Best iPhone Games to Play in Airplane Mode [2020 Edition]: Remain Hooked on the Fly


So what you are on the fly or dealing with the tough situation without the internet connection? You can still play some of the best iPhone or iPad games even in Airplane mode. Some popular iOS game apps work even in offline. Whether you are fond of action games or have a special liking for puzzles, you can pick out exactly what clicks for you!

Heading for a long flight or hunting for some of the first iOS game apps to never let boredom creep into your time, you would find this set of games well-timed to keep you entertained. It doesn’t matter whether you want to play them on your iPhone or wish to give them a run on your great iPad Pro, they have been fully optimized to take the complete advantage of the superior tech found on the latest iOS devices. Enough gossip? Let’s take these top 10 Airplane Mode apps for iPhone and iPad for the long drive!

Top 10 Airplane Mode Apps for iPhone and iPad in 2020

#1. Minecraft: Pocket Edition

Minecraft - Pocket Edition iPhone Game Screenshot

Minecraft is for gaming aficionados or the ones who have an immense liking for discovering marvelous things. The game lets you explore randomly generated worlds. You can also build monumental castles or beautiful homes to give your creativity a new heaven. It has a creative mode which takes your love for doing something out-of-the-box to the new level. With the in-app purchase available, you will add more powerful features to this app to make it even more entertaining.

Price: $6.99

#2. Mini Metro

Mini Metro iPhone Game Screenshot

Mini Metro is a great subway simulator. The game is all about designing a subway map for a growing city. You will enjoy drawing lines between stations and run trains in the top gear. With as many as 18 real-world cities available, planning skills will be tested to the hilt.

While the normal mode is pretty easy and ideal for beginners, the extreme mode is for pros who like to test their wit. What’s more, this awesome game also features night mode to protect your eyes while playing in low-lit environments.

Price: $3.99

#3. The Battle of Polytopia

The Battle of Polytopia iPhone Game Screenshot

The Battle of Polytopia is a grand strategic adventure. You have to prove your superiority to rule the world. Your road to success is full of massive roadblocks as there are some evils to not just prevent you but also finish you off—the moment you lose sight of yourself. That apart, you will have a pleasant experience of discovering new lands. The auto-generated maps make each game pretty special. With unlimited replay value, you will play it to your heart’s content.

Price: Free

#4. Alto’s Adventure

Alto's Adventure iPhone Game Screenshot

It’s a spectacular Physics based gameplay. The real-world snowboarding, dynamic lighting and weather effects bring tons of fun into the play. Though the game is quite straightforward, you will need to spend some good time to master it. With as many as 180 thought-provoking goals, you will never get bored. The cool music and audio make sure you remain at the top of your spirit to play the game wirelessly.

Price: $4.99

#6. Lumino City

Lumino City iPhone Game Screenshot

Embrace this puzzle adventure to enliven your playing time! Someone has kidnapped Lumi’s grandfather, who happens to be the caretaker of the Lumino City. You have to find him by exploring the city. Discover plenty of amazing things like gardens in the sky; houses dug into cliffs and more. That’s not all, through in-app purchase, you will unlock more appealing features.

Price: $4.99

#9. Duet Games

Duet Games iPhone Game Screenshot

I’m very fond of Duet Games as it offers a thrilling experience. It features nine chapters of false narratives. You can replay to get your movement right and be able to unlock more than 25 game center achievements. Better still, there are over 40 new stages that have been designed to fire up experience. The intuitive design and clean interface make this game app highly impressive. – Sep 25, 2016

Price: $2.99

#7. Oceanhorn

Oceanhorn iPhone Game Screenshot

This remarkably interesting game is primed for the folks who have a huge penchant for exploring new things. The protagonist of the game finds a letter from his father who died mysteriously. The only things he left behind were a notebook and a necklace. He has to embark on an epic journey filled with dangers, secrets, and puzzles. Can he overcome all of these obstacles? With great storytelling, amazing 3D visuals and gameplay, it provides a scintillating action adventure experience.

Price: $7.99

#10. Human Resource Machine

Human Resource Machine iPhone Game Screenshot

If puzzle games are the ones which you love playing, you shouldn’t miss out on Human Resource Machine. Primarily based on programming, this puzzle game is for both the beginners and the experts. In each level of the game, your boss provides you a job which you have to get it done. If you can complete the task with perfection, you will get promoted. Above all, it has multiple extra challenges for experts. – Sep 10, 2016

Price: $4.99

#5. Skiplit

Skiplit iPhone Game Screenshot

What makes Skiplit a fun-loving puzzle game is a simple yet quite intriguing concept. The game is centered around colors meet. You have to swipe the ball to shoot in the right direction. It must go past roadblocks to hit the target. One thing you need to know that you are allowed to bounce the ball only a few times each level.

Price: Free

#8. Ludo 3D

Ludo 3D iPhone Game Screenshot

This Chinese Ludo game has got everything to offer you plenty of fun. It comes with both 2D and 3D modes which you can quickly switch between. Three intriguing levels will keep you hooked for hours. With various fascinating themes available, you can even fine-tune its looks. The dark mode ensures you continue to make the most of the game with the needed comfort even during nights.

Price: Free

Your Favorite?

Undoubtedly, games are the most popular category in the App Store. Though I like all sorts of games, action games are the ones that win me over. What about you?

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