Where can I find a list of indoor Google Maps availability?
We have over 10,000 locations available around the world and growing. Please visit the partner list for a list of selected locations.
What does it mean to be a partner with indoor Google Maps?
As a partner, you can include your floor plans and labeled layouts of your venues in Google Maps for desktop and Android. Your visitors can see your indoor maps on their mobile devices to conveniently find points of interest in your venue.
How are indoor Google Maps useful?Indoor Google Maps create a more convenient and enjoyable visitor experience.
- Visitors can access a building’s floor plan when indoor maps are available.
- For buildings with multiple floors, visitors can switch between floors to see the respective layouts.
- The ‘blue dot’ icon in the My Location feature, much like a “You are Here” sticker, is available for indoor maps and is accurate within several meters.
- Floor plan labels help visitors easily find different stores within shopping malls, departments within retail stores, gates within airports, as well as ATMs and restrooms.
- Visitors can spend more time enjoying their experience, discover new points of interests, and avoid time spent searching for building directories.
How do visitors start using indoor Google Maps?
Desktop users can simply visit the location on the map using http://maps.google.com and your venue’s indoor plans will be displayed.
Android devices require the latest Google Maps for Android mobile application to access indoor maps. Visitors can get the current Google Maps application by visiting the Google Play Market or go to http://maps.google.com/android
Does it cost anything to become an indoor Google Maps partner?
Currently, there is no cost to include an indoor map in Google Maps for desktop and Android.
Who can contribute indoor maps to Google?
Property owners and their authorized representatives can upload floor plans and building layouts using the Google Maps Floor Plans beta tool or visit http://maps.google.com/floorplans
How often are the maps updated?
Indoor maps are updated regularly in partnership with the property owners and their authorized representatives.
When will indoor Google Maps be available for other mobile platforms?
Indoor Maps are currently available on desktop and for Android devices. Our goal is to make indoor Google Maps available to as many users as possible.