What's New

We've rebuilt the app from the ground up, and can’t wait to show you what we’ve been busy working on.

Have a play with our super maps, now featuring all the bells and whistles that will help you get where you're going faster and easier than before.

This update also features our magic over-the-air maps, which means you’ll have the most up-to-date map. Always.

What are you still reading this for? Go forth and explore!

App Description

Shanghai Metro is the navigation app that makes travelling by Shentong Metro Group public transport in Shanghai simple

From the Oriental Pearl TV Tower to the Yuyuan Garden, cheering on the Shanghai Sharks or rooting for the Shanghai Swordfish, whether you’re a Shanghai native on your commute to work or sightseeing fresh from Shanghai Pudong International Airport we’ll show you the best way to get where you’re going in Shanghai. We make riding the metro easy. You’ll be a Shanghai Public Transportation Card tapping pro in no time


Tap, tap, tap!
Pan and zoom your way across Shanghai with ease using our simple, interactive maps. We’ll even show your route on the map

Plan journeys, sharpish
Search for stations and find your way using the world’s fastest route planner

No internet? No problem
Maps and journey planning even work offline

Regular map updates
Auto-magic updates keep our maps always up-to-date and box fresh

Every step of the way
Step-by-step guide means you’ll never get lost again

Multi-language support
Spot what you’re looking for quicker with both English and Chinese station names right there on the map

Save your faves
From finding your way back home, to taking the stress out of commuting, and all the places in-between. Your personal Shortcuts are never more than a swipe away


Shanghai Premium features:

An ad-free experience
Proper VIP treatment, with no ads, ever

Priority support
Problem with the app? We’ll be there to help you out



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Shanghai Premium available as an in-app subscription: ¥15.00 monthly or ¥38.00 annually, or as a one-off purchase of ¥88.00. Prices may vary by location. Cancel at any time, for any reason. Payment will be charged to your iTunes Account at confirmation of purchase. Subscription automatically renews unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24-hours before the end of the current period. Your account will be charged for renewal within 24-hours prior to the end of the current period, at the cost of your chosen price tier. Subscriptions can be managed and auto-renewal may be turned off by going to Account Settings in your iTunes Account. Any unused portion of a free trial period, if offered, will be forfeited when a subscription to that publication is purchased, where applicable. Read our terms in full at mapway.com/terms

iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • June 16, 2014 Initial release
  • March 20, 2015 New version 2.0.0
  • May 11, 2015 New version 2.0.1
  • July 11, 2015 New version 2.0.2
  • August 01, 2015 New version 2.0.3
  • November 04, 2015 New version 2.0.4
  • June 14, 2019 New version 2.0.5
  • July 15, 2020 New version 3.0.0
  • August 06, 2021 New version 3.0.2