The business travelers always have to be on their toes as traveling is an inevitable part of their lifestyle. With the advent of smart phones & the revolution in the apps industry, much of the headaches that a frequent flyer used to face earlier, are now very well alleviated. Literally, hundreds of the apps are now available on the shelf that may prove useful while planning your business trips. These smart apps are very well equipped to handle small but vital things which have enough potential to ruin your entire trips if not dealt with caution. Here we present a list of ‘Top 10 Best Apps for Business Travelers’ that may ease out your burden & will make your every trip a joyride!

  • Expensify :-
Expensify - Best Apps For Business Travelers

Top 10 Best Apps For Business Travelers – Expensify

Cost: – Free.

Compatibility: – Android, Blackberry, Windows.

Use: The ‘Expensify’ app is a real boon for all the business travelers as it helps in tracking down all your ‘on-tour’ expenses. You can sync all of your credit as well as debit cards with this app & the app will then record each of your transaction ‘on-the-go’ & at the end of the tour will compile a nice expense report for you. The app is also provided with the ability to scan the receipts of your cash payments using the phone’s camera & recording the details. You can mail the report in PDF format as the functionality for the same is provided with the app.         

  • TripIt: –
TripIt - Best Apps For Business Travelers

Top 10 Best Apps For Business Travelers- TripIt

Cost:- Free.

Compatibility: – iOS, Blackberry, Windows, Android.

Use:- This is another smart app very well equipped to make you smarter as this app plans the entire itinerary for your tour. This app deals with most of the small but very important tasks such that recording confirmation codes, travel times, hotel bookings & other essential details. All you need to do is to forward your flight, hotel bookings, confirmation code details etc. to [email protected] & they will respond you back with ‘easy-to-understand’ digital itinerary that you can either print or share with your colleagues.   

  • AwardWallet: –
Award Wallet - Best Apps For Business Travelers

Top 10 Best Apps For Business Travelers – Award Wallet

Cost: – Free.

Compatibility: – Android, iOS.

Use: This app enables you to track hotel & credit card reward points as well as your frequent miles which may help you in leveraging upon the hotel or bank loyalty schemes. This app also keeps a keen eye on points that are on the verge of getting expired. Additionally, this app does not require internet connection to provide the service.

  • Skype:-    
Skype - Best Apps For Business Travelers

Top 10 Best Apps For Business Travelers – Skype

Cost:- Unlimited calling plans start at $8/month.

Compatibility: – Android, Blackberry, iOS, Symbian, Windows Phone.

Use:– This app gives you the best opportunity to call wherever you want by avoiding the sky-high roaming rates. All you have to do is to install this app, load up Skype account & pay as per your calls availing reasonable tariff rates that start from as low as 0.7 cents/min or simply go for unlimited call plans starting at $8/month.

  • XE Currency: –
XE Currency - Best Apps For Business Travelers

Top 10 Best Apps For Business Travelers- XE Currency

Cost: Free.

Compatibility: – Android, iOS.   

Use: This app is a ‘must-have’ app, especially for those who frequently travel abroad for longer stay. ‘XE Currency’ tracks live currency conversion rates & provide you with accurate ‘up-to-the’ minute update of conversion rates.

  • Seatguru: –
Seatguru - Best Apps For Business Travelers

Top 10 Best Apps For Business Travelers- Seatguru

Cost: – Free.

Compatibility: – Android, iOS.

Use:– ‘Seatguru’ mobile app updates you with the important information regarding the seating arrangement of your next flight. It portrays the picture of your seat beforehand which includes the information such as the legroom, windows, position of AC power adaptors & ability to recline, so that you can choose the best seat available inside the plane.

  • Evernote: –
Evernote - Best Apps For Business Travelers

Top 10 Best Apps For Business Travelers – Evernote

Cost:- Free.

Compatibility: – iOS, Android, Blackberry, Windows 7.

Use: ‘Evernote’ app can play a valuable role in making your every tour a memorable one for good reasons. It enables you to note down all the important points for future reference, save photographs as well as video recordings from your smart phone. This cloud-based service can also be availed from the desktop or laptops.

  • Skyscanner: –
Skyscanner - Best Apps For Business Travelers

Top 10 Best Apps For Business Travelers – Skyscanner

Cost: – Free.

Compatibility: – Android, iOS.

Use: – Skyscanner can come handy if you are looking for a budget flight. This smart app snoops through more than 1,000 airlines & around 1 million routes to find the cheapest flights available. You can book your tickets directly using this app without paying any surcharges as access fees.

  • Taxi Magic: –
Taxi Magic - Best Apps For Business Travelers

Top 10 Best Apps For Business Travelers – Taxi Magic

Cost: – Free.

Compatibility:– iOS, Android.

Use: – This handy app liberates you from the agony of hunting for a cab when you need it desperately to be on time to attend an important business meeting. Using this app, you can directly book a taxi from your place & can schedule it as per your requirements. You will find the taxi on your doorstep, right when you need it & you can seal the deal by paying securely through the app using your credit/ debit card. You can also receive an e-receipt once you are done with the transaction.

  • Foodspotting: –
Foodspotting- Best Apps For Business Travelers

Top 10 Best Apps For Business Travelers – Foodspotting

Cost: – Free.

Compatibility: – iOS, Android.

Use: – This app, well not among the ‘must-have’ list, but an essential one specially for appeasing your taste buds if you are a foodie person. This app provides you with the user-recommended restaurants which are renowned for serving the dish that you desire. Simply open up the app, search for the dish & the app will present you the list of best food joints in the city to find that dish within the radius of certain distance.