Convert Google Maps to GPX

Follow these steps on a computer to convert a Google Maps route into a GPX file. You can then use the GPX file to import into whatever map app you’d prefer that accepts the import of GPX files.

  1. Create your route in Google Maps

  2. Get the share link to your Google Maps route
    Open the menu > select Share or embed map > Copy the share link

  3. Go to, paste your share link, and click the Let’s Go button to generate a GPX file of your Google Maps route
  4. Make a small donation to say thanks to the creator of this free Google Maps to GPX file converter