Customize your map

Choose what kind of alerts you want to see on your Waze map, the color schemes and view.

Details on your map

Select what kind of information you'd like to see on your map including Wazers, traffic jams, hazards, and more.

  1. Tap Search , then Settings 
  2. Tap Display & map
  3. Tap Details on map
  4. Toggle on or off the specific items you want displayed on the map

Alerts on your route

Customize what kind of alerts you'd like to see on the map during navigation that may affect your route.

  1. Tap Search , then Settings 
  2. Tap Display & map
  3. Tap Alerts on route
  4. Toggle on or off the specific items you want displayed on your route

Other options for customizing your map

Color scheme

  1. Tap Search , then Settings 
  2. Tap Display & map
  3. Select Map Color Scheme and tap the selection you'd like to use

Car icon

Choose the car you'd like to see on your map while navigating with Waze.

  1. Tap Search , then Settings 
  2. Tap Display & map
  3. Tap Car on map
  4. Tap to select the car you'd like to see on your map

Lock North-up

Enable this setting if you'd like the map to point North regardless of your driving direction.

  1. Tap Search , then Settings 
  2. Tap Display & map
  3. Toggle Lock North-up mode on

Zoom control

Add a button to the map that lets you zoom in or zoom out with a tap. 
  1. Tap Search , then Settings 
  2. Tap Map display
  3. Tap Quick access
  4. Toggle Zoom control on
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