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Measure distance between points

You can measure the distance between two or more points on the map using Google Maps. For example, you can measure the distance between two cities.

  1. Open Google Maps.
  2. Right-click on your starting point.
  3. Choose Measure distance.
  4. Click anywhere on the map to create a path you want to measure. Click to add additional measuring points.
  5. Optional: Drag a point to move it, or click a point to remove it.
  6. Look under the search box for the total distance in both miles (mi) or kilometers (km).

When done, right-click on the map and select Clear measurement or go to the card at the bottom and click the .

Note: If you're using Maps in Lite mode, you won't be able to measure the distance between points.

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