Telematics
Go to content

Telematics

KIA CONNECT

YOUR FREE SEVEN-YEAR CONNECTED SERVICES

Kia Connect opens your Kia to the world of connected services. Once activated, it enables a number of essential digital features in your car. You can also install the Kia Connect app on your smartphone and pair it with your Kia to control certain functions remotely and consult a wealth of information about it.

The displayed app screens are for illustration purpose only and do not necessarily show the latest version of Kia Connect and Kia Connect App.

Constantly connected, either through your Kia or smartphone

Kia Connect App

  • Keep an eye on your Kia using your smartphone and get notified if something things wrong
  • Look back on your trips and key driving stats
  • Use remote functions. Electric vehicle drivers can remotely control and schedule charging
  • Configure your preferred vehicle settings from your smartphone

Kia Connect in-car services(3)

  • Get to your destination with confidence thanks to navigation powered by live traffic data
  • Access live destination and point-of-interest search and easily find parking locations or – for electric vehicle drivers – public charging stations
  • Consult real-time fuel prices at stations around you
  • EUse voice commands to start navigation or call a contact

A new level of interaction with your Kia

Kia Connect App – Electric and Plug-in Hybrid Vehicles only

Battery Control

Not only can you consult your electric or plug-in hybrid vehicle's battery level from your phone but you can also schedule, activate or stop a charging session. This way, your vehicle is always ready when you need and you can take advantage of off-peak energy prices when available.

Kia Connect App – Electric Vehicles only

Climate Control

Remotely activate, set and schedule climate control before you get in the car, so it's just right when you get in. Not just for you, but for your Kia as well: By giving it advance notice, it makes sure it pre-conditions the cabin in the most efficient way for the battery

Kia Connect App

Door Control

Did you close your doors and windows properly? Your Kia Connect app alerts you if you left them unlocked or open. You can even use the app to lock and unlock the doors remotely.

App – Always know about your Kia

Kia Connect App

Valet Parking Mode

Always in the know – even if you let somebody else drive your car. Activate the Valet Parking Mode in your Kia before handing it over to someone and it will let you monitor the vehicle’s location, driving time, distance and top speed using the Kia Connect app.

Kia Connect App – Vehicle information

Find My Car

Always know where your car is parked, even if you didn’t park it yourself. And if you need, the Kia Connect app can walk you to it using Google Maps or augmented reality guidance.

Kia Connect in-car services

Real-time in-car data(3)

By activating Kia Connect in your Kia, you greatly optimise its functionalities. Your destination or points-of-interest searches draw results from the internet. So whether you’re looking for the closest ATM or leisure centre, you’re sure to get more relevant and up-to-date results.

Activate Kia Connect for access to innovative services

Kia Connect in-car services

Online navigation

Kia Connect continuously fuels your navigation system with cloud-based live and historical traffic information so you get the best route recommendation and a predictable journey every time. Kia Connect also lets you know about speed cameras on your way to help you keep your speed in check.

Kia Connect services free for seven years

Kia Connect App

Last Mile Navigation

Park your Kia before you reach your exact destination and your Kia Connect app walk you to it using Google Maps or augmented reality guidance.

Feature overview

Whatever your vehicle, Kia Connect’s in-car services and the Kia Connect app help you make the most of your Kia experience.

Kia Connect App

  • Last Mile Navigation

    Park your Kia and let the Kia Connect app take you by the hand. Your app automatically offers to show you the way on foot from your Kia to your final destination.

  • Valet Parking Mode

    Did you hand over your Kia to somebody else? Activate the Valet Parking Mode in your car so you can monitor its location, driving time, distance and top speed using the Kia Connect app.

  • User Profile Transfer

    Do things your way: You can customise your vehicle settings from the Kia Connect app so your preferences are applied as soon as you get behind the wheel.

  • Climate Control (electric vehicles only)

    Climate makes comfort: For fully electric models, you can remotely activate, set and schedule climate control, so it's just right when you get in.

  • Battery control (electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles only)

    Not only can you check your battery’s charge level but you can also schedule, activate or stop a charging session from your phone.

  • Find My Car

    Has somebody else parked your car? Kia Connect lets you locate it and can even walk you to it using Google Maps or augmented reality guidance.

  • Send To Car

    Plan you journey on the Kia Connect app and seamlessly send it to your Kia’s navigation system so you are ready to go once behind the wheel.

  • Vehicle Status

    The Kia Connect app gives you an overview of your Kia’s status including driving range, doors, windows, bonnet or tailgate. It also notifies you if something seems wrong.

  • My Trips

    Let your stats speak for themselves: Get a summary on your previous journeys, including average speed, distance driven and time in transit.

  • Door Control

    Protection is key: You can remotely lock & unlock doors of your Kia via Kia Connect App without a key or fob.

KIA CONNECT LIVE SERVICES(3)

  • Kia Online Navigation

    Always know what’s ahead: Take the fastest route and avoid traffic jams using cloud-based live and historic traffic data.

  • Third Party Calendar

    A seamless plan: View your smartphone's calendar on your navigation screen and let it guide you straight to the location of your upcoming appointments.

  • Points of interest

    Looking for a place to eat, a local business or somewhere special to visit? All this regularly updated information and more is easily accessible via Points of Interest.

  • Parking

    To help you park swiftly, Kia Connect gives you a list of parking locations together with pricing and likely availability.

  • Voice Recognition

    Let your voice be heard. The incorporated voice recognition system acts out your commands so you can keep your hands on the wheel and your eyes on the action.

  • Camera/danger zones(4)

    You’ll also be alerted to a whole range of speed cameras, including mobile and stationary ones, as well as restricted access zones.

  • Notification Center

    Let your Kia give you a push: Notifications will let you know whenever the car alarm is triggered and share a set of personalized notifications from Kia as well as important insights and diagnostic information about your Kia.

  • Weather forecast

    Is your weekend away going to be sunny or a washout? You can check current and forecast weather conditions at your location or destination from your vehicle.

  • Charging stations

    The online directory displays the locations of charging stations for Plug-in models as well as other details such as payment methods, plug availability and compatible connector types.

  • Fuel Info

    Just go where it's low. Fuel prices of the nearest petrol stations are automatically updated to Kia Connect Live Services so you can plan refueling stops accordingly.


All features in the section above are available in the latest version of Kia Connect App and Kia Connect Live Services. Depending on your Kia model and trim you might not have access to all of them.

7-Year Warranty including Kia Connect(1)(2)(3)

And you can also pass it on: reselling your Kia within the warranty terms and the new owner will also benefit from the remaining time or mileage. It’s just one of the great benefits of the Kia Promise- giving you greater value for longer. With Kia you get 7 years of driving pleasure, 7 years of fun, 7 years of adventure, excitement and exhilaration. Not to mention 7 years of lower running costs and 7 years peace of mind... For full details, terms & conditions please follow the below link.

Learn more
Share Now
Single Image

Download the Kia Connect app from App Store

Download the Kia Connect app from App Store

GET THE APP
Download the Kia Connect app from Google Play

Download the Kia Connect app from Google Play

GET THE APP

For desktop users, please scan here

For desktop users, please scan here

For desktop users, please scan here

For desktop users, please scan here