Step 1: Open Google Maps in the web browser on you computer.
Step 2: Zoom into the starting point and then right click on it.
Step 3: After this, select ‘Measure’ distance from the drip down menu.
Step 4: Once done, then click on the second location you want to measure the distance too. In case you want to measure the distance between multiple points then you can click on all those locations.
Step 5: After this, you have to drag a point to adjust it in order to map the distance. As soon as you will drag the point you will notice that the Google Maps will show you the distance between the locations at the bottom of the page.
On the smartphone
You can perform the same task even on your Android or iOS smartphone. However, the process is slightly different when you do it on a smartphone. Just follow the below mentioned steps and it will be done.
Step 1: Open the Google Maps app.
Step 2: Now locate the first point and mark it with a red pin.
Step 3: After this, at the bottom of the map tap the name of the place.
Step 4: Now from the pop-up menu select the Measure distance.
Step 5: Then you have to drag the map so that the black circle is on the next point you want to add.
Step 6: You can add multiple point in the app also by clicking on Add + option.
Step 7: After doing this you will now notice the total distance in miles or kilometers displayed at the bottom.