The what3words system turns geographic coordinates into 3 word addresses and vice-versa. They can be discovered and shared with our free mobile app or via the online map. The service has also been integrated into a variety of third party tools, apps and sites.
You’ll find them all listed below and can search for specific tools by industry sector or platform.
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The free map tool, at map.what3words.com, lets you discover and share 3 word addresses quickly and easily.
This tool offers conversions from coordinates to 3 word addresses and vice versa.
Renting your place to holiday guests used to be complex and time consuming. The rise of Airbnb has turned the industry on its head, simplifying the process and turning rental properties into an additional source of income. Airsorted goes one step further, for homes in London, Edinburgh and Dublin, with a bespoke service that manages the whole rental experience for you.
Airsorted is available for Web
With more than 10 million searches per day, DuckDuckGo provides quality results without tracking or profiling its users. It gets its information from the best sources, rather than from most sources. And now it has also become the first search engine to integrate what3words into its service, enabling turn-by-turn navigation to a 3 word address direct from the search bar.
Targeted at travellers and hikers, PocketEarth’s apps offer global travel guides and offline maps for every adventure. You can search and navigate to 3 word addresses around the world, and display the 3 word address for every location instead of GPS coordinates.
Pocket Earth is available for iOS
Building on UNDP’s use of what3words in the field in many regions across Africa, the regional security team in Turkey are using it to communicate across their teams. Drivers and security team members have downloaded the free what3words application, which enables them to simply describe the exact location of assets, people and even any incidents that arise.
The what3words locator allows ArcGIS platform users to display the 3 word address for any location or search for a 3 word address, either individually or via batch conversion to and from coordinates. It makes full use of the Esri Geoinformation Model and is accessible online or offline, anywhere in the world.
Esri ArcGIS is available for Web
RouteXL is a route optimiser for multiple addresses. It finds the fastest route between destinations, sorting the stops in the optimal sequence for the easiest and fastest route. Users can now search using 3 word addresses, and find the best route between a number of precise locations. The combination of accuracy and speed can saves businesses time and money.
RouteXL is available for Web
FME is the world’s leading spatial data transformation technology. It’s the “go-to” software for anyone working with multiple data formats. By using what3words, users will be able to encode and decode what3words addresses to and from latitude,longitude coordinates, without writing any code.
Blackbay is a leading provider of mobile enabled solutions for the transport and logistics sector. They offer real-time track-and-trace services and on-the-road routing and scheduling. The what3words platform is fully integrated into Blackbay’s Delivery Connect service. With a 3 word address, items can now be sent to an individual’s precise location, rather than to an address.
The Helipaddy platform makes helicopter trip planning easy, with an extensive database of fully researched helicopter landing locations, navigation tools, travel guides and an active community and support portal. They have added what3words to their platform, so now all these locations are much easier to transcribe and share.
The RioGo app let tourists, workers and athletes plan a journey across Rio de Janeiro during the Olympic Games. The what3words addressing system is integrated into the app and works alongside live transport feeds, helping users get from one 3-word location to another in the city.
A Hedonist’s Guide is a high-end travel guide and magazine exploring the best hotels, restaurants, bars, cafes, clubs, sights, shops and spas in 50 cities around the world. To ensure their travellers get to enjoy these places A Hedonist’s Guide have added 3 word addresses to every destination they list.
Hedonists Guide is available for Web
Streetmap.co.uk is one of the original online mapping services and still serves thousands of visitors every day with high quality maps. Streetmap have now integrated what3words, so you can search using 3 word addresses.
Streetmap is available for Web
Yada has integrated the what3words service into their app, to ensure that guests can always find their way. 3 word addresses can be provided for every key location of an event – from a stately home front gate to the location of a beer tent in the middle of a field. Guests can see the address and get directions to the precise 3m x 3m square.