The Roadmaps view shows you a schematic of roads.

This document is about viewing road maps instead of aerial imagery. To view street maps as an overlay on top of Nearmap imagery, see the Map Overlays section.

To view road maps:

  • New MapBrowser: select Roads from the compass list.
  • MapBrowser Classic AU: Select Roadmap in the view mode located in top right hand corner.
  • MapBrowser Classic US
    1. From the Toolbar, click View
    2. Click Map.
    3. The Map Type panel opens. Click Roadmaps.
    4. Under Options, select TrafficTransit or Bicycling. To disable the overlays, select None.


  • You can have one layer visible at a time.
  • This data is sourced from Google.
  • Nearmap has no access to or control over the accuracy of this data.