Get directions, traffic, flight info & more

You can get directions, find local business, learn about your commute, see upcoming flights, and more. Check out the examples below to learn about some of the things Android Wear can do for you.

Language availability for voice tips
Most of the tips below work if your language is set to English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Spanish, or Brazilian Portuguese. Some voice actions are not available in all languages and countries.
Get turn-by-turn navigation

You can speak to your watch to get turn-by-turn directions to your destination. Say your destination, and the route will appear on your watch. As you go, you'll see directions for every turn.

When Location is enabled on your phone, Navigation works on your watch even when your phone is locked.

See countries where Navigation is available.

Speak to get turn-by-turn directions

  1. Make sure the watch is awake.
  2. Say “Ok Google.” You’ll see a white screen with a red “g.”
  3. Say the following:
    • "Navigate to Union Square, San Francisco."
    • “Directions to Philz Coffee.”

See the time and distance to your destination:

  1. Swipe the card up.
  2. Swipe from ← right to left once.
  3. You’ll see the route information.

Cancel your navigation:

  1. Swipe the card up.
  2. Swipe from ← right to left until you see the Stop button.
  3. Touch Stop.
Get traffic info

You’ll see a traffic card letting you know how long it will take to get home or to work. You can set your home and work address in Google Now.

Find places & business info

You can speak to your watch to find nearby places and businesses. You can also find the phone number or address of a nearby business and see how far away it is.

Speak to find a place or business

  1. Make sure the watch is awake.
  2. Say “Ok Google.” You’ll see a white screen with a red “g.”
  3. Say the following:
    • "Find the Eiffel Tower"
    • “Where’s the closest gas station?”
    • “Target stores in Denver”
    • “Blue Barn address”
    • “How far is Starbucks from my home?”
Check your flight or hotel reservations

Your flight and hotel info will show up automatically as a card as long as your reservations are in Gmail.