On your iPhone or iPad, you can quickly see travel directions by adding a Google Maps shortcut.
The instructions below are for iOS 11 and above.
- On the lock screen of your iPhone or iPad, swipe left to right until you see a list of widgets.
- Scroll to the bottom and tap Edit.
- Tap Add ‘Google Directions’ .
- Tap Done.
- After you add the shortcut, you'll see directions and time estimates for places that you searched for in the Google Maps app.