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Osm2garminGUI is a Java/NetBeans RCP application which allows to download OpenStreetMap data for the whole planet, update existing planet data, add terrain contours generated from SRTM3 database and generate garmin-compatible maps in a single step.

The application wraps following processing utilities: Osmosis, Tile Splitter and Mkgmap. In addition, a utility similar to Srtm2osm tool has been developed as a part of this application.

System requirements

 * Windows XP/Vista/7 or Linux 2.26
 * minimum 2 Gb RAM
 * minimum 150 Gb free disk space for the whole planet maps data (200+ Gb recommended)
 * Sun Java JRE 6 or newer


Current installers and user's guide can be downloaded from here: http://code.google.com/p/osm2garmin/downloads/list

Help and support

Please post your questions to the Osm2garmin Development Group.

You are welcome to submit a bug report or suggest an enhancement at the Issues page.


Application ready to run:

Osm2garmingui application.png

Processing parameters:

Osm2garmingui parameters.png

Download sources:

Osm2garmingui download sources.png

Regions definitions:

Osm2garmingui regions.png


Please report bugs or propose enhancements and new features at http://code.google.com/p/osm2garmin/issues or http://groups.google.com/group/osm2garmin-devel

Source code checkout instructions: http://code.google.com/p/osm2garmin/source/checkout

Java developers are welcome to submit proposed patches to the Issue tracker.