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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. Simple operation, the ability to plan and record tours and experiencing the landscape in panorama mode are the hallmarks of the app.

Smartphone with cartografic application / Prix Carto 2021 / Master of Swiss Best Apps 2021

New with the possibility to report changes to maps.


Have you noticed a changed road or new buildings not yet updated in the swisstopo maps and data? With just a few clicks, you can send us your suggestions for corrections directly in the swisstopo app.

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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 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, guide 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.

Discover the panorama mode
You want to know which panorama surrounds you? With one click you look through your camera and the most important places and summits are labelled in the camera image. Or discover the view virtually from any point on the map.

Offline maps
Maps and data can be stored free of charge and without restriction and be used offline. This means that the maps can be used even if mobile network coverage is poor or non-existent. 

An app as smart as swisstopo

An app as smart as swisstopo

The swisstopo app acts as your expert guide, surprising you in the process with its wide range of features.

Best Swiss App 2021!

Best Swiss App 2021!

The swisstopo app was named "Master of Swiss Apps 2021". In addition, it received other awards.

Documents swisstopo app

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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