Google Maps app overview

Google Maps is a free app that makes getting to places easier and faster. Find great places nearby and the info you need to get there.

Ways to use Google Maps

Get turn-by-turn navigation

See and hear turn-by-turn directions using Navigation (Beta).

Get driving, transit, biking, and walking directions

Get there faster with directions, alternate routes, or transit routes.

See your location on the map

Center the map on your current location.

See a street-level view

Explore a neighborhood at street level, walk inside certain stores, and see maps created by other people.

Find local places

Search for a place or business nearby.

Sign in to customize your map

You can save places and get better search results when you sign in to Google Maps.
Learn how to sign in to Google Maps.

View maps offline

Take maps with you, even when you're not connected to the Internet. Learn how to view maps offline.

Rate and review places

Share your opinion about the places you visit with reviews and ratings. Learn how to rate and review places.

Note: Not all features listed here are available for all devices, languages, or regions. To get the latest features and fixes, update the Google Maps app on Android or iPhone and iPad. To download the new Google Maps for mobile, you'll need a device running Android 4.1 or above.

Accessibility: Android offers support for blind and low-vision users with the TalkBack and BrailleBack apps as well as other accessibility features. Visit the Android Accessibility help center to learn more.

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