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    Google Maps Alternatives for Mac

    Google Maps is not available for Mac but there are some alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The best Mac alternative is Apple Maps, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to Google Maps and nine of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Google Maps are Marble (Free, Open Source), Modest Maps (Free, Open Source), Mapline (Freemium) and Map3 (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated May 4, 2022
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    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online
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    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
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    • Apple Watch
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    • KaiOS
    Google Maps is a basic web mapping service application and technology provided by Google. It offers street maps, a route...
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    1. Maps gives you turn-by-turn spoken directions, interactive 3D views, and Flyover. All in a vector-based interface that scales and zooms with ease.
      Apple Maps vs Google Maps opinions
      Most users think Apple Maps is a great alternative to Google Maps.
      It is only available on Apple OS. Google maps is OS independent.
      Negative comment almost 2 years ago

      Ola Its ok, maybe it doesn’t find all places but as a turn by turn navigation tool it’s fine.
      Positive comment about 1 year ago

      kayvonkamyar It is cleaner and you can even submit places to it!
      Positive comment almost 3 years ago

    2. Marble is a Virtual Globe and World Atlas that you can use to learn more about Earth: You can pan and zoom around and you can look up places and roads. A mouse click on a place label will provide the respective Wikipedia article.

    3. Modest Maps is a small, extensible, and free library for designers and developers who want to use interactive maps in their own projects. It provides a core set of features in a tight, clean package with plenty of hooks for additional functionality.
    4. Maximize the use of your Excel spreadsheet data. Make mapping the easiest. Transform Excel data into visual analysis. We lead in data simplification and presentation. We are committed to deliver the tools needed to outpace competition.
    5. Map3 is a decentralised map network that is impartial, secure and extremely robust. It is free from control, free to participate, free base map. It is built to be governed by the Map3 community where individuals and organisations can host Map3 nodes.

    6. gvSIG is a free open-source GIS project, characterized by a user-friendly interface, and capable of quickly accessing the most usual raster and vector formats. In the same view it includes local as well as remote data through a WMS, WCS or WFS.


      The app is no longer updated. Last version, 1.2.3, released in March 2011, can be still downloaded from Google Play Store.

    7. OSM-based worldwide map API and public map portal. Multi-profile directions, mapmatching, geocoding, map tiles - with easy integration, on reasonable prices.
      • FreemiumOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Chrome OS
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      Stadia Maps provides great looking maps and geographic data services. We’re here to help you grow your business, not your bills.
    8. Search, filter and map locations by travel time rather than distance with this API. When added to a location search engine it can search and display results by time and create travel time maps for users. In-depth data analysis also available.
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