Easy Way to Get Google Map API KEY for Android

1. Go to : https://console.developers.google.com/project

2. Login into your google account

3. You can create new project or user existing project


4. Select library menu,


Please enable this 9 API feature, by clicking and enable one by one :


  1. Google Maps Android API
  2. Google Maps JavaScript API
  3. Google Places API for Android
  4. Google Places API Web Service
  5. Google Maps Roads API
  6. Geocoding API
  7. Directions API
  8. Distance Matrix API
  9. Google Maps Geolocation API


If step 4 success you will see your enabled API list at dashboard page.

5. Last step is to generate API Key. Select Credentials > Create Credentials > Api Key > Select Browser Key




leave empty “Accept requests from these HTTP referrers (web sites)” and click Create



DONE, you got your API key for Google Map


If you use feature Autocomplete like this :

You must enabled Google Place API but now its not longer available, its migrate to Places SDK client, and based this article https://developers.google.com/places/android-sdk/usage-and-billing you must enable billing to use Autocomplete Places.

Here how to enable billing to you google cloud console account https://cloud.google.com/billing/docs/how-to/manage-billing-account




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