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2GIS learned to build an optimal pedestrian routes without Internet connection

App 2GIS learned to build Hiking trails bypassing of fences and off limits to pedestrians in the road. The program displays the optimal route to the selected place, and also shows the distance and estimated time to the end of the road. For greater precision routes in the app have data about pedestrian crossings.

To build a Hiking trail in 2GIS is enough to specify how and where to reach. The screen will display the optimal route, the distance to the end point and estimated time remaining until the end of the road. In addition, it is now possible to compare the journey time by public transport or car.

“Almost a year since the launch of the latest versions of apps on iOS and Android we have received several thousands of comments and requests asking to make a foot navigation 2GIS — says the Manager of the product “2GIS Konstantin Degtyarev. Is one of the most expected by our users features. Now we construct the exact route directly to the entrance of the organization or the end point along the paths, trails and sidewalks.”

Like the app, pedestrian navigation works without Internet connection, but with the Internet route will be built faster.

A function running under “beta” in 20 cities of Russia: Moscow, Saint-Petersburg, Novosibirsk, Kazan, Krasnoyarsk, Ufa, Chelyabinsk, Krasnodar, Tyumen, Kemerovo, Gorno-Altaisk, Irkutsk, Ryazan, Tula, Volgograd, Kaliningrad, Saratov, Ivanovo, Kurgan and Tambov.

Pedestrian routes are already available in the mobile app on iOS and a beta Android version. To see how to reach the desired location or enter the organization on the website Walk with 2GIS will help devices with iOS 8.0 and later, or Android 4.1.

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