Finally dressed for work and ready-to-go, or you just shopped at the city center and need a cab or maybe you’re hungover and don’t want to get out of the door to get food. You just moved, so there are many addresses you don’t know yet. These are examples of daily situations that could occur. For these daily situations, many applications are developed. But, which are must-have apps for students in Spain?
The most useful apps for students in Spain
As you might know, there’s a great scale of applications. It could be like a needle in a haystack to find the right app to use. Therefore, we summed up the most useful apps for students in Spain, and they are all for free!
One of the most useful apps for students in Spain is Moovit. This application contains (current) information about every kind of public transport in Valencia. It will show you the directions, stations and lines. It also shows you the deviating service times. Besides the metro/ bus/ train/ tram, also the bicycle system – which is called ‘Valenbisi’ – can be found in this app. The original Valenbisi application is inserted at the Moovit app. The inserted Valenbisi app will make it able to get an insight in full bicycle spots and empty bicycle spots. The app is easy to use and can be installed in 42 different languages.
If you’re looking for a cab, a useful app could be: Mytaxi. With this application, you’ll find a cab in no-time. The application is really easy to use and can be translated in several languages. The app searches for your current location itself, and then you only have to type in the desired location. The cabs can be ordered by credit card or cash after the ride itself, and you will receive the expected arriving time of the cab you have ordered. Funny fact: within this app, you can see the available cabs moving around.
If you don’t want to Netflix & chill, there are always many parties going on in the city. Neither it matters if you’re in the city that never sleeps (Madrid), nor you’re in Valencia or Ibiza. Xceed will give you information about events/parties in your city or whenever you want to go. It will give you an insight in the hottest clubs nearby and performances of famous dj’s, so you will always be updated. This app can be installed in different languages, including Spanish and English. Don’t be a couch potato and experience the Valencia nightlife (for example)!
Another app to get away from the couch is: Fever. Fever does not only find party events, but every kind of event you are interested in. After downloading, the app asks you what your preferences are. On the basis of this information, the app will filter the best matching events for you. From food to spa’s, from sailing to bicycle tours, a lot of suggestions will be handed to you. The app is easy to use and contains clear descriptions. The app is in Spanish and English.
Hungover and not in the mood to go outside, but hungry? Glovo might be the app for you! This app offers delivery of any kind of thing you want to have. If it’s food, yup they have it. If it’s something from the pharmacy, yup. If you want something from the supermercado, yup. Do you want to order clothes or perfume, yes. And did you forget to buy your girlfriend/boyfriend a present? With Glovo you can order anything from anywhere in a few clicks. The app is available in several languages, including Spanish and English.
Valenbisi Valencia is the most famous bicycle-system in Valencia! This app is also belongs to one of the most useful apps for students in Spain, because within this app you can find every Valenbisi bicycle spot in Valencia. The app is really easy to use and contains a lot of different languages. If you open the app, the app will show you a map of the city with pinned points of bicycle spots. These spots contain a number, which is the amount of available bikes. If you click on these points, information about the amount of bikes and stands will be given. With Valenbisi you can always find a bike and bike-spot!
Do you prefer driving a car over riding a bike? Then Gasolineras Baratas probably will be an interesting app for you. If you open the app, a map of your current country will be shown. This app shows you where to find the cheapest places to fuel. As a student you might be secure on your money, so if you don’t want to pay more money for fuel than necessary: download this app!
If you want to learn a language at any time, any day, Duolingo could be the solution for you. The app offers online courses of 73 different languages. You can choose from the levels: casual, regular, serious or insane. This app can be used for different purposes. If you want to learn basic Spanish, more advanced or in between, it is all possible with Duolingo. Interested in online language courses? Check Spanish course online! Or more interested in a language course? Check Suspanish!