How Do You Get Walking Directions From One Place to Another?

To get walking directions from one place to another, visit or, click Get Directions, enter a starting point and destination, and select the walking figure as the choice of transport. Press Get Directions on MapQuest to view the route highlighted on the interactive map and see step-by-step directions.

MapQuest also offers the chance to add one or more stops along the route by clicking Add Stop before pressing Get Directions. If MapQuest offers a choice of routes, click Choose Your Route and select View Route Directions in the panel beside the map to view step-by-step directions.

Google Maps highlights the route on its map as soon as you finish entering the destination. The site offers a choice of routes, showing the mileage and duration for each. Choose a route and click Details in the side panel to view step-by-step directions.