Features of Yahoo! MAP
・Equipped with dedicated map functions according to themes such as "Ramen map" and "EV charging spot map".
・Congestion forecast: You can see where it is crowded with the congestion radar. You can also see how busy facilities such as supermarkets and shopping centers are, and how crowded trains are.
・Easy-to-understand navigation: Turn-by-turn navigation is used for driving, cycling, and walking. You can reach your destination without hesitation.
・One-tap nearby search: Covers 4,600 chains nationwide and approximately 800,000 chain stores.
■ Display only the information according to the application. Easy-to-read dedicated map
・"EV charging spot map" shows information such as charges and charging types of facilities where electric vehicles (EV) can be charged.
・"Ramen map" allows you to search for a bowl of ramen from all over the country.
■ You can check the degree of congestion in areas and around terminal stations with the "Congestion Radar"
・You can check the congestion status from 20 minutes ago to 24 hours and 20 minutes ago. By tapping the play button, you can play back the congestion situation as an animation.
■ Know when the area around the facility is likely to be crowded
・The degree of congestion for each day of the week and hour is displayed in a graph.
・You can see how crowded it is now compared to usual.
・We are gradually expanding the target facilities, including retail stores and large-scale facilities. Please use it as a reference for actions to avoid congestion.
■ Know how crowded trains are
・In the route search result list, the icon of the busiest station section in the route is displayed.
・On the detailed screen of the search results, the degree of congestion is displayed for each station section.
*Displays 114 routes centering on Tokyo, Nagoya, and Osaka.
■"Route search" selectable by car, walking, public transportation, or bicycle
・From the facility search results, search for a route to your destination with a single tap.
・Displays routes for four modes of transportation: car, walking, public transportation, and bicycle. You can also know when to transfer or transfer.
・You can quickly switch the route you want to use by pressing the "quick/easy/cheap" button, which indicates the order of earliest arrival time, least number of transfers, and lowest fare.
・You can also check the transit station and boarding position to the destination.
・ You can search for three types of car routes: "Recommended", "Highway priority", and "General priority".
・Rain cloud radar can be superimposed on the route of walking or cycling to check the state of rain clouds up to 6 hours ahead.
Simple and easy-to-understand "navigation" by car, on foot, or by bicycle
・Turn-by-turn navigation guides you through car, walking, and bicycle routes.
- The route line drawn on the map, the guidance panel at the top of the screen such as "Turn right at ◯◯", "Turn right at ◯◯", etc., and the direction of travel will be guided to the destination in an easy-to-understand manner.
・Even if you get off the road, the auto-reroute function automatically searches for a new road, so you can proceed with confidence.
・Car navigation searches for routes that consider traffic jams and road closures, and provides illustrations of entrances, junctions, and major intersections in ordinance-designated cities.
■"Search nearby" where you can find shops that can be reached immediately from here
・Tap the icon (facility category) at the bottom of the map screen to display a list of nearby shops with a map and photos.
・You can compare the store name, photo, gourmet genre, and topicality of the store found in the surrounding search at the same time as the map, making it easy to find a store that you can go to immediately.
・On the store details screen, you can check more detailed information such as the store address, phone number, business hours, coupons and reviews.
・ Tap the "Search in this area" button that appears when you scroll the map to search for nearby shops again. You can easily search for shops in the area you are going to.
■Register information you want to see later in "Registered spots"
・ You can save interesting shops, outing articles, and event information in "Registered Spots".
・Facilities registered in "Registered spots" are displayed as icons on the map.
* Only "Facilities" can be displayed on the map, and "Articles" and "Event Information" cannot be displayed.
・You can write your own information with the memo function.
・Information saved on a computer can also be viewed in the app.
*You must be logged in with your Yahoo! JAPAN ID to use this service.
■"Rain cloud radar" shows the movement of rain clouds up to 6 hours ahead
- Equipped with a rain cloud radar that supports "high-resolution precipitation nowcast", and displays the movement of rain clouds all over the country in high definition. You can see the movement of rain clouds and the amount of precipitation up to 6 hours ahead.
*You must be logged in with your Yahoo! JAPAN ID to use this service.
■You can check your current location in the premises of Shinjuku Station, etc.
・You can find out your exact location at Shinjuku Station, Shibuya Station, Tokyo Station, Osaka Station, or at LaLaport TOKYO-BAY.
*You can check your current location from outside the ticket gate.
*Equipped with an indoor positioning function using geomagnetism provided by IndoorAtlas.
■ You can check the safety of your neighborhood with the "Security Map"
・Information related to crime prevention is displayed on the map with 9 types of icons. Tap the icon to see detailed information.
・When new information is added around your home or current location, you will be notified by push notification. It also helps avoid immediate dangers.
*The icon indicates the approximate location and does not indicate the pinpoint location of the occurrence.
* Information source: Japan Suspicious Person Information Center (Information registered after February 19, 2018 is posted)
■ A clear, easy-to-read map design perfect for walking around town
・The text is large and clear, and the expressions of roads and buildings are simple, so you can easily find the information you want.
・Information necessary when actually walking, such as facilities with conspicuous signboards and entrances and exits of subways, is substantial.
・Since the type of shop is represented by the design of the symbol, you can intuitively know what kind of facilities are around.
■Other convenient functions
・Illustrations of famous landmarks.
・If you search for "PayPay", stores that support PayPay payment will be displayed.
・Aerial photos that are fun just to look at
・Easy-to-read railway route map with color-coded subway lines
・Indoor maps that show your current location even in complex terminal stations (Shinjuku Station, Shibuya Station, Tokyo Station) and underground malls
・Detailed map showing house numbers and one-way streets
・Online reservations for hotels, restaurants, and hospitals are possible. *Scheduled to expand at any time, mainly in the Tokyo metropolitan area
・In the parking lot search, the fullness information is displayed in real time.
・I want to find the nearest ATM, bank, or post office from my current location.
・When you miss the last train, you want to find a nearby hotel or internet cafe.
・ I want to check coupon information for nearby restaurants and shops.
■Current location information
About indoor current location
Android 6.0 or higher
*Some models may not work properly.
・ Special agreement on usage environment information (https://location.yahoo.co.jp/mobile-signal/map/terms.html)
・Software guidelines (https://about.yahoo.co.jp/common/terms/chapter1/#cf5th)
Rain cloud radar notification and route guidance function use GPS in the background, so it may consume more battery than usual.