These are the best CarPlay apps for iPhone

Updated November 28, 2022 with News+, InRoute, LINE, Microsoft Teams, Panera Bread, Plexamp, and Weather on the Way.

CarPlay is Apple’s feature that brings communication and entertainment functions to the built-in screen in your car using iPhone apps. The feature appears on a lot of aftermarket displays and new cars that you can buy today.

As CarPlay support is now available from most manufacturers, we’re also seeing more CarPlay apps. Once you install these apps on your iPhone, they appear on your CarPlay-enabled display when you connect your iPhone. Read on for the growing list of iPhone apps that support CarPlay.

Apple apps

Audiobooks & Reading

Communication apps

EV charging and parking

Food apps


Navigation apps

News & Sports


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Stay tuned for more CarPlay apps as they update in the future! Want to submit an app for consideration? Reach out via Twitter, Instagram, or email.

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CarPlay is a smarter, safer way to use your iPhone in the car. CarPlay takes the things you want to do with your iPhone while driving and puts them right on your car’s built-in display.

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Zac Hall

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