Operating instructions and explanatory videos on using the BMW ConnectedDrive services.

What’s available and how does it work? We introduce you to the most important services & apps and systems and show you in few steps all that you need to know in order to use the services.




  • BMW Connected & Connected+

    BMW Connected is your personal mobility assistant which facilitates everyday mobility and assists you in reaching your destinations relaxed and on time. Mobility-relevant information such as recommendations for optimal departure times are available remotely iPhone®,Apple Watch®, Android Smartphone and Samsung Gear S2/3 and can be seamlessly transferred into the car.

    BMW Connected+ integrates the BMW Connected app more deeply in your daily journey within your BMW. Enjoy a more seamless experience between all BMW Connected touchpoints and your BMW and benefit from personalized services powered by BMW’s Open Mobility Cloud.

  • Registration in the customer portal

    Just a few steps is all it takes. This is where you can find out how to register in: My BMW ConnectedDrive customer portal.

  • BMW ConnectedDrive Store & customer portal

    Whether you are looking for Online Entertainment, the practical Concierge Services or all BMW Apps ready applications – you will now find the full range of our Digital Services online in the BMW ConnectedDrive Store in the customer portal “My BMW ConnectedDrive”.

  • ConnectedDrive Services

    ConnectedDrive Services forms the basis for using the personalised digital mobility assistant BMW Connected in the vehicle as well as the intelligent BMW ConnectedDrive functions with a wide range of information, entertainment and service features. In addition, selected smartphone apps such as BMW Connected can be used in the vehicle and the BMW ConnectedDrive Store can be accessed.

  • BMW Apps

    Load selected apps such as BMW Connected onto your smartphone or tablet and use the applications on your devices or directly in your BMW.

  • BMW Routes

    BMW Routes is an interactive route planner allowing you to easily transfer routes recommended by BMW or your own suggestions to your vehicle and then retrieve them in the navigation system

  • Real Time Traffic Information

    Real Time Traffic Information almost instantly delivers traffic information about motorways, country roads and main roads, as well as numerous urban routes.

  • Concierge Services

    Whether you need an ATM or an on-duty pharmacist: a BMW Call Centre agent is there to support you around the clock, whenever required.

  • Intelligent Emergency Call

    If an accident sets off the airbags or belt tensioners, the Intelligent Emergency Call is activated automatically. The emergency call can also be triggered via the SOS button in the vehicle if, for example, you need to assist other road users.

  • Remote Services

    Remote Services enables customers to use a smartphone to locate where the car is parked, to lock and unlock the car remotely, and much more.

  • Online Entertainment

    The right song for every situation, every road and every mood: with BMW Online Entertainment you have unlimited access to over 30 million songs.

  • BMW TeleServices

    Extremely practical: BMW TeleServices books your BMW in for a service, for example, and connects you easily and quickly with BMW Mobile Care.

  • WiFi hotspot

    The equipment includes a built-in WiFi hotspot using the LTE standard, which allows for a paid internet connection.


  • BMW Digital Charging Service

    The BMW Digital Charging Service (DCS) makes charging your BMW i or BMW iPerformance even more individual and efficient. On the basis of your preset electricity tariff, DCS determines the most cost-efficient period for charging your vehicle in each case and independently controls the charging process to take this into account.

  • BMW i Navigation

    The quick and economical way: the connected BMW i Navigation guides you along the most efficient route to your destination.



  • Navigation system Professional

    The Navigation system Professional offers drivers a design implemented completely in 3D combined with an innovative interface concept and numerous functions for navigation, office and multimedia. In its latest generation the Navigation System Professional in connection with BMW ConnectedDrive even carries out automatic updates of the navigation maps.

  • Rear View camera

    With the Rear View Camera, which shows every obstacle in exact detail on the Control Display, you can also see everything behind you at all times.

  • Side View

    With Side View you can “peek round the corner” at difficult exits even while your view of the situation is obscured.

  • Parking Assistant

    The Parking assistant including linear guidance parks the vehicle completely automatically, parallel or perpendicular to the street. The system works by measuring potential spaces while driving past them at a low speed. If the driver parks manually without the help of the Parking assistant, Active Park Distance Control (PDC) offers additional protection against damage with the Lateral parking aid.

    The contents displayed depend on the respective equipment.

  • ParkNow

    In combination with a BMW Navigation system Professional, the online parking service ParkNow makes it easier for the driver to find a free parking space. The service shows open parking spaces in car parks, multistorey car parks and on the street. A spot in a car park can be reserved from within the vehicle and paid for via the ParkNow account.

  • Remote Control Parking

    The Remote Control Parking function allows the driver to conveniently hop out of the vehicle before parking it via remote control by moving it forward into, or reversing out of, a tight parking space or garage. The driver activates the remote-controlled parking function from outside the vehicle via the BMW display key.

  • Speed Limit Info

    Speed Limit Info incl. no-overtaking indicator shows you whether any speed restrictions apply or whether overtaking is currently prohibited.

  • BMW Head-Up Display

    Current speed, collision warnings, Speed Limit Info or control messages: the BMW Head-Up Display projects all the data relevant to the journey into your field of vision.

  • Dazzle-free High-Beam Assistant

    Travelling at night becomes much more relaxed. This is because when the High-Beam Assistant detects any vehicles ahead and oncoming traffic, it automatically dips the headlights and allows you to benefit from an especially effective continuous full beam.

  • Lane Departure Warning

    The Lane Departure Warning registers lane markings and warns you as soon as you cross a marking to the left or right without indicating.

  • Active Cruise Control with Stop & Go

    This service adapts your speed when required and maintains a distance from the vehicle ahead. And if that vehicle brakes sharply, you first receive an optical and then an acoustic signal. If you don’t respond by braking, your BMW will react and brake for you.

  • Lane Change Warning

    When another vehicle is approaching at high speed from behind or is in your blind spot, the Lane Change Warning helps you to appraise the situation correctly by issuing optical signals.

  • Surround View

    Surround View includes the camera-based functions Rear view camera, Top View, Panorama View and 3D View. The cameras in the exterior mirrors as
well as at the front and rear of the vehicle allow for a 360° all-around view. The Panorama View makes approaching intersections and exiting driveways safer. It shows the traffic to the right and left of the car on the Control Display.