Google Maps is one of the highly used app and is installed on almost every other Android device, as it is without a doubt most useful app nowadays. Google is always busy improving and introducing new features to its applications, which makes the Google Maps now more useful as it has been added a new handy feature. The feature that is introduced in Google Maps is of sharing directions, for which you have to update your Google Maps to version 9.3 or latest.
We know sharing directions is so useful feature whenever we find someone looking for a place to get visited or to share the route with your friends when you go together on a trip, all we need to do is to share the directions to that person. So, in this article, I will guide you on how to share directions from Google Maps.
So let’s start with a stepwise guide.
Step 1: Open Google Maps
Go on and open up Google Maps on your Android device.
Step 2: Search for a location
Now search for the location on the search bar as highlighted above.
Now select your desired location as shown above.
Step 3: Share the directions
After selecting the location, tap on the Directions button as shown above.
Now tap on the overflow menu button (Three Vertical dots) as shown above.
Select the Share directions options as shown above.
Step 4: Select Your Preference to share directions
After selecting Share direction option from the overflow menu, a window will pop up asking you to choose from the apps installed on your device as shown below.
In this case, I have selected Gmail to share my directions to a recipient via E-mail as shown below. You can also use other apps from your options like in case of WhatsApp, just select the chat you want to share directions with.
All you have to do is to add the recipient E-mail Id as shown above.
After sending the E-mail, the receiver can scroll down the E-mail where he can find a link of the direction shared (as shown above) from where he can easily see the shared direction on his Google Maps app.
Congratulations! Now you know how to share directions from Google Maps. Enjoy!