Waze now lets you plan trips on desktop and ‘send to app’

Millions of Waze users plan their trips on the desktop Live Map. Now Waze is letting them send trips to the app version with a single click.

Waze Save To App goes live

After discovering that millions of Waze users plan trips using the desktop Live Map, the navigation app now lets you save and send trip plans direct to the smartphone app with a single click.

The functionality works on both Android and iOS devices.

Waze says the new functionality simplifies things for users, allowing them to find the best route and time to leave before getting into their car.

Once the trip is sent, users will receive time-to-leave notifications based on real-time traffic data – so they’ll be alerted to leave earlier if traffic is heavy.

Route navigation can also be quick-started with one click.

Waze product manager Yael Schwartzberg says the platform becomes the first in the industry to “bring their whole planned drive directly to their app at the click of a button.

“With many people stuck in front of their computer at home as a result of the Covid-19 outbreak, we’re now giving them a way to make the most of this setup and hit the road as easily as possible once it’s time to leave.”

How to use Waze Live Map Save To App

  • Visit Waze Live Map
  • Enter route
  • Enter desired arrival time
  • Click ‘save to app’
  • Planned drive appears on the Waze smartphone app


Waze reports huge fall in miles driven due to coronavirus

Waze and Google Maps now in Apple CarPlay

FordPass connected car smartphone app is now free

Related Articles

Richard Aucockhttps://www.motoringresearch.com/
I'm director at Motoring Research. I run a bit, cycle a bit, have a huge love for the automotive industry.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here


Explained: changes to the driving theory test

From 28 September 2020, the driving theory test will include multiple-choice questions based on a video. Here's what you need to know.

New 2021 Vauxhall Mokka news, prices, specs and release date

The new Vauxhall Mokka is on sale now with first deliveries beginning in April 2021. There is also a new Mokka-e EV with a 201-mile range

Positive Covid tests sees Porsche pull drivers from 24-hour race

Porsche is sending no drivers from the 2020 Le Mans 24 Hours to the upcoming Nurburgring 24-hour race due to three positive Covid tests

New 2021 Volkswagen Golf GTI and GTE news, prices and specs

The eighth generation Volkswagen Golf GTI is priced from £33,460; VW is also launching a plug-in hybrid Golf GTI alongside it