Here is a list of best free GPX to CSV converter software for Windows. Using these free software, you can convert GPS data (waypoint, routes, etc.) stored in GPX files to a CSV file. These software support different variants of CSV format to convert GPX to CSV. These include Columbus GPS Type 1, Columbus GPS Type 2, Qstarz BT-Q1000, Route 66 POI, Data Logger iBlue, Motoactiv CSV, standard CSV, Garmin CSV, Mio CSV, Navman CSV, Navigon CSV, Magellan CSV, etc. In some software, you can customize CSV output by selecting fields to export. Apart from GPX and CSV formats, all of these support other formats as well, e.g. KML, TRK, XLS, RTE, LOG, ASC, POI, WPT, etc.
Most of these let you view and edit GPX files before conversion. You can edit waypoints’ information, add new ones, delete existing ones, etc. Some of these let you view routes and waypoints on the map using the desired service. In a few of these, you can also merge GPX files and then convert it to a CSV file.
My favorite GPX to CSV Converter for Windows:
RouteConverter is my favorite software to convert GPX to CSV files. You can also view waypoint on the map and edit GPX files before conversion. Also, it supports a good number of file formats to import and export.
RouteConverter is a free software which helps you plan and create routes, tracks, and waypoints. Using it, you can also convert an existing GPX file to CSV format. For that, simply open a GPX file and then use its Save As feature to convert GPX to CSV. You can select different formats of a CSV file to create, such as Columbus GPS Type 1, Columbus GPS Type 2, Qstarz BT-Q1000, Route 66 POI, etc. Apart from GPX and CSV, it supports many other import and export formats such as KML, TRK, XLS, RTE, LOG, ASC, POI, WPT, etc.
As you open a GPX file, it displays its data in right panel and shows the route, waypoints, etc. on the map. You can select a map service to view GPS data like OpenStreet, HikeBikeMap, Thunderforest, etc. You can also edit GPX file before you convert it to CSV or another format. You can edit waypoint information including longitude, latitude, and elevation. Additionally, it lets you add a new waypoint, delete a waypoint, and rearrange the waypoints. Also, it lets you sort waypoints, merge routes from waypoints, add another GPX file to current, etc.
Overall, it is one of the best software to convert GPX to CSV and other formats.
TCX Converter is a free software to convert GPX to CSV as well as to other formats. These other formats include KML, TCX, TRK, PLT, HRM, and FIT files. You can simply open a GPX file in it and then use Save CSV file option to convert it to CSV. You can also import multiple GPX files to convert them into one single track and then save the data in a CSV file.
Some additional features of TCX Converter:
- Before conversion, you can view containing waypoints and other data.
- Not just that, you can also add or remove waypoints, change date and start time of a waypoint, etc.
- Other than that, it provides features to preview track and show altitude Graph, color altitude graph, and pendence histogram.
- In its Track Modify section, it provides handy options like Update Altitude, Join track/waypoint, Invert Track, Fix Bad TCX files, etc.
- From the Settings section, you can view and save parameters like CSV separator, weight, etc.
GPSBabel is a free open source GPX to CSV converter software for Windows, Mac, and Linux. It is a dedicated software to convert waypoints, tracks, and routes from one format to another. It follows a very simple procedure for performing a conversion. Let’s see how.
How to convert GPX to CSV using this free software:
- First, select the input format as GPX XML and import a local GPX file.
- Next, select output format as CSV. It lets you select different CSV formats such as Data Logger iBlue, Motoactiv CSV, standard CSV, etc. Based on selected format, you get output setting options like GPS datum, Uppercase synth, Allow whitespaces synth, etc.
- Now, specify output location and filename and hit the OK button to start the conversion.
You can also view the process log on the interface.
Apart from GPX and CSV, it supports many other input and output formats for conversion. These include KML, TXT, XML, LOG, TCX, WPT, TRK, RTE, etc.
POIConverter is a straightforward GPX to CSV converter software. It lets you open a GPX file and convert it to CSV using the Save feature. It basically reads number of points and writes them to new CSV file. You can also append another GPX file to the current one and merge them into a single CSV file. You can select output CSV format as Generic CSV, Destinator 3, AutoRoute Pushpins CSV, Memory-Map CSV, or EBA Points.
It provides some handy options to customize output files. For CSV, you can select file header, fields to export, and CSV separator.
It is a nice software to convert waypoints, routes, and tracks. It supports a lot of other formats for conversion, such as XLS, KML, RTE, TRK, WPT, ITN, etc.
3D Route Builder
3D Route Builder is another free GPX to CSV converter software for Windows. To convert GPX file to CSV, you need to use its export feature. First, open a GPX file and then go to File > Export as option and save it as CSV file. Before conversion, you can view the contained waypoints and tracks. While converting GPX to CSV, it lets you select which fields to include in output, such as longitude, latitude, distance, altitude, time, etc.
It also supports formats like KML, KMZ, Garmin Course Files, etc. Some features provided in it include Embed Geo Tool, Drive Route in Geo Tool, Show Route and Vehicle in Geo Tool, etc.
Note: In this free version, it restricts editing. Also, the number of waypoints to load is limited. And, this software can be used for personal use only.
Extra_POI_Editor is one more GPX to CSV converter on this list. You can load a GPX file and then save it in CSV format using Save As feature. You can also export GPX file to CSV by a field including category, symbol, state, country, or filename. While saving CSV file, you can select a format such as Garmin CSV, Mio CSV, Navman CSV, Navigon CSV, Magellan CSV, etc. You can also edit GPX file before conversion. It lets you modify waypoints, add new waypoints, delete existing waypoint, sort waypoints, etc. You can also batch replace a field value in all points at the same time. It provides some handy options like Batch Geocoding, Batch Reverse Geocoding, Street Map View, Find Duplicates, Copy POI Information, Copy POI as URL, etc. XLS, GPI, KML, etc. are some other supported file formats in this software.
GPXtoPOI is one more free software to convert GPX to CSV. It is a dedicated software to convert GPX to CSV and vice versa. You just need to add a GPX file, specify output location, and hit the Convert button.