TripLog Beacon




Coupled with an iBeacon device using Nearby Technology, the TripLog app detects trips start and stop with accuracy and certainty.

TripLog Beacon: USB Mileage Tracking

Coupled with an iBeacon device using Nearby Technology, the TripLog app detects when your trips start and stop with accurate mileage tracking and certainty.





The most reliable way for mobile app trip detection

triplog beacon optional ibeacon device


TripLog Beacon & App

TripLog Beacon is a USB device that plugs into your car and helps the TripLog mobile app for the best mileage tracking results. The TripLog app can be found at the Apple App Store or the Google Play Store.

Download the app here:
(TripLog Beacon only works with the TripLog apps below.)


(4.6 review score)


3 easy steps to start

phone icon

1. Install App

Download the TripLog app and choose the iBeacon auto start option.

USB For Mileage Tracking

2. Plug-in

Plug TripLog Beacon into your car’s USB port or cigarette lighter adapter.


3. Drive

Start the car and let the app do its magic!


Frequently Asked Questions

– iOS devices with Bluetooth 4.0+ (iPhone 4S and later, iPad (3rd generation) and later, iPad Mini (1st generation) and later)

– Android devices with Bluetooth 4.0+ and Android OS 4.3+

Please note: the iBeacon works the best when the USB port is powered on only when the engine is running. If the USB port is always on, the auto start may not work properly.

Open the TripLog app > Auto Start Settings > Auto Start on > choose Detect iBeacon.

For more information, please visit our knowledgebase for iOS or Android

Plug your TripLog Beacon into your car’s USB port. Open the TripLog app, go to Auto Start Settings, and choose Set Up iBeacon. The app will automatically find the device. Choose the right device, then choose the vehicle.

iBeacon devices use Bluetooth 4.0 Low Energy (BLE) technology. It does not require the app to constantly search for your location. It wakes up the app when it’s powered up, such as when the engine is started.

triplog logo

Switch to The #1 Mileage Tracking & Reimbursement Solution

(4.8 rating score)



© 2011 – 2024 Copyright TripLog, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Let's chat!

Number of anticipated TripLog users:

Mileage Reimbursement Savings Calculator

Using outdated manual mileage logs can cost businesses thousands of dollars per year in lost time and incorrect reimbursements. See how much TripLog can help you save!

Number of drivers

Average miles daily per person​

Number of trips daily


Annual mileage reimbursement costs based on the numbers you provided.

Annual Mileage Reimbursement

50 mi/day x 100 drivers x $0.54 (5 days x 50 wks)


This is the inline help tip! You can explain to your users what this section of your web app is about.

According to research, on average employees inflate the mileage by 25% when self reported.

Estimated Reimbursement Savings

25% x Annual Mileage Reimbursement


People on average spend 2 minutes on manually recording trips.

Manual Entry Hours

2 mins x 10 trips/day x 100 drivers (5 days x 50 wks)

8,334 hr

Taking national average $25 hourly rate.

Estimated Labor Savings

Avg. $25/hr x Manual Entry Hours


Your Company

could save

(Labor Savings + Reimbursement Savings) / Number of Drivers


per driver

Before you go, schedule a
complimentary demo

See how TripLog works, ask questions, and explore your potential savings!

Get TripLog

Start automatically tracking your mileage today to never miss another deductible mile. Try the #1 mileage tracker for free!


(4.8 out of 5)

15 Day Free Trial

Schedule a call with a TripLog agent in as little as 15 minutes!

In your introductory meeting with one of our mileage experts, you will:

  • Get a demo of the TripLog admin dashboard.
  • Have the opportunity to ask questions.
  • Learn more about how TripLog can benefit your team.
  • Get insight into which pricing plan will best suit your team’s needs.