How to Enable Maps to Show Rides from Ride Booking Apps on iPhone

Maps have enormously improved in recent times. And with iOS 11, it has gotten even smarter. Case in point, you can now enable Maps to show rides from ride-booking apps on your iPhone and iPad. This new feature would help you quickly book your ride right from the navigation app.

How to Enable Maps to Show Rides on iPhone and iPad

Step #1. Launch Settings on your iOS device.

Tap on Settings in iOS 11 on iPhone

Step #2. Next, you need to scroll down and tap on Maps.

Tap on Maps in iOS 11 Settings on iPhone

Step #3. Now, turn on the switch next to Show Rides from New Apps.

Enable Maps to Show Rides from New Apps on iPhone and iPadFrom now onwards, Maps will show you rides from your favorite apps.

Open Maps App → Enter your Origin and Destination → Tap on Ride.

Show Rides from New Apps in iOS 11 on iPhone and iPad

How to Prevent Maps from Automatically Showing Rides from New Apps on iPhone and iPad

If you ever don’t want Maps to automatically show rides from new apps, you can easily prevent it.

Step #1. Settings app on your iOS device.

Tap on Settings in iOS 11 on iPhone

Step #2. Tap on Maps.

Tap on Maps in iOS 11 Settings on iPhone

Step #3. Now, turn off the switch next to Show Rides from New Apps.

Disable Maps to Show Rides from New Apps on iPhone and iPad

Wrapping up

The stock navigation app is no longer a liability on iOS devices. With the arrival of several highly user-friendly features like the ability to let you find your parked car, check weather alerts, avoid tolls and highways, it’s become very handy now.

Of course, Google Maps may still be a few notches ahead of it regarding the accuracy, but the gap has really shrunk in recent times. Which is your favorite navigation app and why? Share your feedback in the comments below.

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