8 Apps for Business Travellers (2018 Edition)

Back by popular demand!

In 2017, we received an overwhelming response from business travellers who read our 8 Apps for Business Travellers blog. This year, we revisit this concept by looking further into which new apps on the market are having a positive impact on the way people travel for business.

From public transit timetables, to local food guides and even intuitive packing instructions, these eight apps can help you stay cool, calm and collected while you’re away. Let your smartphone take care of the small stuff, and you’ll have more time (and brain power) to take care of business.

View our 8 Apps for Business Travellers – 2018 Edition below:




Room service not satisfying your cravings? Enjoy the local cuisine (or not) from the comfort of your hotel room, with UberEATS food delivery service. You can easily scout the best restaurants nearby, with thorough reviews and menus available. After a long day of meetings, the app provides the convenience of ordering dinner with the touch of a button. Simply place an order on your way home and have it ready and waiting when you arrive.

Who should use it: Travellers in need of a quick, easy and tasty meal.

What does it cost: FREE

Available on iOS and Android. 



Last minute business trips can be stressful, but with PackPoint you don’t need to sweat the small stuff. The app will keep you organised and make sure you’ve got everything you need for your trip – whether it be for business or leisure. The intuitive technology suggests travel necessities for all kinds of activities, plus you can pre-populate lists with any specific items. If you need some inspiration for business travel essentials, check-out our ultimate business travel packing checklist.

Who should use it: Frequent travellers, or those with unusual agendas and activities lined up.

What does it cost: FREE

Available on iOS and Android. 



Big day of meetings lined-up? CityMapper knows the best way to get you where you need to go, with access to public transport timetables and maps in all major cities across Europe, Asia, and North America. The app now has its very own CityMapper Smartbus in London, meaning users can avoid the crowds on public buses and score a quick and easy ride around London Town.

Who should use it: International travellers, who will be moving around often.

What does it cost: FREE

Available on iOS and Android. 



For the bleisure travellers among us, GetYourGuide is a popular tool to book tickets for top attractions around the world. There’s tours to suit every traveller’s taste, with special discounted prices to make things even sweeter. Rest assured with the app’s safe and secure payment system, and read trustworthy reviews from fellow travellers.

Who should use it: Bleisure travellers or those entertaining clients or colleagues.

What does it cost: FREE

Available on iOS and Android. 



Finding a restaurant that’s vegetarian and vegan-friendly can be a difficult task, especially if you’re in unfamiliar territory. HappyCow is the perfect solution, providing a local guide to vegetarian, vegan, and healthy food spots in over 180 countries. It’s a must-have app for travellers with dietary requirements, or those wanting to wine and dine a health-conscious client or colleague.

Who should use it: Travellers with dietary requirements.

What does it cost: FREE

Available on iOS and Android. 



Enjoy the comfort and luxury of lounge access in-between flights, no matter your cabin class. LoungeBuddy is your portable lounge directory for airports all over the world. Find out which lounges offer pay-per-use access, and if you like what you see, book your pass directly from the app. You can even buy LoungeBuddy gift cards for colleagues or loved ones to make their next trip away a little more comfortable.

Who should use it: Travellers without lounge access included in their ticket.

What does it cost: FREE

Available on iOS. 



One of the best ways to fight off jetlag is to sweat it out! Thankfully, ClassPass gives you the flexibility to workout at local gyms and studios while you’re away from home. The app provides a monthly fitness subscription that can be used at studios of all kinds, in cities all over the globe. Mix-it-up with access to yoga, boxing, cycling, strength classes and so much more!

Who should use it: Fitness-committed travellers.

What does it cost: FREE. Membership rates vary.

Available on iOS and Android. 


CTM Mobile

Book, manage and organise your business travel ‑ anytime, anywhere. CTM Mobile is a simple and intuitive travel companion that puts all your itinerary information and travel plans at your fingertips. In addition to booking domestic and international travel, CTM Mobile’s updated features including intuitive notifications, travel alerts, a streamlined Trip Feed and destInation advice, will help you stay even more organised, informed and safe while travelling for business.

Who should use it: Travellers and travel arrangers, wanting to book, manage and organise travel on the go.

What does it cost: FREE

Download CTM Mobile for iOS from the App Store today – Android app coming soon.