Delete directions and places from your history

If you have Web & App Activity turned on, your Maps history shows you places that you:

  • Searched for recently
  • Reviewed
  • Shared
  • Were asked to review
  • Answered a question about

View your Maps history

To see your Maps history, follow the steps below.

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, sign in and open the Google Maps app Google Maps.
  2. Tap Menu Menu and then Settings and then Maps history.

Remove places from your Maps history

Locations you’ve searched for can be cleared from your Google Maps history.

Delete some places from your history

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, sign in and open the Google Maps app Google Maps.
  2. Tap Menu Menu and then Settings and then Maps history.
  3. Next to the entries you want to delete, tap Remove Remove and then Delete.

Delete all places from your history

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, sign in and open the Google Maps app Google Maps.
  2. Tap Menu Menu and then Settings and then Maps history.
  3. At the top, in the search bar, search for Maps.
  4. At the top, next to the search bar, tap More More and then  Delete results and then Delete.

Note: Deleting all of your Maps history doesn't delete places you've saved, shared, or were asked to review.

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