How to measure distance on Google Maps

Here are the steps to measure distance on Google Maps:

  1. Open Google Maps: Go to the Google Maps website on your computer or open the Google Maps app on your mobile device.
  2. Choose the starting point: Click or tap on the map to select your starting point. Alternatively, you can type in the address or location in the search bar at the top of the screen.
  3. Add the endpoint: Click or tap on the map again to add the endpoint. You can also search for the location in the search bar.
  4. Click on the “Measure Distance” option: In the Google Maps menu, click on the three horizontal lines in the top left corner to open the menu. Then, select “Measure Distance” from the options.
  5. Start measuring: Click or tap on the starting point, and then click or tap on the endpoint to create a route. You can add additional points by clicking or tapping on the map.
  6. View the distance: The total distance of the route will be displayed in both miles and kilometers in a box at the bottom of the screen. You can move the points around or add more points to adjust the route and see the updated distance.

That’s it! You now know how to measure distance on Google Maps.