Launch Navigation (Beta) to start turn-by-turn GPS navigation to your destination.
You can start Google Maps Navigation from one of the following:
- Get directions screen: After entering your start and end points and selecting your transportation method, touch the icon to launch turn-by-turn guidance for the transportation method you selected (if available). Learn how to get directions.
- Navigation app shortcut: From your apps menu, touch the Navigation icon to open Navigation (beta) directly.
- Home screen directions shortcut: Navigate to a specific destination using a custom Navigation shortcut on your device's home screen.