googleway: Accesses Google Maps APIs to Retrieve Data and Plot Maps

Provides a mechanism to plot a 'Google Map' from 'R' and overlay it with shapes and markers. Also provides access to 'Google Maps' APIs, including places, directions, roads, distances, geocoding, elevation and timezone.

Version: 2.7.8
Depends: R (≥ 2.10.0)
Imports: jsonlite (≥ 0.9.20), curl, htmlwidgets, htmltools, magrittr, shiny, jpeg, utils, jqr, viridisLite, scales, grDevices, googlePolylines (≥ 0.7.1)
Suggests: knitr, rmarkdown, testthat
Published: 2023-08-22
DOI: 10.32614/CRAN.package.googleway
Author: David Cooley [aut, cre], Paulo Barcelos [ctb] (Author of c++ decode_pl), Rstudio [ctb] (Functions written for the Leaflet pacakge)
Maintainer: David Cooley <dcooley at>
License: MIT + file LICENSE
NeedsCompilation: no
CRAN checks: googleway results


Reference manual: googleway.pdf
Vignettes: Googleway Vignette


Package source: googleway_2.7.8.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): googleway_2.7.8.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): googleway_2.7.8.tgz, r-release (x86_64): googleway_2.7.8.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): googleway_2.7.8.tgz
Old sources: googleway archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse imports: googletraffic, rStrava
Reverse suggests: mapdeck


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