Besides the new feature of turn-by-turn voice guide from Google Maps, it has announced an exciting update which will help you out during your journey. Uber has partnered with Google to facilitate user for booking cab right from the Google Maps rather than jumping between various apps. Google Maps has also integrated some of most popular taxi services in selected countries i.e. Ola Cabs in India, 99Taxis in Brazil, MyTaxi in Germany and Spain, Hailo in UK and Spain and Gett in UK to help commute and decide on routes.
The Google’s blog post has reported that it will be soon available in all Google devices. This feature of Uber to book cabs and taxis on the way will be coming globally. According to the details shared in recent debut in Lahore, it was said that soon Pakistan will also get this feature. Though, Uber has also been funded by Google to start this venture.
How to book Uber Cab or Taxi using Google Maps:
Google Maps have been very useful and beneficial for the tourists and common man to travel from one place to another. It also facilitates the user through its turn-by-turn voice guide which can help you out while driving or riding a bike. Google Maps have made us addicted and dependent on its services, even we can’t travel anywhere far away without activating it. Now, here comes the cab booking service integrated in Google Maps that will save your time jumping from one app to another.
Steps to book cab using Uber:
- Use Google Map to search for location
- There will a tab available for you guys to observe ride services.
- Check out the top-right taxi-cab icon and hit it. It will show you Uber and other suggestions to simply book you a cab or taxi. No need to have Uber installed.