Share your location with a contact

You can share your live location with a contact using Trusted Contacts. When you send a location alert, your location is visible to the contacts that you select until you choose to stop the alert or after it auto-expires after 24 hours. You can also choose to share your location with a contact all the time.

Sending a location alert

  1. Open the Trusted Contacts app.
  2. Tap the Share Location action button top right of the screen.
  3. Select Choose Recipients.
  4. Select the contacts who'll see you location.
  5. Tap Start Sharing.

Sharing location all the time

  1. Open the Trusted Contacts app.
  2. Tap the contact whom you would like to give permanent access to your location.
  3. Select Location sharing settings.
  4. Select Share all the time.

The selected contact will be able to view your location via the Trusted Contacts app or in Google Maps.