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Delete directions and places from your history

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

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

View your Maps history

To see your Maps history, follow the steps below.

  1. Sign in and open the Google Maps app Google Maps.
  2. Tap Menu Menu and then Settings and then Maps history.

Remove places

Locations you’ve visited can be cleared from your Google Maps history. To remove all of your Maps history at the same time, you'll have to use your computer.

If you want to remove places from lists you’ve made, learn how to delete your saved places.

To delete places from your Maps history, follow the steps below.

  1. Sign in and open the Google Maps app Google Maps.
  2. Tap Menu Menu and then Settings and then Maps history.
    1. To delete one at a time, next to the entry that you want to delete, tap More More.
    2. To delete more than one entry, next to the search bar, tap More More and then Delete activity by and then pick a date range.
  3. Tap Delete and then Delete.

Note: Deleting your Maps history won't free space from your phone or tablet's storage. To do this, clear app data from Google Maps.

Other ways to see your Maps history

You can see and manage searches made from Google Maps in My Activity.

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