Visio Freeware

Microsoft Visio too expensive for your needs? Or simply looking for a better experience? Lucidchart provides a free online solution that just makes sense.

Because Lucidchart runs in your browser, it doesn't matter which kind of computer you use. It works for Mac, PC, and Linux!

Visio Lucidchart

Operating systems

Windows MacWindowsLinux

Sharing, chatting, and real-time collaborating

(without any additional products)


No downloads or updates

(allowing users to always have the most up-to-date version)

Visio import & export

(including Visio stencils)

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Web-based software


Free licenses for lite users


Inexpensive alternative

As a Visio freeware alternative, Lucidchart provides a free option, which is ideal for users drawing quick and simple visuals. For teams that need a full diagramming package, Lucidchart is less expensive and provides a superior experience.

Visio Freeware

Designed for teams

Unlike Visio, Lucidchart is built for teams with its online sharing and collaboration. No more back and forth through e-mail. Gather the team online to work on a document. When one person makes a change, everyone else sees it in real time.

Fast and flexible

Lucidchart offers the essential functionality of Visio but with a simpler experience that makes it accessible for all users. Creating the same diagram in Lucidchart requires fewer steps and less effort. Draw complex diagrams without a complicated application.

Feature Highlights

Lucidchart’s intuitive features bring you a diagramming tool that’s easy from the start. You can outfit your entire organization with Lucidchart for about half the cost of running Visio. Not only will you save money, you’ll also experience productivity improvements! With Free, Basic, Pro, and Team accounts, you'll find a plan that fits your needs and budget.

Drag and drop

Easy diagramming

Making diagrams shouldn’t be difficult. Lucidchart cuts through the learning curve to deliver a product that’s immediately accessible. Enjoy the advantages of themed layouts, customizable templates, drag-and-drop technology, and a clean, intuitive interface.

Visio Import and Export

Import Visio files

Lucidchart is one of the few applications that can import documents from Microsoft Visio. Once you’re online, it's easy to collaborate with team members.

Google Drive

Fully integrated

Our numerous integrations make Lucidchart the perfect solution for your team. If you are using Google Apps, you can integrate your domain with Lucidchart and organize your team from there. We also offer an easy-to-use team admin panel.

Share via print or digital

Simple sharing

Since Lucidchart is hosted on the web, sharing is that much easier. Try posting a funny flowchart on social media, or share a sensitive document securely through email. You can also download your diagrams in a variety of image formats for web sharing or printing.

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