Build the next generation of location experiences

We have the world mapped. With more than one billion global monthly active users in over 200 countries, our data gives you accurate real-time information for mapping, navigation and places.

Google Scale

Build on the same infrastructure that Google Maps is built on for maximum app performance.

Global Coverage

Provide your users with the reliable location information they need throughout the world.

Real-time Data

Build better user experiences with data based on real-time mapping and traffic signals.

Everything you need to build location-based apps


Google Street View

Embed Google Street View imagery into your site.

Custom Map Styling

Style our map to align with your brand or use case.

Satellite Imagery

Access high resolution satellite imagery to display in your app.

Static & Interactive Maps

Display maps as images or interactive maps.

Estimated Travel Times

Calculate current or future travel times based on real-time traffic.


Get directions for transit, biking, driving or walking.

Distance Data

Deliver travel times and distances for one or more locations.

Snap to Road

Determine the route a vehicle travels.


Place Information

Access names, addresses and other rich details for over 100 million places.


Automatically return location suggestions as your user types.

Location Detection

Return the location of a device without relying on GPS.


Convert addresses to geographic coordinates or the reverse.


Connecting drivers and riders

Lyft uses Google Maps APIs to improve rider experience through more efficient pickups and a better drop-off experience. Plus, with the most up-to-date location data and global coverage, riders are able to book a ride faster and easier.

APIs used
Google Maps Android API
Google Maps Geocoding API
Google Places API for Android

Estimating insurance costs

Allstate uses Google Maps APIs to help customers estimate insurance costs by visualizing their homes with location specific information about common and costly claims. Customers who use the app are 350% more likely to get a quote.

APIs used
Google Maps Geolocation API
Google Places API
Google Static Maps API
Google Street View Image API

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