Google Maps Platform
All the information you need to bring the real world to your web and mobile apps with
Google Maps Platform SDKs and APIs for Maps, Routes, and Places.
SDKs and APIs
Bring the real world to your users with dynamic maps for the web and mobile.
Display a static map on your website.
Street view imagery
Add 360° Street View imagery to your apps.
Get the elevation of one or a series of locations.
Performance optimized version of the Directions API and Distance Matrix API, with additional features.
Identify nearby roads using coordinates.
Provide directions for multiple transportation modes, featuring real-time traffic information.
Calculate travel times and distances for multiple origins and destinations.
Places API & SDKs
Integrate Google’s Place details, search, and autocomplete into your apps.
Convert coordinates into addresses and addresses into coordinates.
Get an approximate device location using nearby cell towers and WiFi nodes.
Validate an address and its components.
Determine the time zone for a set of coordinates.
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