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Add Arrows Symbols on Google Maps

In this example you will learn how to add arrows symbols on google map.

Here you can view the output of the example and you can also "try it yourself" by clicking on "Live Demo" button given at the bottom.

Syntax

var lineSymbol = {  
    path: google.maps.SymbolPath.FORWARD_OPEN_ARROW  
  };  
  
  // Create the polyline and add the symbol via the 'icons' property.  
  var line = new google.maps.Polyline({  
    path: [{lat:25.396230138028827, lng:79.85009765625},   
    {lat:20.623081791311755, lng:79.85009765625}],  
    icons: [{  
      icon: lineSymbol,  
      offset: '100%'
    }],  
    map: map  
  });  

Add Arrows Symbols on Google Maps Example

<!DOCTYPE html>  
<html>  
  <head>  <!-- www.techstrikers.com -->
    <meta name="viewport" content="initial-scale=1.0, user-scalable=no">  
    <meta charset="utf-8">  
    <title>Add Arrow (Symbols)</title>  
    <style>  
      html, body {  
        height: 100%;  
        margin: 0;  
        padding: 0;  
      }  
      #map {  
        height: 99%;
        width: 99%;
      }  
    </style>  
        <script src="https://maps.googleapis.com/maps/api/js?&callback=initMap&signed_in=true" async defer>  
    </script>  
    <script>  
  
function initMap() { 
  var lat_lng = {lat: 22.08672, lng: 79.42444}; 
  var map = new google.maps.Map(document.getElementById('map'), {  
    zoom: 6,  
    center: lat_lng,  
    mapTypeId: google.maps.MapTypeId.TERRAIN  
  });  

  var lineSymbol = {  
    path: google.maps.SymbolPath.FORWARD_OPEN_ARROW  
  };  
  
  // Create the polyline and add the symbol via the 'icons' property.  
  var line = new google.maps.Polyline({  
    path: [{lat:25.396230138028827, lng:79.85009765625},   
    {lat:20.623081791311755, lng:79.85009765625}],  
    icons: [{  
      icon: lineSymbol,  
      offset: '100%'
    }],  
    map: map  
  });  

}  
  </script>  
  </head>  
  <body>  
    <div id="map"></div>  
  </body>  
</html> 

Above example will produce following output