Best Useful Apps for Locals and Expats

Best Useful Apps for Locals and Expats

Begin your hassle-free lifestyle in Jakarta by using these amazing apps. From dining, health, and exercise, to entertainment, they are extremely helpful for your daily life. Check out our compilation of the best useful apps that we love.

Sayurbox

Sayurbox

Sayurbox delivers fresh fruits, veggies, and healthy products sourced directly from local farmers and producers in Indonesia, right to the convenience of your doorstep. The farm-to-table concept does not only mean reducing the layers of distribution between the farmers and producers to you but also reducing unnecessary waste of produce. With its 2-day pre-order, Sayurbox farmers and producers receive actual orders in advance, meaning your fruits and veggies are only harvested once bought. No waste, no fuss, only fresh and healthy product.

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What’s New Indonesia

What's New Indonesia Application

Discover the up-to-date lifestyle news, guides, deals, promotions, events, and the latest things in town at your fingertip. What's New Indonesia application is here to help you explore the big cities in Indonesia for travelers and seasoned locals alike. Find fun things to do and places to go! Where to eat, stay, play, and party like a superstar. Get information on restaurants, hotels, spas and salons, attractions, parks, and many other exciting activities!

With an easy and friendly user interface, the What's New Indonesia application consists of a number of main sub-sections such as Events, Features, Deals, Ultimate Guides, Galleries, and Directories.

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Strava

Strava

Strava tracks your fitness activity, records your run, maps your cycling route and analyzes your training with all the stats. All for free! Whether you’re training for a marathon or simply love taking your bike out for a ride, turn your smartphone of GPS watch into a sophisticated tracker with this app. You can also join millions of athletes and active people and reach your fitness goals.

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OVO

Ovo

OVO is a mobile app payment system with a twist of magic. Aside from making sure your financial transactions become as simple, instant, and secure as it can be, every time you pay with OVO you’ll get plenty of happiness back. With thousands of OVO merchants all across Indonesia in various categories from F&B, fashion, beauty, entertainment, transportation, travel, and many more, plus exclusive partnership merchants and top-up points.

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Halodoc

Halodoc

Halodoc allows you to chat with general practitioners and specialists, buy medicine, and lab tests in one application. You can also consult with its doctors via chat, voice/video call. Specialists, who are registered in IDI will answer all of your questions as well. For medicine, Halodoc guarantees the authenticity of the medicine sent to you, where the package will be sealed, and delivered safely within 1 hour. Use other features such as lab service where you can pick your own place and date, and the lab officer will come to you. The result will be available on the Halodoc app.

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TIX ID

TIX ID

TIXid is the leading movie ticket buying application in Indonesia. With TIXid, you can book movie tickets at your favorite Cinema 21 movie theaters at ease, quick and secure without any hassle. TIXid features includes:
1. Get movie tickets from the leading cinema network in Indonesia, CINEMA 21 without queuing up.
2. Check the latest movie showtimes, watch the latest movie trailers and instantly select your favorite best seat in real-time.
3. FAST and SAFE payments using your DANA balance.
4. Track your cinema ticket purchase history.
5. A variety of exciting promotions that are given exclusively for you.

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CHOPE

Chope

Chope is a real-time restaurant-reservation booking platform that connects diners with its partner restaurants. The name “Chope” was inspired by the term chope spoken colloquially in Singapore. The Chope app and website feature various guides and over 4,000 restaurants to help users discover places to eat, book restaurants and deliveries instantly and enjoy savings through specials and dining vouchers. Founded in 2011 and currently, in eight cities (Singapore, Hong Kong, Bangkok, Phuket, Shanghai, Beijing, Bali, and Jakarta), Chope seated 24 million diners in 2019 alone.

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Waze

Waze

Waze is a real-time traffic and map app owned by Google. This app will help you get where you’re going faster, smoother, and safer while working to beat traffic. It develops practical solutions for you to make better choices, from taking the fastest route, to leaving at the right time, to sharing daily commutes. Waze provides turn-by-turn navigation information and user-submitted travel times and route details while downloading location-dependent information over a mobile telephone network.

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Gojek

Gojek

Gojek app offers more than just ride-hailing, but also 20 other services to solve your every day needs. After revamping its logo, Gojek transforms into the largest Super App with three platforms: consumer, driver, and merchant applications, with a variety of smart ways to eliminate hassles.

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Netflix

Netflix

Netflix is a streaming service that offers a wide variety of award-winning TV shows, movies, anime, documentaries, and more on thousands of internet-connected devices. You can watch as much as you want, whenever you want without a single commercial – all for one low monthly price. There's always something new to discover and new TV shows and movies are added every week!

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Grab

Grab

Another giant multi-service app in Jakarta with more than just ride-hailing service. From fast packages to faster payments, streetside pick-ups to street food deliveries, morning commutes to midnight food cravings, and more.

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Tokopedia

Tokopedia

Tokopedia is an Indonesian technology company specializing in e-commerce. It was founded in 2009 by William Tanuwijaya and Leontinus Alpha Edison. It is an Indonesian unicorn along with ride-hailing company Gojek, travel service firm Traveloka, e-commerce Bukalapak, and fintech company OVO. Tokopedia Marketplace provides the most diverse selection of products in Indonesia. Collaborating with more than 6.8 million sellers, various official stores and logistical partners as well as payment to provide the best experience for our customers.

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Traveloka

Traveloka

Traveloka is a leading Southeast Asia online travel company that provides a wide range of travel needs in one platform, enabling customers to create moments together with their loved ones. Traveloka offers flights, hotels, trains, flight + hotel packages, attractions & activities, connectivity products, airport transports*, and buses. The Traveloka mobile app has been downloaded more than 30 million times, making it the most popular travel booking app in the region.

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Vidio

Vidio

Vidio is an Indonesia-based over-the-top video streaming service. It is claimed to be the most complete media streaming platform in Indonesia. Watch millions of exclusive content anytime and anywhere. Enjoy their best selected programs, the most anticipated local and international sports, and their own exclusive local contents.

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Shopee

Shopee

Shopee is the leading e-commerce platform in Southeast Asia and Taiwan. Launched in 2015, it is a platform tailored for the region, providing customers with an easy, secure and fast online shopping experience through strong payment and fulfillment support.

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