How to Book a Cab from Google Maps?

By Deepak Saxena March 2, 2017 How To

Google Maps is one of the best navigation app you can find for free. In the recent update of Google Maps, now you can find real time traffic on the selected route that helps you find fastest route to your destination. With Google Maps now you can even book cabs from the app itself. Yes, google Map now allows you to book a cab for the destination you are looking for. Let us find out how you can book a cab to the destination you are going from google Maps itself.

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1. Open google Maps on your smartphone and search for the destination you want to go. You can choose your location as start location or any other location.


2. Now tap on the Person holding bag on the top right if you are not able to see this option you can swipe right.


3. When you will tap on this icon you will see the list of cab booking applications installed on your phone at the bottom.


4. You can choose your preferences and then tap on Request. Next you will be asked for the permission to link your account with google Maps.


5. Once you will grant permission it will ask you to agree terms and conditions.


6. Tap on Link to continue. Now you have to choose payment option and need to confirm pickup location and then you will get a cab booking confirmation alert.


So this is how now you do not need to navigate to different applications to find a route and to book a cab. Google play is one stop solution to book cabs and to find fastest routes.

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Deepak Saxena

"Deepak Saxena is a writer and blogger for The Phone Support. He loves to explore hidden features of the devices around him. Many of his articles are helpful to troubleshoot tech relates issues. Being a technical writer he keeps an eye on emerging technical trends and new features or updates releasing on daily basis. His articles are well to do for both tech savvy and non tech savvy audience."