Hiking

SwitzerlandMobility App …

SwitzerlandMobility App

The free SwitzerlandMobility app (for iPhone, iPad and Android) is the perfect app for anybody who is out and about in Switzerland either in summer or winter..

  • maps of Switzerland from swisstopo (the best) up to a scale of 1:10,000
  • 32,000 km signposted non-motorized routes (national, regional and local)
  • complete network of signposted hiking trails (60,000 km)
  • 600 routes for winter activities
  • 25,000 public transportation stops linked to the timetable of the Swiss Federal Railways (planning a tour with public transportation was never easier)
  • information on 4,500 points of interest on the way, such as overnight accommodations, bicycle service stations, etc.
  • positioning system and compass function (you always know where you are)
  • card orientation (the card turns and moves in viewing direction)

Save maps & tours and tracking



On purchasing a SwitzerlandMobility Plus subscription you can additionally:

  • use and save swisstopo maps for areas without network coverage (no more problems with dead zones)
  • Recording tours (GPS tracking)
  • download and store tours you designed, including elevation profile, hiking time, distance and altitudes (separately and easily)
Details on all functions of SwitzerlandMobility Plus (available only in German and French)


Technical information



  • iPhone: requires iOS 10 or later.
  • iPad: requires iOS 10 or later.
  • Android: requires device with Android 6 or later.
  • The app requires network coverage (useable without network coverage with SwitzerlandMobility Plus).
  • Constant use of the GPS may considerably reduce the length of battery life.
  • Avaiable at the App Store (iPhone and iPad) and at Google Play (Android)