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In the coming months, the Location History setting name will change to Timeline. If Location History is turned on for your account, you may find Timeline in your app and account settings.

Save favourite places

Save your favourite places on Maps to easily find them on any computer, phone or tablet.

Tips

Save a place
You can add your favourite places to a list to find them easily later. Saving a place is different from downloading an offline area or adding a place. Learn how to download an offline area or add a place to Google Maps.

To save a place:

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open the Google Maps app Maps.
  2. Search for a place, tap a marker or touch and hold a spot on the map.
  3. At the bottom of the screen, tap the name or address of the place.
  4. Tap Save Save place and choose a list. 

Only you can find your saved places unless you create and share a list of places. Google may anonymously share combined information about users’ saved places.

Find your saved places
  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open the Google Maps app Maps.
  2. Tap Saved Save place.
  3. Under 'Your lists', select a list.
Search for a saved place
  1. To show saved places while you search, turn on Web & App Activity.
  2. On your Android phone or tablet, open the Google Maps app Maps.
  3. Tap the search box.
  4. Enter the name of the place that you saved.
  5. Tap the search suggestion for the place.
Get directions to a saved place
  1. To show saved places while you search, turn on Web & App Activity.
  2. On your Android phone or tablet, open the Google Maps app Maps.
  3. Tap Saved Save place.
  4. Find your saved place and tap it.
  5. Tap Directions Directions.
Delete a saved place
  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open the Google Maps app Maps.
  2. Tap Saved Save place.
  3. In the list that includes the place that you want to remove, tap More More and then Edit list.
  4. Next to the place that you want to remove, tap Remove Remove.

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