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Description

Navigate your world faster and easier with Google Maps. Over 220 countries and territories mapped and hundreds of millions of businesses and places on the map. Get real-time GPS navigation, traffic, and transit info, and explore local neighborhoods by knowing where to eat, drink and go - no matter what part of the world you’re in.

Get there faster with real-time updates
• Beat traffic with real-time ETAs and traffic conditions
• Catch your bus, train, or ride-share with real-time transit info
• Save time with automatic rerouting based on live traffic, incidents, and road closures

Discover places and explore like a local
• Discover local restaurant, events, and activities that matter to you
• Know what’s trending and new places that are opening in the areas you care about
• Decide more confidently with “Your match,” a number on how likely you are to like a place
• Group planning made easy. Share a shortlist of options and vote in real-time
• Create lists of your favorite places and share with friends
• Follow must-try places recommended by local experts, Google, and publishers

More experiences on Google Maps
• Offline maps to search and navigate without an internet connection
• Street View and indoor imagery for restaurants, shops, museums and more
• Indoor maps to quickly find your way inside big places like airports, malls and stadiums

* Some features not available in all countries

 Free in iOS App Store

Screenshots

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Version History

Launched Dec 13, 2012 (over 5 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 17 days, on average.

Aug 07
2018
(Current)
Version 4.56

Thanks for using Google Maps! This release brings bug fixes that improve our product to help you discover new places and navigate to them.

Jul 30
2018
Version 4.55

Thanks for using Google Maps!
- Our new “match” feature will help you find your one true love. And by love, we mean your next favorite cheeseburger. Tap on a food or drink spot to see how likely you are to enjoy it based on your unique preferences - so you can spend more time eating and less time searching for places to go.
- When viewing trending lists in the Explore tab, you can now see how many restaurants you’ve been to. Keep discovering and going to new places to complete a list!

Jul 11
2018
Version 4.54

Thanks for using Google Maps! This release brings bug fixes that improve our product to help you discover new places and navigate to them.

Jun 25
2018
Version 4.53

Thanks for using Google Maps! This release brings bug fixes that improve our product to help you discover new places and navigate to them.

Jun 11
2018
Version 4.52

Thanks for using Google Maps! This release brings bug fixes that improve our product to help you discover new places and navigate to them.

May 29
2018
Version 4.51

Thanks for using Google Maps! This release brings bug fixes that improve our product to help you discover new places and navigate to them.

May 15
2018
Version 4.50

Thanks for using Google Maps! In this release you can now customize your location icon while using turn-by-turn navigation. Get moving in a car, truck, or SUV!

May 01
2018
Version 4.49

Thanks for using Google Maps! This release brings bug fixes that improve our product to help you discover new places and navigate to them.

Apr 10
2018
Version 4.48

Thanks for using Google Maps! In this release, you can now see videos posted by businesses about their latest offerings. Search for your favorite place and look at its place page to check it out!

Mar 20
2018
Version 4.47

Thanks for using Google Maps! This release brings bug fixes and awesome new features to help you discover new places and navigate to them:
*) See average wait times at over a million restaurants worldwide.
*) Search and sort through reviews of a place.

Mar 05
2018
Version 4.46

Thanks for using Google Maps! This release brings bug fixes that improve our product to help you discover new places and navigate to them.

Feb 14
2018
Version 4.45

Thanks for using Google Maps! Now you can customize your home and work icons -- choose from awesome stickers like a treehouse, castle, yellow submarine, and more!

Jan 22
2018
Version 4.44

Thanks for using Google Maps! With this release, you can now add additional shortcuts to the Travel Times widget (e.g. school, daycare, gym, etc). It also contains bug fixes that improve our product to help you discover new places and navigate to them.

Jan 04
2018
Version 4.43

Thanks for using Google Maps! This release brings bug fixes that improve our product to help you discover new places and navigate to them.

Dec 13
2017
Version 4.42

Thanks for using Google Maps! This release brings:
- A beautiful redesign of our map featuring updated colors and styling
- An easier way to view the impact of your reviews in the contributions tab
- The ability to filter by trains or buses in the Transit Departures widget
Update to the latest version to see all the available Google Map features.

Nov 30
2017
Version 4.41

Thanks for using Google Maps! This release brings support for iPhone X in addition to bug fixes that improve our product to help you discover new places and navigate to them. Get the latest version for all of the available Google Maps features.

Nov 06
2017
Version 4.39

Thanks for using Google Maps! This release brings bug fixes that improve our product to help you discover new places and navigate to them.

Oct 17
2017
Version 4.38

Thanks for using Google Maps! This release brings bug fixes that improve our product to help you discover new places and navigate to them.

Oct 02
2017
Version 4.37

Thank you, dear Google Maps user!
You can now post pics to Maps from the photos app on your phone
and bug fixes are covered (at least the ones that’re known).
We’re making Maps better to help you explore
around your hometown, to new places and more!

Sep 16
2017
Version 4.36.1

Thanks for using Google Maps! This release brings the “Measure distance” feature that lets you measure distances between pins dropped on the map (hold a point on the map to drop a pin). In addition we bring bug fixes that improve our product to help you discover new places and navigate to them.

Sep 06
2017
Version 4.36

Thanks for using Google Maps! This release brings the “Measure distance” feature that lets you draw a route and measure distances between points and places on the map. In addition we bring bug fixes that improve our product to help you discover new places and navigate to them.

Aug 24
2017
Version 4.35.1

Thanks for using Google Maps! This release brings bug fixes that improve our product to help you discover new places and navigate to them.

Aug 14
2017
Version 4.35

Thanks for using Google Maps! This release brings bug fixes that improve our product to help you discover new places and navigate to them.

Jul 24
2017
Version 4.34

• Add places to your timeline by checking in to places you’re at from the place detail page.
• Bug fixes

Jul 12
2017
Version 4.33.1

• Bug fixes

Jul 05
2017
Version 4.33

*) Local Guides widget to let you easily check your Local Guide points and add reviews and photos to a place.
*) Get reminders to make a transfer on your transit journey.
*) 3D touch peek for list items eg. “restaurant” search.
*) Bug fixes

Jun 12
2017
Version 4.32.1

• Bug fixes

Jun 05
2017
Version 4.32.0

• Set a reminder to leave on time for future trips

• See a reminder about previous visits to a place in the place card (requires Location History)

• Bug fixes

May 11
2017
Version 4.31.1

• Bug fixes

May 09
2017
Version 4.31.0

• Trip disruptions and route descriptions in Travel Times widget
• Bug fixes

Apr 17
2017
Version 4.30.0

• Get turn-by-turn navigation right on your lock screen with the new Directions widget
• Use the new iMessage app to send your static location to contacts without leaving the conversation
• Bug fixes

Mar 22
2017
Version 4.29.0

• Learn what businesses are considered “best-of” by trusted publishers (like “The Best French Bakeries in NYC” by Serious Eats)
• Visit the “My Contributions” page to give feedback on other users’ suggestions to Google Maps data
• Bug fixes

Feb 28
2017
Version 4.28.1

• Bug fixes

Feb 24
2017
Version 4.28.0

• 3D touch places on the map to get quicker access to popular actions
• Quickly access addresses in your clipboard while searching
• Bug fixes

Feb 06
2017
Version 4.27.1

• Bug fixes

Jan 26
2017
Version 4.27.0

• See how crowded a place is in real-time and the average time people spend there for easy decision making
• Quickly access addresses in your clipboard while searching
• Bug fixes

Jan 06
2017
Version 4.26.1

• Bug fixes

Dec 19
2016
Version 4.26.0

• When viewing a place, see other options that may interest you
• Bug fixes

Nov 30
2016
Version 4.25.0

• See traffic information on your Home screen with the Nearby Traffic Widget
• Search for places along your route when getting directions
• Bug fixes

Nov 07
2016
Version 4.24.2

• Bug fixes

Nov 02
2016
Version 4.24.1

• Bug fixes

Oct 24
2016
Version 4.24.0

• Order from food delivery services (limited availability based on country)
• Streamlined taking and adding photos of places from inside Google Maps
• Easily find plus codes by dropping a pin anywhere in the world
• Bug fixes

Oct 06
2016
Version 4.23.0

• Upload photos along with your reviews of places
• See descriptions of places including features, atmosphere, and amenities
• iOS 10 support, including redesigned widgets for “Nearby Transit” and “Travel Times”

• Bug fixes

Sep 16
2016
Version 4.22.2

• Bug fixes

Sep 08
2016
Version 4.22.1

• Bug fixes

Aug 26
2016
Version 4.22.0

• Bug fixes

Aug 08
2016
Version 4.21.1

• Bug fixes

Jul 25
2016
Version 4.21.0

• Add multiple destinations to your route, get directions, and navigate
• Bug fixes

Jun 28
2016
Version 4.20.1

• Bug fixes

Jun 16
2016
Version 4.20.0

• Icons now indicate whether a transit station or line is wheelchair accessible for some cities
• Callouts for the current street or road and next maneuver in turn by turn navigation
• Bug fixes

May 31
2016
Version 4.19.1

• Bug fixes

May 24
2016
Version 4.19.0

• See images in 360 panoramic views in the photo gallery
• Quickly know if a place is busy or not with short summaries atop the usual "Popular times" graph
• New voice controls in navigation that allow users to mute, unmute, or turn on alerts only
• Bug fixes

Apr 26
2016
Version 4.18.0

• Use the Travel Times Today Extension to quickly check traffic on the way to home and/or work (require home/work to be saved)

• Easily share directions with your contacts

• Night mode and distance units settings in navigation

• Bug fixes

Mar 23
2016
Version 4.17.0

• New dedicated ride services tab. In select countries, compare pickup times and prices of Uber, 99Taxis, Ola Cabs, Hailo, MyTaxi and Gett
• Use Spotlight Search to find your saved places, and places you recently looked at in Google Maps
• Save your driving, walking and bicycling route options
• Bug fixes

Feb 29
2016
Version 4.16.0

• Add detours to your route like gas stations, restaurants, grocery stores and more
• Use 3D touch to press and hold the Google Maps app icon to quickly get directions to home and work
• Bug fixes

Feb 16
2016
Version 4.15.1

• Bug fixes

Feb 08
2016
Version 4.15.0

• Made a restaurant or flight reservation with your Gmail account? Try searching "my events" to quickly access those locations
• Flip through top photos of local businesses and easily add your own
• Bug fixes

Jan 19
2016
Version 4.14.1

• Bug fixes

Jan 04
2016
Version 4.14.0

• Get rewards for contributing by joining Local Guides from the "Your contributions" page
• Easily share custom My Maps - from the most interesting graffiti in Berlin to the best markets in Bangkok
• Bug fixes

Dec 14
2015
Version 4.13.0

• Get directions, search for places and navigate offline
• See popular times at more than a million places around the world
• See up-to-date gas prices when searching for gas stations in the US and Canada
• Bug fixes

Nov 04
2015
Version 4.12.0

• Easily add new and missing businesses from the sidebar

• Spoken traffic alerts in Navigation tell you about congestion and incidents on your route and traffic descriptions give you a summary of traffic before you drive

• Bug fixes

Sep 29
2015
Version 4.11.0

• Easily compare ETAs across driving, transit, walking & biking
• Get directions to places now on your Apple Watch
• Bug fixes

Sep 15
2015
Version 4.10.1

• See where you’re going before you leave with a Street View thumbnail on the map (for address search or tap-and-hold on map)
• View the custom maps you created using Google My Maps
• Easily share your opinion about places you’ve been with an improved review-writing flow
• New Google Maps logo

Sep 01
2015
Version 4.10.0

• See where you’re going before you leave with a Street View thumbnail on the map (for address search or tap-and-hold on map)
• View the custom maps you created using Google My Maps
• Easily share your opinion about places you’ve been with an improved review-writing flow
• New Google Maps logo
• Added support for six new languages
• Bug fixes

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