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swisstopo app

Discover even the remotest of places in Switzerland with the best map quality. The free map app from swisstopo brings the National Maps of Switzerland, together with many other topics such as hiking, cycling, snow sports and aviation, to your smartphone and tablet. Accurate maps, simple operation, and the ability to plan and record tours are the hallmarks of the app.


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for iPhone/iPad

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Download the swisstopo app free-of-charge from the App Store or Google Play. All functions of the app and online use of the maps are included. In addition, an area of 100 km2 of an area of your choice can be saved for offline use.

Precise and versatile
The swisstopo app shows all National Maps from the scale of 1:10 000 to 1:1 million, as well as aerial photographs, aeronautical maps and historical maps covering the whole of Switzerland. The maps are supplemented by additional information relating to public transport, hiking, cycling, snow sports and aviation. In addition to the official routes of the Swiss hiking trails, the app also contains all SwitzerlandMobility routes. Depending on your interests, themes and content can be added to the background map.

Easy to handle and clear
The app's key features include simple usability, easy orientation and the ability to plan and record tours. With the swisstopo app, your own position is displayed directly on the maps or aerial photographs. The coordinates and elevation data of the current location are always known. By searching for places, addresses, or coordinates, any destination can be found quickly.

Subscription for unlimited offline maps
An annual subscription enables unlimited storage and offline use of maps and data. This means that the maps can be used even if mobile network coverage is poor or non-existent. The annual subscription can be purchased for CHF 38 directly from the application or in the swisstopo shop.

To the swisstopo shop

Additional information


Swiss Map Account

Federal Office of Topography swisstopo Seftigenstrasse 264
P.O. Box
3084 Wabern
+41 58 469 01 11


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Opening hours:
Monday - Friday 10 am – 7 pm
Tel. +41 58 469 02 22

Federal Office of Topography swisstopo

Seftigenstrasse 264
P.O. Box
3084 Wabern


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