Learn how to search the map, and view information about locations and places.
Find a locationFind a location
Maps helps you find specific locations and businesses.
Select Menu > Maps and Search.
Enter search words, such as a street address or postcode. To clear the search field, select Clear.
In the list of proposed matches, go to the desired item. To display the location on the map, select Map.
To view the other locations of the search result list on the map, scroll up or down.
|Return to the list of proposed matches|
|Search for different types of nearby places|
Select Browse categories and a category, such as shopping, accommodation, or transport.
If no search results are found, ensure the spelling of your search terms is correct. Problems with your internet connection may also affect results when searching online.
To avoid data transfer costs, you can also get search results without an active internet connection, if you have maps of the searched area stored on your device.
View location detailsView location details
View more information about a specific location or place, such as a hotel or restaurant, if available.
Select Menu > Maps and My position.
|View the details of a place|
Select a place, press the scroll key, and select Show details.