Avoid Tolls Using Google Maps

The fastest map route sometimes comes with a price in the form of pesky toll charges, but it doesn’t have to go that way because you don’t have to go that way. We’ll show you in 7 steps how to avoid tolls altogether and forever by changing your Google Maps route options.


step 1

Open Google Maps and choose a destination.


step 2

Press the Directions button.


step 3

Press the ... in the right-hand corner of the screen.






step 4

Select Route options from the menu.






step 5

Press the Avoid tolls slider and it will turn blue when active.






step 6

If you want to keep avoiding those tolls for all future directions, press the Remember settings slider and press the < in the top left hand corner to go back to the directions.





step 7

Now you will see a blue AVOID TOLLS bar above the map if this went right the first time. Go forth and avoid those tolls!