With NAVIGON you can turn your iPhone or iPad into a fully functional mobile navigation system. Thanks to a faithful adaptation of the menu functions, the app fits in seamlessly with the iOS operating concept.

*** Range of functions ***

- Simple, intuitive user interface 

- Can be used in portrait and landscape format 

- Precise spoken announcements 

- Intelligent address entry 

- Lane Assistant Pro 

- Real Road Sign 

- Speed Assistant with adjustable audio-visual warning 

- NAVIGON MyRoutes 

- Day and night modes for map display (automatic switching)

- 2D and 3D map display (bird’s-eye view) 

- Route planning function

- Text-to-Speech (voice playback of street names)

- Extended Pedestrian Navigation using the iPhone’s internal compass

- Local Search

- Reality Scanner for POI searches with Augmented Reality

- Coordinate entry

- SOS Emergency Help

The latest HERE map material with coverage for:

Included map region:
- Central Part of continental U.S. (AL, AR, CO, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NE, NM, ND, OH, OK, SD, TN, TX, WI, WY)
Furthermore it's now also possible to receive regular, quarterly map updates through Fresh Maps XL.

Optional map regions (can be activated through Fresh Maps XL In App Purchase):
- Western & Eastern part of continental U.S. (AZ, CA, CO, ID, MT, NV, NM, OR, UT, WA, WY, AL, CT, DE, FL, GA, IN, KY, MA, ME, MD, MI, NH, NJ, NY, NC, OH, PA, RI, SC, TN, VT, VA, WV)

Latest Map Guarantee:
NAVIGON’s new Latest Map Guarantee provides customers the latest HERE map available when purchasing NAVIGON 2.0 for iPhone.

The latest maps at all times with NAVIGON FreshMaps XL! For a single payment you will receive map updates from experts up to four times a year for a period of two years.
The app is then always up to date and contains not only changes or additions to the road network but also plenty of new POIs. Giving you extra safety, reducing stress and saving time!


NAVIGON MyMaps allows you to carry only the country maps you currently need. Meaning you have more memory space for photos, music and other apps.

Please note the following:
Positioning your iPhone correctly in the vehicle is very important to ensure optimal GPS reception! We recommend that you use the NAVIGON Design Car Kit for the iPhone, which includes both a designer suction pad holder and a car charger, enabling you to charge your iPhone during the journey. Available from specialist retailers or from the NAVIGON shop directly at!

Should you experience GPS reception problems with your iPhone, please refer to the FAQ on our

Allowing GPS to run in the background for extended periods can lead to a significant reduction in battery life.

Whether in the car, by bike or on foot, NAVIGON hopes you have fun navigating.

What's New

Version 3.0.1

• This update fixes an issue where displaying and saving favorites when using iCloud sync was not possible for some users.
• The navigation view has been optimised from ground up for better clarity and legibility. A simple swipe to the left or to the right provides access to the main menu or to other functions while on the go.
• Regarding the maps not only the colors have been optimised fundamentally, but also the representation of map elements.
• Trip logs can now be shared as photos with friends or on social networks.

Ratings and Reviews

4.6 out of 5

8 Ratings

8 Ratings

Better than expected


The $25 is well worth the convenience of having a reliable navigation system on my phone instead of carrying my Garmin around or relying on the factory-installed Google Maps application. When approaching a highway exit, the map switches to a "lane view" showing exactly how the exit is going to appear and highlighting the proper route with orange arrows. The speed limits displayed are reliable and changed just seconds after I saw the signs on the road. When an exit is missed, the program recalculates and finds a new route instantly. The dual functionality of using the iPod is a great feature and is optimal when plugged into my auxiliary jack on my car stereo. When approaching a turn, the music volume lowers, the directions are given, and the music volume is then returned to the previous volume. On my 3GS, searching for Points of Interest is instantaneous, so I'll probably delete my other apps that show nearby restaurants, banks, etc.

It seems like the app is going to drain battery quickly, so a car charger is going to be necessary for longer trips. Also, if the phone is mounted too far from the driver, the text looks small, but this is a limitation of the iPhone's screen size.

Problem With Upgrade


I initially purchased MyRegion Central, then used in-App purchase to add East Region and eventually Traffic Live. A year later I bought West Region. When I installed the 1.8 upgrade, I only could use Central and West; East and Traffic Live were not recognized. I still had the receipts so I contacted Apple and they verified that I had made the purchases and said I should contact the developer. Naturally Navigon said I should contact Apple. After a little detective work, I found that by tapping Extras on the Home screen and scrolling down to the bottom of the list, there is a button labeled Restore Purchases. Tapping this verified purchases and activated all components. With the exception of this minor problem I absolutely love this application. I used it to drive from Minnesota to New Jersey, all around the tri-state area and back home and it performed flawlessly! Traffic Live took me around three construction zones; once I drove parallel to the gridlock and just whizzed right on by. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!!!



I am not sure about this purchase yet. First it does not recognize my own address. The second problem is that it asks me to type in my I TUNES password every time I use the program. This is very annoying. . . Since it is requesting the I TUNES password and not my Navigon password, I suspect that this is an "Apple trying to control everything" issue. I have read in some posts that there is a fix for this. Could someone please post how to fix the password prompt problem. It would be greatly appreciated!! I will post another review and let you know if I was given a fix and whether it worked or not.

Update! I talked with Apple who recomended I delete the program from my phone and reload it. This seems to have solved the password prompt problems. I took a drive today without any password prompts!! Seems to be a great app. I do agree that it could use a search feature though.


Garmin Wuerzburg GmbH
176.9 MB
Requires iOS 10.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
English, Arabic, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Norwegian Bokmål, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Slovak, Spanish, Swedish, Turkish
Age Rating
Rated 4+
This app may use your location even when it isn't open, which can decrease battery life.
© 2017 Garmin Würzburg GmbH
In-App Purchases
  1. Traffic Live $19.99
  2. Panorama View 3D $8.99
  3. Map Upgrade U.S. East $14.99


  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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