How to Change Km to Miles in Google Maps on iPhone, iPad, Mac & Apple Map App

Last Updated on Jul 1, 2020

Today I come with a new tip for beginners or unknown Google map users of iOS. The way is to change km to miles in Google Maps on iPhone, iPad. You may very familiar with the Google map app of the iPhone. But there are some the folks have no such idea how to switch distance units on Google map iOS app (kilometers to miles or mile to kilometer), Access Google map offline on iPhone, delete map history, notification settings, and much more.

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Generally, Google online mapping and all services are more powerful. We can say this from the feature of Google iOS map likely it does automatically detect distance unit as per location wise. Even though, in some cases (with buggy version) either it doesn’t work properly or some of the folks they don’t like on-screen (viewing) distance unit.

Easy Way to Change Km to Miles in Google Map on iPhone, iPad and Apple Map App

So at that time you’ve another option to change km to miles in Google map on iPhone, iPad. And the option changes Distance Units manually. Therefore, here you can learn the trick to switch or change km to miles in Google Maps on the iPhone manually. And get perfect time along with direction between two places through the car, train, cycle riding, and walking distance.

1). For Google Maps

Follow the Steps How do I change Google Maps from km to miles?

  • Step 1. Open Google Map on your iPhone or iPad
  • Step 2. Tap on the Profile icon at the top right corner of the screen (you can see at left-side in search bar)

    Google maps settings on iPhone-min

    Google maps settings on iPhone-min

  • Step 3. Touch on Settings
  • Step 4. Now tap on Distance Units

    Settings option for Google maps iPhone-min

    Settings option for Google maps iPhone-min

  • Step 5. Select an option out of given Automatic, Kilometers, and Miles.

    Change Distance Unite on iPhone Google maps app-min

    Change Distance Unite on iPhone Google maps app-min

You’re done.

2). Apple Maps App on iPhone

Follow the below steps for change Distance on Apple iPhone Maps app from Km to Miles and Miles to Km from the settings. Previously we have seen how to change the Distance Unit on Google Map App. Follow the below steps for change in the Apple Maps app.

  1. Open the Settings app on the iPhone.
  2. Scroll to Maps Option.

    Maps settings on iPhone-min

    Maps settings on iPhone-min

  3. Next, Scroll to Distance settings and Select your Prefer distance unit on your iPhone that will see on Maps App on iPhone.

    Change Distance Unit for Maps app on iphone from Settings-min

    Change Distance Unit for Maps app on iPhone from Settings-min

  4. That’s it.

3). Change Unit On Map on MacBook Mac

macOS Big Sur or Newer

1: Open the Maps app on your Mac, And Go to Maps menu > Preferences.

Maps Preferences on mac in macOS Big Sur

Maps Preferences on mac in macOS Big Sur

2: Under the Distance section, Select Kilometers or miles.

Change Distance Miles and Kilometers on macbook Mac in macOS Big sur

Change Distance Miles and Kilometers on MacBook Mac in macOS Big Sur

That’s it. 

macOS Catalina or Earlier

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In the same way, we can also change the Distance unit (Km and miles) on Map from MacBook Mac. Follow the below steps,

  1. Open the Maps app on MacBook Mac.

    Maps app on Mac-min

    Maps app on Mac

  2. Next, From Top Mac menu > Edit > Distance > Kilometers and Miles.

    Change Unit From Miles to Kilometers on MacBook Mac-min

    Change Unit From Miles to Kilometers on MacBook Mac-min

  3. That’s it.

You guys I hope that you got here exact answer on this page for how do you change the units on Google Maps distance kilometer to Mile? please share your reply in the comment!!

Jaysukh Patel is the founder of howtoisolve. Also self Professional Developer, Techno lover mainly for iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch and iOS, Jaysukh is one of responsible person in his family. Contact On: [email protected] [OR] [email protected]

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