Improved coverage and transit maps for HERE WeGo on Android and iOS

Jamie Stevenson
London 51° 30' 23.112" N, -0° 7' 37.956" E" E

As we strive to deliver the most comprehensive content available, it’s also vitally important to ensure that we treat you to constantly improved maps. As the latest maps update for HERE WeGo arrives hot off the press, we take a look at what’s new.

This update includes navigable coverage in Algeria and Belarus. Maps are now available for Cocos (Keeling) Island, Christmas Island, otherwise known as the Galapagos of the Indian Ocean thanks to its rich array of tropical wildlife, and Norfolk Island, in the South Pacific Ocean.


The latest update is not just about extending coverage, but also improving detail. You can now expect updated visualisations of public transit maps in Vancouver, Canada, Lisbon, Portugal, Paphos, Cyprus, Pécs, Hungary, Miskolc, Hungary.

HERE WeGo now also includes the Renfe trains connecting all major Spanish cities, as well as full national transit coverage in Netherlands, Denmark and Norway.


Updating the map data on your phone

The update is now available and you can download it by following these steps:

  1. Open HERE WeGo on your device
  2. Tap the menu icon in the top bar or swipe right from the left edge of the screen
  3. Tap ‘Download maps’ in the menu
  4. Tap the ‘Update all’ button.

After downloading your maps, restart the application to use them. If you’re not sure whether you have the latest updates, open the HERE Maps menu, tap on About and you should see next to the HERE logo.

If you want to have your say on HERE WeGo, get in touch with us through our help pages.

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