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Lucidchart Vs. Visio®

Why use Lucidchart instead of Visio®? Here are a few reasons to prefer our secure, cloud-based solution to Visio®.

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Lucidchart is your Visio® alternative

Collaboration
Lucidchart
Visio®
Real-time collaboration
Lucidchart allows real-time collaboration
Visio® allows real-time collaboration
Webpage publishing
Lucidchart allows webpage publishing
 
Chatting
Lucidchart allows chatting
 
Commenting
Lucidchart allows commenting
 
Multiple collaborators
Lucidchart allows multiple collaborators
Visio® allows multiple collaborators
Community sharing
Lucidchart allows community sharing
Visio® allows community sharing
Social media sharing
Lucidchart allows social media sharing
 

Lucidchart's capacity for in-editor chatting and commenting results in higher productivity and reduced frustration.

Integrations
 
 
G Suite
Lucidchart integrates with G Suite
 
Google Drive
Lucidchart integrates with Google Drive
 
JIRA
Lucidchart integrates with Jira
 
Confluence
Lucidchart integrates with Confluence
 
Box
Lucidchart integrates with Box
 
Microsoft Office 2013
Lucidchart integrates with Microsoft Office 2013
Visio® integrates with Microsoft Office 2013

Lucidchart integrates with more vendors and only charges you once per account, no matter how many integrations an account uses.

Visio® Support
 
 
Import .vsd files
Lucidchart allows you to import .vsd files
 
Import .vdx files
Lucidchart allows you to import .vdx files
Visio® allows you to import .vdx files
Export as .vdx files
Lucidchart allows you to export as .vdx files
 
Import stencils
Lucidchart allows you to import stencils
 

More collaboration in Lucidchart than Visio

Share and collaborate on diagrams with coworkers that use Microsoft, Mac, or Linux. Lucidchart runs on all major operating systems. Multiple users can edit documents in real time and discuss their work using commenting features and @mention notifications.

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Real-time collaboration

Lucidchart offers real-time collaboration, which means that you and your co-workers or clients can work on diagrams together at the same time and see each other's changes instantly.

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More polished look

Lucidchart's vibrant colors and gradient options give you more design flexibility and clean, professional-looking charts. Compare our diagrams with Visio's® and you will see a clear difference.

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Which program is a better value for me?

When it comes to integrations (like Confluence and JIRA), Lucidchart is more affordable because you only pay for what you use. We offer free premium licenses to students and educators. We let you pay on a monthly OR yearly basis and you can cancel your account at any time. We think our software outperforms Visio®, but don't take our word for it: Start a risk-free trial today and see the difference for yourself!

  • More for your money

    Cost per license is much less: Lucidchart provides greater value and savings to enterprise customers. Now you can outfit your entire department with Lucidchart for a fraction of the cost of Visio®.

  • More collaboration in Lucidchart than Visio

    Share and collaborate on diagrams with coworkers that use Microsoft, Mac, or Linux. Lucidchart runs on all major operating systems. Multiple users can edit documents in real time and discuss their work using commenting features and @mention notifications.

  • Minimal maintenance

    Our monthly software updates are deployed automatically, and you can switch workstations without the hassle of transferring your software license. It's easy to deploy Lucidchart with minimal IT support.

  • Interactive wireframes

    Lucidchart makes it easy to simulate real website functionality. Switching to demo mode allows you to show clients both the appearance and the interactivity of their future website or application.

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