The Navigation SDK for Android allows rideshare providers to improve and differentiate their driver's experience by integrating Google Maps turn-by-turn navigation into their ridesharing app. The SDK allows you to customize the user interface with branding, custom controls, and time-sensitive trip information.


  • Shorter trip time due to efficient routing.
  • Improved ETA accuracy.
  • Journey sharing.
  • Speed alerts.
  • Custom markers and branding.
  • Choice of either faster or shorter route.
  • Arrive on the correct side of the road.
  • Two-wheeled and Taxi routes.
  • Road restrictions.
  • Provides data (for example, vehicle location, ETA, and distance remaining) for analysis.