W on Air Features

Get Alternate Routes

Set routes with commonly used start and end points to provide viewers the best path for their drive.

 

Set route on the Waze Live Map
  1. Find your start point, tap and hold until pop-up appears.
    1. Start from a major road, avoid side streets. 
  2. Tap “Set as Start Point” button.
    Route
     
  3. Find your end point, tap and hold until pop-up appears.
  4. Tap “Set as End Point” button.
    1. End on a major road, avoid side streets.
      Route
       
  5. Three routes appear on screen. Tap on one to see it highlighted on the map. 
    1. First route is usually the best option to recommend to viewers.
      Route Options
Set route with Search
  1. Use the search bar to type your start point, tap search
    1. Start from a major road, avoid side streets. 
      Route Search
       
  2. Select your start point from the results. 
  3. Tap Set as Start Point.
    Route Search
     
  4. Use the search bar to type your end point, tap search
  5. Tap Set as end point.
    1. End on a major road, avoid side streets. 
      Route Search
       
  6. Three routes appear on screen. Tap on one to see it highlighted on the map. 
    1. First route is usually the best option to recommend to viewers.
      Route Search
View all routes

The fastest route appears first by default. Tap on another route listed to see it highlighted on the map.

Tap View All routes button to see all routes highlighted on the map. 
Route Search

Saving alternate routes

Routes can be saved, like any other view, by clicking the Snapshot snapshot icon.
When loading a saved route, the traffic and ETA appear from the time the Screenshot was taken.

To update the routes and get realtime traffic conditions, simply tap on the refresh button of the selected Snapshot.

Snapshots

Clear a route

To clear all routes on the map, tap the "x" button (upper left, next to route details).

 

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