Do you often forget to remember the location where you park your car? Google Maps has finally got a right answer for it. You can now save your parking location with Google Maps on your iPhone and quickly find out the parked spot!
Once you have set a parking location with Google Maps on your iOS device, the app remembers it for 12 hours. It also allows you to download the area so that you can easily check it out even when you are offline. Let’s find out how it’s done the right way!
How to Save Parking Spot with Google Maps on iPhone and iPad
What we are going to cover in this article?
- How to Set parking location with Google Maps
- How to Download the Saved Parking Location
- How to Clear Saved Parking Location
Set Parking Location in Google Maps on iPhone and iPad
Note: You need to make sure you have the latest version of Google Maps installed on your device. (Open App Store → Updates → Google Maps and update the app)
Step #1. Launch Google Maps on your iOS device.
Step #2. Next, you need to tap on the blue location dot.
Step #3. Now, a menu will open from the bottom, tap on Set as parking location.
That’s it! The app will save the location for 12 hours.
Download the Parking Location Area in Google Maps on iPhone and iPad
You can download the set parking location area in Google Maps on your iOS device. It will be helpful in a situation when you don’t have the access to internet.
Step #1. Open Google Maps on your device.
Step #2. Tap on Saved Parking at the bottom.
Step #3. Tap on Download and confirm.
If you want to be notified when the offline areas finish downloading, tap on Turn On in the popup. (To access the downloaded offline areas, tap on the menu at the top left corner → Offline areas.)
Clear the Set Parking Location in Google Maps on iPhone or iPad
You can easily clear or remove the location which you have saved for parking.
Step #1. Open Google Maps → Saved Parking.
Step #2. Tap on Clear.
The option to save parking location is very helpful as it lets you easily find out your parked car. Make sure to use this handy feature especially when parking your vehicle at a crowded location. You can use Apple Maps to show your parked car location as well.
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