What is Google Maps?

Last modified : Mar 15. 2018
What is Google Maps?

Going somewhere? Go with Maps, the official app that you can rely on for real-time GPS navigation, traffic, public transport and details about millions of businesses, such as reviews and popular times.


● Get there faster with real-time updates

● Beat traffic with real-time navigation, ETAs and traffic conditions

● Catch your bus, train or car share thanks to real-time public transport info

● Save time with automatic rerouting based on live traffic conditions, road closures and traffic incidents

● Navigation with lane guidance so that you don't miss a turn or exit

● Find pit stops along your route like petrol stations and coffee spots


● Discover places and explore like a local

● Find top-rated restaurants and local businesses, wherever you are

● Decide on the best places to go with reviews, ratings and photos of dishes and interiors

● Plan your visit and see menus, make reservations and find out when places are typically busiest

● Help others discover the best places by sharing reviews, photos and more

● Save places that you want to or often visit, and quickly find them later from any computer or device


● Experience the Google Maps difference

● Offline maps to search, get directions and use navigation functions without an Internet connection

● Street View and indoor imagery for restaurants, shops, museums and more

● Indoor maps to quickly find your way inside large places like airports, shopping centres and stadiums

● Comprehensive, accurate maps in 220 countries and territories

● Public transport schedules and maps for over 15,000 cities

● Detailed business information for over 100 million businesses

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