TOP 100 VEHICLE SIMULATOR GAMES

Vehicle simulators are the perfect game genre for those who've always wanted to be a bus driver, a trucker, or even a pilot, but never got the chance to do so in real life. With vehicle simulators, players can live out their professional driving fantasies without all the pesky responsibilities of real life, like traffic jams and angry passengers. It's no wonder players love this genre so much – who wouldn't want to cruise down a virtual highway at the speed of light, honking the horn and leaving a trail of destruction in their wake? So, if you're looking for the best vehicle simulators out there, look no further than this site's hand-picked list of top games in the genre. With so many amazing options to choose from, you'll be sure to find the perfect game to satisfy your need for speed and virtual transportation shenanigans. Whether you're looking to deliver cargo across the country, fly a plane through the clouds, or just screw around with vehicles in general, this list has got you covered. And who knows – maybe one day, you'll even be able to add "professional virtual pilot" to your resume.

#01
Games like BeamNG.drive

BeamNG.drive

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2015
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#02
Games like IronWolf VR

IronWolf VR

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#03
Games like My Summer Car

My Summer Car

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2016
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#04
Games like Tracks - The Train Set Game

Tracks - The Train Set Game

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Switch, Xbox One
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.3/10

#05
Games like F1 Crazy Stunts

F1 Crazy Stunts

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.2/10

#06
Games like Euro Truck Simulator 2

Euro Truck Simulator 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2012
  • Rating: 9/10

#07
Games like V-Racer Hoverbike

V-Racer Hoverbike

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 9/10

#08
Games like Icarus Starship Command Simulator

Icarus Starship Command Simulator

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 8.9/10

#09
Games like NASCAR SimRacing

NASCAR SimRacing

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2005
  • Rating: 8.8/10

#10
Games like Grand Prix II

Grand Prix II

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 1996
  • Rating: 8.8/10

#11
Games like Mafia

Mafia

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS2, Xbox 360
  • Release: 2002
  • Rating: 8.7/10

#12
Games like RalliSport Challenge 2

RalliSport Challenge 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Xbox 360, Console
  • Release: 2004
  • Rating: 8.7/10

#13
Games like NASCAR Racing 2

NASCAR Racing 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 1996
  • Rating: 8.6/10

#14
Games like Dirt Rally 2.0

Dirt Rally 2.0

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS4, Xbox One
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 8.6/10

#15
Games like Tractor Cargo Driving Simulator

Tractor Cargo Driving Simulator

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 8.6/10

#16
Games like The Drone Racing League Simulator

The Drone Racing League Simulator

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS4, PC, Xbox One, Mac
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 8.6/10

#17
Games like Interkosmos

Interkosmos

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 8.6/10

#18
Games like Extreme Forklifting 2

Extreme Forklifting 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: iPhone / iPad, Mac, PC
  • Release: 2016
  • Rating: 8.6/10

#19
Games like GTR 2: FIA GT Racing Game

GTR 2: FIA GT Racing Game

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2006
  • Rating: 8.6/10

#20
Games like RalliSport Challenge

RalliSport Challenge

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, Console
  • Release: 2002
  • Rating: 8.6/10

#21
Games like F1 Racing Simulation

F1 Racing Simulation

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 1997
  • Rating: 8.5/10

#22
Games like Pilotwings 64

Pilotwings 64

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Switch
  • Release: 1996
  • Rating: 8.5/10

#23
Games like Grand Prix Legends

Grand Prix Legends

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 1998
  • Rating: 8.5/10

#24
Games like NASCAR Racing 2003 Season

NASCAR Racing 2003 Season

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2003
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#25
Games like Extreme Truck Stunts

Extreme Truck Stunts

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#26
Games like rFactor 2

rFactor 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2013
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#27
Games like NASCAR Heat 5

NASCAR Heat 5

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS4, PC, Switch, Xbox One
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#28
Games like Glider Island

Glider Island

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#29
Games like City Car Driving

City Car Driving

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2016
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#30
Games like R4 Ridge Racer Type 4

R4 Ridge Racer Type 4

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: Console, Android, PS4, PS5, PS3
  • Release: 1998
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#31
Games like F1 2018

F1 2018

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS4, PC, Xbox One
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#32
Games like Gran Turismo 4

Gran Turismo 4

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS2, Console
  • Release: 2004
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#33
Games like DiRT 3

DiRT 3

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, Console, PS3, Mac, Xbox One
  • Release: 2011
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#34
Games like DiRT 2

DiRT 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, Mac, Console, Wii, PS3, DS
  • Release: 2009
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#35
Games like NASCAR Racing 2002 Season

NASCAR Racing 2002 Season

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2002
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#36
Games like Excitebike 64

Excitebike 64

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Wii U, Switch
  • Release: 2000
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#37
Games like Colin McRae Rally 3

Colin McRae Rally 3

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS2, Xbox 360, Console
  • Release: 2002
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#38
Games like Special Courier

Special Courier

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#39
Games like Fire Truck Simulator

Fire Truck Simulator

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#40
Games like NASCAR Heat 4

NASCAR Heat 4

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS4, PC, Xbox One
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#41
Games like Colin McRae Rally 04

Colin McRae Rally 04

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS2, Xbox 360, Console
  • Release: 2003
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#42
Games like Gran Turismo 2

Gran Turismo 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Console
  • Release: 1999
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#43
Games like Colin McRae Rally 2005

Colin McRae Rally 2005

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS2, Xbox 360, Console, Mac
  • Release: 2004
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#44
Games like NASCAR Racing 3

NASCAR Racing 3

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 1999
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#45
Games like Ridge Racer 64

Ridge Racer 64

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms:
  • Release: 2000
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#46
Games like Race Driver 2006

Race Driver 2006

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Console
  • Release: 2006
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#47
Games like GRID 2

GRID 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, PS3, Mac
  • Release: 2013
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#48
Games like Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed

Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS Vita, Xbox 360, iPhone / iPad, Android, 3DS, Wii, PS3, Wii U
  • Release: 2012
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#49
Games like F1 2012

F1 2012

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, Mac, PS3
  • Release: 2012
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#50
Games like Grand Prix 3

Grand Prix 3

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2000
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#51
Games like Microsoft Flight Simulator X

Microsoft Flight Simulator X

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2006
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#52
Games like Ace Combat 5: The Unsung War

Ace Combat 5: The Unsung War

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS2, PS4
  • Release: 2004
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#53
Games like Ridge Racer

Ridge Racer

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Console, PS Vita
  • Release: 1993
  • Rating: 8.1/10

#54
Games like DiRT

DiRT

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, PS3
  • Release: 2007
  • Rating: 8.1/10

#55
Games like F1 2017

F1 2017

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox One, PS4, Mac
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 8.1/10

#56
Games like Flight Unlimited III

Flight Unlimited III

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 1999
  • Rating: 8.1/10

#57
Games like NASCAR Racing 4

NASCAR Racing 4

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2001
  • Rating: 8.1/10

#58
Games like Gran Turismo 5

Gran Turismo 5

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Console, PS3
  • Release: 2010
  • Rating: 8/10

#59
Games like Sega Rally Championship

Sega Rally Championship

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 1995
  • Rating: 8/10

#60
Games like NASCAR 2005: Chase for the Cup

NASCAR 2005: Chase for the Cup

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS2
  • Release: 2004
  • Rating: 8/10

#61
Games like Europe Bus Driver

Europe Bus Driver

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 8/10

#62
Games like F1 2011

F1 2011

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS Vita, Xbox 360, Console, 3DS, PS3, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2011
  • Rating: 8/10

#63
Games like Gran Turismo 7

Gran Turismo 7

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS5, PS4
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 8/10

#64
Games like NASCAR Legends

NASCAR Legends

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 1999
  • Rating: 8/10

#65
Games like MotoGP 2

MotoGP 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, Console
  • Release: 2003
  • Rating: 8/10

#66
Games like GRID

GRID

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, Mac, Console, PS3, PS4, Xbox One
  • Release: 2008
  • Rating: 8/10

#67
Games like TOCA Race Driver 3

TOCA Race Driver 3

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS2, Xbox 360, Mac, Console
  • Release: 2006
  • Rating: 8/10

#68
Games like Motocross Madness

Motocross Madness

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 1998
  • Rating: 8/10

#69
Games like TOCA Race Driver 2

TOCA Race Driver 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS2, Xbox 360, Console
  • Release: 2004
  • Rating: 8/10

#70
Games like MotorStorm

MotorStorm

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Console, PS3
  • Release: 2006
  • Rating: 8/10

#71
Games like Flight Unlimited II

Flight Unlimited II

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 1997
  • Rating: 7.9/10

#72
Games like Bus Simulator 18

Bus Simulator 18

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS4, Xbox One
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 7.9/10

#73
Games like 18 Wheels of Steel: Across America

18 Wheels of Steel: Across America

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2003
  • Rating: 7.9/10

#74
Games like Rage Racer

Rage Racer

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: Console
  • Release: 1996
  • Rating: 7.9/10

#75
Games like Rally Trophy

Rally Trophy

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2001
  • Rating: 7.9/10

#76
Games like Microsoft Flight Simulator 2000

Microsoft Flight Simulator 2000

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 1999
  • Rating: 7.9/10

#77
Games like Shift 2: Unleashed

Shift 2: Unleashed

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, PS3, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2011
  • Rating: 7.8/10

#78
Games like F1 2010

F1 2010

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: Browser, PC, Xbox 360, PS3
  • Release: 2010
  • Rating: 7.8/10

#79
Games like Crazy Taxi 2

Crazy Taxi 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms:
  • Release: 2001
  • Rating: 7.8/10

#80
Games like Garbage Truck Simulator

Garbage Truck Simulator

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 7.8/10

#81
Games like Junkyard Simulator

Junkyard Simulator

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 7.8/10

#82
Games like Test Drive Unlimited

Test Drive Unlimited

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PC, PS2, Xbox 360, Console
  • Release: 2006
  • Rating: 7.8/10

#83
Games like Viper Racing

Viper Racing

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 1998
  • Rating: 7.8/10

#84
Games like CART Precision Racing

CART Precision Racing

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 1997
  • Rating: 7.8/10

#85
Games like Speed Punks

Speed Punks

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Console
  • Release: 1999
  • Rating: 7.7/10

#86
Games like Gran Turismo 6

Gran Turismo 6

  • License: Commercial
  • Platforms: Browser, PS3
  • Release: 2013
  • Rating: 7.6/10

#87
Games like NASCAR Thunder 2004

NASCAR Thunder 2004

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS2, Xbox 360, Console
  • Release: 2003
  • Rating: 7.6/10

#88
Games like Sega GT 2002

Sega GT 2002

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Xbox 360, Console
  • Release: 2002
  • Rating: 7.6/10

#89
Games like Driver 2

Driver 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Console
  • Release: 2000
  • Rating: 7.6/10

#90
Games like Speed Devils

Speed Devils

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms:
  • Release: 1999
  • Rating: 7.6/10

#91
Games like Test Drive Le Mans

Test Drive Le Mans

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Console, PS2
  • Release: 2000
  • Rating: 7.6/10

#92
Games like Lawn Mowing Simulator

Lawn Mowing Simulator

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox One, XSX, PS4, PS5
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 7.6/10

#93
Games like Colin McRae Rally 2.0

Colin McRae Rally 2.0

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2000
  • Rating: 7.6/10

#94
Games like Driver

Driver

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, iPhone / iPad, PS3
  • Release: 1999
  • Rating: 7.6/10

#95
Games like NASCAR Thunder 2003

NASCAR Thunder 2003

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS2, Xbox 360, Console
  • Release: 2002
  • Rating: 7.6/10

#96
Games like Konami Krazy Racers

Konami Krazy Racers

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Wii U
  • Release: 2001
  • Rating: 7.6/10

#97
Games like Panzer Elite

Panzer Elite

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 1999
  • Rating: 7.6/10

#98
Games like NASCAR Racing

NASCAR Racing

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms:
  • Release: 1994
  • Rating: 7.6/10

#99
Games like F1 2000

F1 2000

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Console
  • Release: 2000
  • Rating: 7.5/10

#100
Games like Need for Speed: Shift

Need for Speed: Shift

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, Android, PS3, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2009
  • Rating: 7.5/10