7.1. Swiss Mobile Phone Apps
Here is a list of phone apps that are useful to have:
- SBB App (Swiss Railway): To look up transport timetables, buy tickets and more!
- Swisstopo: To plan your hike on the swiss maps, and know your GPS location.
- Rega: Swiss helicopter rescue service in the mountains - become a member for 30.- CHF / year to be saved for free in the mountains (only in case of serious accident!)
- Too good to go: Order cheap food that is leftover (from bakeries, restaurants, etc.)
- Meteoswiss: official weather app of Switzerland
- Meteoblue: another useful weather forecast app
- Swiss Postcard App: to create a postcard from your phone picture(s) and send it to someone for free
- SchweizMobil: to plan hiking trips
- SwissMap: another map application for orientation and navigation
- SLF: to learn about snow- and avalanche conditions