Click the project drop-down and select or create the project for which you want to add an API key.
Click the menu button and select APIs & Services > Credentials.
On the Credentials page, click Create credentials > API key.
How much does a Google Maps API key cost?
You'll require a valid API key and a Google Cloud Platform billing account to access the core product. Upon enabling billing, you will get access to a free $200 monthly usage to use Maps, Routes and other Places products. The latest billing will cost you $0.50 USD / 1000 additional requests, up to 100,000 daily.
Can I use Google Maps on my website for free?
Like most other services from Google also Google Maps is for free. This counts as well for the embedment of the Google Maps in one's own website. However, there is a small catch. Google Support has now decided that the use of Google Maps APIs is only free up to a traffic of 25.000 users per day.
Does Google Maps API cost?
How much does it cost to use the Google Maps Platform? See the Pricing Sheet for an overview of cost per API. If your application generates requests or map load volumes below the complimentary $200 per month usage, your usage is free. Usage that exceeds the $200 monthly credit will be charged to your billing account.
Can I use Google Translate API for free?
The Google Translate API is not free. Its pricing is based off monthly usage in terms of millions of characters. It costs $20 per 1 million characters for translation or language detection.
How can I get a free Google API?
First, you need to have a Google account Recovery and be logged in to it, of course. Then, open https://developers.google.com/maps/gmp-get-started#api-key. Google lets you make 1000 API requests per key for free.