Download free MapQuest app for Android devices

Get the MapQuest app free for your Android phone or tablet

Here's how you can download the MapQuest app free for Android devices.

1. Go to the Google Play page for the free app MapQuest.

2. Tap the Install button.

Here's a description of MapQuest:


• Absolutely FREE – There’s no trial period, subscription, or upgrade necessary. You get all these capabilities absolutely free!

• Voice-Guided/Turn-by-Turn Navigation – Your phone speaks to you, telling you when to make a turn.

• Voice Search – Speak your destination or your search, for hands-free input.

• Place Map Toolbar – Look for restaurants, coffee shops, gas stations, etc. with one 1-click.

• Auto Re-route – If you take a wrong turn, it will your route will be automatically adjusted your route to get you to your destination.

• Walking & Driving Directions – Choose to walk or drive and we’ll give you the best route either way.

• Live Traffic Flow/Incidents – Extensive coverage that’s updated every 5 minutes, to help – to keep you on time.

• Map Rotates in Orientation of Travel – So your map is easier to read (with ability the option to lock to north up).

• Save any location as a Favorite from the Details screen for easy access later.

• Touch-points - Long-press anywhere on the map to get a point you can route to.

• Gas Prices - See current gas prices for stations.

• Satellite Maps, CitySearch Reviews, and more!

• OpenStreetMap (OSM) Map Setting - User-sourced maps can provide unique local perspective and detail.

• Bug Logging for OSM – Standing in front of a new building? Report it to the community and they’ll fill in the missing pieces.

• Bug Logging for OSM – Identify trouble spots in the data for an enthusiast to update, improving the maps.

• International Maps – Automatic OSM maps for international users, so you can– allows users to take MapQuest abroad."


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