Google Maps updated with faster access to navigation, route and traffic overview


Google has just released an update to Google Maps for iOS with faster access to navigation, Arabic and Hebrew support and a new Tips and Tricks section in the side menu.

Here are the release notes:

– Faster access to navigation, complete with route and traffic overview
– Tips and Tricks available in the side menu
– Arabic and Hebrew now supported, including voice guidance in navigation, where available
– Bug fixes

The Tips and Tricks section is just a link to a web page on Google’s website aimed at helping new users discover and search place, customise maps and download maps for offline use.


If the app hasn’t been automatically updated, you can download the update via the Updates tab in the App Store app or use the direct download link below.

Download link:

Google Maps for iOS – free