where trade fairs happen. This app comes out to be one of the best app for business travellers, who visits for trade fairs and the tourists who look to travel throughout the city. This is also an offline app available for iPad and iPhone. The cost of the app is 0.99$.

There are many other guide apps covering Frankfurt. But, I have listed the most user-friendly and apps with offline features. It doesn’t matter if you are a first timer or an occasional visitor, the above apps will make your trip hassle free.

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