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 iPhone or iPad, open the Google Maps app Google Maps and sign in.
  2. Tap Menu Menu and then Settings 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 iPhone or iPad, open the Google Maps app Google Maps and sign in.
  2. Tap Menu Menu and then Settings Settings and then Maps history.
  3. Next to the entry that you want to delete, tap More More and then Delete.

Delete all places from your history

  1. On your iPhone or iPad, open the Google Maps app Google Maps and sign in.
  2. Tap Menu Menu and then Settings Settings and then Maps history.
  3. In the search bar at the top, tap More More and then  Delete activity by.
    • ​To delete by date: Under the "Delete by date" section choose a date range.
    • To delete all your history: Under the "Delete by date" section choose All time.
  4. Tap 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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