Area ("greenwich village")
Business ("movies," "restaurants san francisco ca," "apple inc new york")
Or if Maps guesses where you're headed while you're entering a search, tap that location in the
list below the search field.
Find the location of a contact, or of a bookmarked or recent search. Tap
Choose your view. Tap
Manually mark a location. Touch and hold the map until the dropped pin appears.
Get more info
Get info about a location. Tap a pin to display its banner, then tap . Info might include Yelp
reviews and photos, a phone number (tap to call it), a webpage link, directions, and more.
Tap Share to share the location. See
Get driving directions. Tap
choose a location or a route from the list, if available. If multiple routes appear, tap the one you
want to take. Tap Start to begin.
Hear turn-by-turn directions: (iPhone 4s or later) Tap Start.
Maps follows your progress and speaks turn-by-turn directions to your destination. To show or
hide the controls, tap the screen.
If iPhone auto-locks, Maps stays onscreen and continues to announce instructions. You can
also open another app and continue to get turn-by-turn directions. To return to Maps, tap the
banner across the top of the screen.
With turn-by-turn directions, night mode automatically adjusts the screen image for easier
viewing at night.
View turn-by-turn directions: (iPhone 4) Tap Start, then swipe left to see the next instruction.
See the route overview: Tap Overview.
View the directions as a list: Tap
Stop turn-by-turn directions: Tap End.
Get directions from your current location. Tap
walker, set your directions preference to Walking in Settings > Maps.
Get walking directions. Tap
Route. Or choose a location or a route from the list, if available. Tap Start, then swipe left to see
the next instruction.
Get public transit directions. Tap
tap Route. Or choose a location or a route from the list, if available. Download and open the
routing apps for the transit services you want to use.
Find out about traffic conditions. Tap
and red dots show stop-and-go traffic. To see an incident report, tap a marker.
Report a problem. Tap
, then choose Standard, Hybrid, or Satellite.
AirDrop, iCloud, and other ways to share
, enter the starting and ending locations, then tap Route. Or
, then tap . Enter the starting and ending locations, then tap
, then tap
. Enter the starting and ending locations, then
, then tap Show Traffic. Orange dots show slowdowns,
, then tap Report a Problem.
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