SMS and Push notifications

Push notifications are short pop-up messages that appear on your smartphone or tablet screen.

You can send Push notifications about a selected location on Yandex.Maps from your smartphone.

  1. Open Yandex.Maps in your computer's browser.


    Make sure that you logged in to Yandex.Maps on your computer and mobile device from the same account.

  2. If you are asked whether you want to allow notifications, tap Allow notifications.

  3. Click on the appropriate part of the map and select What's here in the context menu or choose your organization or other place from the search results.

    Tap on the place card.

  4. In the menu that opens, select the app that you want to send your notification to: Yandex.Navigator.

    Your notification will be sent and open in the selected app.

    Click on the message and the app will set the route from your current location to the destination you chose.

It's possible to send an SMS about a given location on Yandex.Maps even if the app from the list is not installed on your mobile device or if you want to send information to someone else:

  1. Tap Send to phone on the place card.

  2. Select Send SMS in the menu that appears.

  3. Enter the phone number in the form.

  4. Click Get and the link will be sent to the number you entered.

If you have any more questions, please refer to the Questions and answers section.