Making Routes Made Easy

Free worldwide route planner for outdoor pursuits
including walking, running and cycling

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Looking for the best route planner for walking, running and cycling?


plotaroute.com - Best Route Planner for Walking, Running and Cycling

plotaroute.com is used in over 190 countries across the world and has excellent reviews. It is very easy to use with many advanced features, making it it simple to quickly plot and share great looking route maps for your walks, runs or bike rides, or indeed any outdoor pursuits.

The route planner can can be used on desktop computers, tablets and mobile devices, and a mobile-friendly version of the website makes it easy to access all your routes on the move.

You can print route maps, download GPS files and share your routes on social media. You can even display your routes directly on your own website or blog, with our unique interactive video style maps.

Standard Membership is free so why not register now and give it a try!

New and Popular Routes


POPULAR ROUTES RIGHT NOW - MORE POPULAR ROUTES
LATEST ROUTES MAPPED - MORE NEW ROUTES

Watch our promo video...


We rely a great deal on word of mouth to help people find out about us, so if you know anyone interested in walking, running or cycling (or any other outdoor pursuits), please help us to raise awareness of plotaroute.com by sharing our promo video below (click the share icon on the video or share our Facebook post).

Great features...


Our route planner has lots of great features to make route planning simple.

  • large uncluttered route plotting map
  • automatic route plotting
  • off-road routing
  • foot/cycle path maps
  • Google Street View
  • advanced route editing features
  • upload routes you've recorded
  • download GPS files
  • "Make Me a Route" function
  • put "Video Maps" on your website
  • automatically generated directions
  • easy social sharing options
  • print maps over multiple pages

Quick start video...


Watch our route planner in action...

See the full list of tutorial videos.

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Latest News - Friday 15 Dec 2017


Tips and Tricks

Get tips on how to get the most from plotaroute.comWe often receive feedback saying that plotaroute.com is very easy to use and we certainly try hard to make it as intuitive as possible, but with many advanced features under the hood, sometimes a few extra instructions can go a long way. So, we thought it would be useful to produce some Tips and Tricks, to help you get the most out of plotaroute.com.

You can find the new Tips and Tricks section under the newly renamed "How To" menu. We've added 10 tips to get started and we plan to add a new one each week starting in January, which we will share on Facebook. If you haven't already done so, please like our page on Facebook to get updates whenever we post a new tip.

We'd also like to take this opportunity to wish everyone all the very best for the festive season and a happy new year for 2018. We've had a great year in 2017 - we've introduced more than 20 new features on the site and plotaroute.com now has more than 100,000 registered users across 190 countries.  We look forward to bringing you news of even more exciting developments in 2018. 

 

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Route Planning Made Easy


plotaroute.com has lots of great plotting and editing features to help you to plot routes quickly and easily.

Back To The Start

Plots the shortest path back to the start

Same Route Back

Plots return leg of an
out-and-back route

Rejoin Route Home

Plots return leg via a selected point

Delete Section

Deletes a selected range of points

Replot Section

Replot a section of the route

Measure Section

Measures a section of the route

Reverse Route

Switches the start
and end of the route

Move Start Point

Move the start/finish of a circular route

Repeat a Route

Plots extra laps of a circular route

Repeat a Loop

Plots extra loops in the middle of a route

Shorten Route

Delete first or last parts of a route

Combine Routes

Join together two or more existing routes

Plot With Waypoints

Plots a route using draggable waypoints

Make Me a Route

Plots suggested routes for you!

You can find our more about some of these route planner features in our video tutorials (see Tutorials menu above).

Mobile Route Planner

Also for mobile devices...


You can also use plotaroute.com on your mobile device without the need to download an app. Just go to www.plotaroute.com in your mobile web browser.

Watch our video tutorial for a demonstration of our mobile-friendly route planner:

 

 

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