Road Trip Planner

Plan road trips online with the free road trip planner from TripIt. Automatically generate your driving route with local maps and directions, and automatically calculate your travel mileage.

create your free account or view this sample itinerary with road trip maps, directions, photos, and more.

How Does the Road Trip Planner Work?

TripIt automatically generates local maps with turn-by-turn driving directions based on your destination or hotel’s address.

If you are staying in a hotel, all you need to do is forward your hotel confirmation email to, and TripIt will automatically provide local maps based on your hotel’s address

Sharing Road Trip Plans

Once you have created your road trip itinerary, you can easily share your travel plans with friends and colleagues. Either invite them to TripIt, after which they will be alerted once you have planned a new trip, or you can share your online road trip itinerary by email, Twitter, or Facebook.

Mobile Road Trip Planner

It’s also easy to access your road trip itinerary from any Internet-enabled mobile device. Simply login to your account at or download the free travel applications for iPhone or Android.

Print out Road Trip Plans

If you don’t have an Internet-enabled mobile phone, or if you don’t know if you will be able to access the Internet on the road, you can still print out your road trip plans, including all necessary addresses, notes, maps, directions, and local weather. After creating your itinerary, simply follow the printing instructions at the top of the page.

Local Driving Directions

Whether you are accessing your road trip plans from a computer or from your mobile device, you can easily access turn-by-turn directions based on your location and destination. TripIt saves the addresses of all places you will be visiting on your road trip, meaning you can keep your travel plans all in one place.

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