Yandex.Maps homepage

  • To find a place or organization, use the search bar.

    The search bar is located on the slide-out panel in the upper left part of the screen.

    Click Collapse or Expand to collapse or expand the panel, respectively.

  • To set a route, click Routes on the slide-out panel to the right of the search bar.
  • To see information about a place or build a route, select a point on the map:
    • Right click on the point. This opens a menu where you can select one of the items:
      • What's here — opens a place card and simultaneously marks the place (the type of marker depends on the type of place). For example: .
      • The geographical coordinates of the point are also displayed here.
      • Route to herebuilds a route to the map item
      • Route from herebuilds a route from the map item.
    • Left click on the point. This opens a panel where you can select:
      • The point name — opens a place card and simultaneously marks the place (the type of marker depends on the type of place). For example:
      • Routebuilds a route to the map item.
      • (panorama preview) — shows the panorama of a place (if available).
      • Search nearby — opens the quick search bar where you can select a certain place category to enable the search of places in this category near the point.
  • To view a place, click on the map and drag the map in the appropriate direction with the mouse.

  • To perform other operations, click the appropriate button:

    Current location determines the user's location
    Zoom in and Zoom out change the map scale
    Traffic conditions shows traffic jams and road events

    Street panoramas and photos

    opens the menu: Panoramas / Photos

    Moving transport

    enables the display of moving vehicles within the visible map area
    Layers. Opens the menu:
    Map - Satellite - Hybrid: changes the map type.
    opens the list of saved locations, i.e., your favorite places on the map
    shows places where you can park a car
    Ruler activates distance measurement
    Print lets you print a map

    Log in

    opens theuser authorizationform

    after you log in, your picture will be displayed on the button; clicking on it opens the menu described below

    opens the menu:
    share your map link
    report an error on the map
    add an organization
    Yandex Map Editor opens the Yandex Map Editor
    Metro opens Yandex.Metro
    My maps opens the Map Constructor (where you can build your own map)
    Help opens the Help for Yandex.Maps
    user's profile picture ─ opens the menu:
    My places opens the list of saved locations, i.e., your favorite places on the map
    My reviews opens your reviews page in various Yandex services
    My maps opens the Map Constructor (contains a list of your maps and allows you to build new maps)
    Clear history deletes your searches and routes

    (in Yandex.Maps and mobile apps, such as Yandex.Navigator, Yandex.Transport, and Yandex.Maps)

    Settings opens the pages with your Yandex account settings (interface language, location, etc.)
    Passport opens your Yandex account page; for more information, see Your account
    Log out disables your service authorization
    Add account opens the authorization page; for more information, see Log in to Yandex