Live a 21st-century life and be online always. ŠKODA cars offer easy connection with your smartphone, computer or smartwatch. So you can plan your route at home, always have the date of your next service to hand, or look up the prices of local petrol stations in the car. Discover all the features that will make your life easier every day and help you to enjoy using and looking after your ŠKODA.
ŠKODA Connect delivers convenience thanks to instant connectivity between you and the vehicle. With Infotainment Online, your navigation system is always up to date, enabling you to reach your destination safely, on time, and efficiently. The Care Connect package lets you access your car remotely, while its Proactive Service can call assistance whenever you need it and incorporates Emergency Call, a feature integral to ŠKODA Connect.
Learn more about all the ŠKODA Connect services in our short "How to..." videos. To start using the services you must register and activate them via ŠKODA Connect Portal. Let's have a look how easy it is.
ŠKODA Connect application will connect your ŠKODA vehicle to your smartphone and smartwatch.
The ŠKODA Connect portal lets you manage your account easily using a computer at home.
With the SmartLink+ system, integrating Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and MirrorLink®, the car’s infotainment system lets the driver use the phone safely while driving. You can also handle calls and messages, listen to music or use the navigation with ease via the infotainment system. The SmartLink+ system also includes the SmartGate function. It enables you to connect your smartphone to the car via Wi-Fi to access interesting data about your drive, like driving economy, driving dynamics or service information.
CarPlay takes the apps you want in your iPhone while driving and puts them right on your car’s built-in display. Compatible with iPhone 5 and higher.
Android Auto extends the Android platform to the car. Use familiar apps and services on your dashboard screen. Compatible with Android 5.0 and higher.
With each ŠKODA model, you can take your pick of several infotainment systems up to a size of 9.2”. They all work quickly and offer numerous functions and interfaces.
The 9.2” Columbus infotainment offers the greatest entertainment and utility value, featuring gesture control, Wi-Fi hotspot with LTE connection, a DVD player, an SSD drive, and 3D navigation. All ŠKODA Connect services, including exclusive Google Earth services, can be ordered as an optional extra. You’ll find the Columbus system in the SUPERB, KODIAQ, KAROQ and OCTAVIA.
Depending on the model, the Amundsen infotainment system is available as a 6.5” or 8”. What makes it particularly attractive is its precision navigation system, Bluetooth connection, voice control and Wi-Fi hotspot. All standard ŠKODA Connect services are optional with this infotainment system. The Amundsen system is available for all ŠKODAs other than the CITIGO.
Depending on the model, the 6.5” or 8” Bolero system is fitted. Bluetooth hands-free with text message management makes life easier for the driver. Connectivity options are rounded off by the SmartLink+ interface, SD card slot and USB port. This system supports Care Connect and Emergency Call. You’ll find it in all models other than the RAPID and CITIGO.
The Swing infotainment system is built into all ŠKODAs and conveys information on displays up to 6.5” in size. Use the Phone box with inductive charging, a USB port or Bluetooth to connect and charge your smartphone. You can play music on up to eight speakers or on the Škoda Surround system. You can optionally order the Care Connect and Emergency Call service packages.
The Blues infotainment system looks after entertainment onboard the CITIGO, FABIA and RAPID. In addition to the radio, the sleek design is underscored by SD card and USB connectors, which also support Apple devices.
You can keep the maps in your navigation infotainment system up-to-date by using the Update Portal.
MyDestinations is an administrative tool that lets you import, create and manage individual points of interest.
Try out the ŠKODA apps, giving your smartphone a host of new features and access to exclusive content. Check your car’s status remotely, watch live sports, or play a game or two. Check out our complete overview of all apps.
Whichever of the ŠKODA models takes your fancy, it’ll have the latest connectivity options. Access your car remotely with a smartwatch or let it call for help itself if there are any problems. The smallest model, the CITIGO, uses Move&Fun to transform your smartphone into a powerful infotainment system that can be used for calls and navigation.