PHP Google Places Autocomplete Example
Php 25-Sep-2021

PHP Google Places Autocomplete Example

PHP 8 google address autocompletes without showing the map. In this tutorial, you will learn how to create a google autocomplete address web app using google address APIs in PHP.

Note that, Google autocomplete address API will return address and as well as latitude, longitude, place code, state, city, country, etc. Using latitude and longitude of address, you can show markers location in google map dynamically in php.

This tutorial guide to you step by step how to implement google places autocomplete address web application without showing google maps in PHP.

For implementing the autocomplete address in php, you will have to get the key from google console app. So, just go to the link and get the google API key.

Google Places Autocomplete Example without Map

  • Step 1 – Create Index.php File
  • Step 2 – Create address.js File

Step 1 – Create Index.php File

First of all, create index.php file and add the following code into it:

<!doctype html>
<html lang="en">
<title>PHP Google Autocomplete Address Example</title>
<meta charset="utf-8">
<meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1, shrink-to-fit=no">
<link rel="stylesheet" href="" integrity="sha384-ggOyR0iXCbMQv3Xipma34MD+dH/1fQ784/j6cY/iJTQUOhcWr7x9JvoRxT2MZw1T" crossorigin="anonymous">
<script src="" integrity="sha256-WpOohJOqMqqyKL9FccASB9O0KwACQJpFTUBLTYOVvVU="crossorigin="anonymous"></script>
<div class="container mt-5">
<div class="row">
<div class="col-xl-6 col-lg-6 col-md-8 col-sm-12 col-12 m-auto">
<div class="card shadow">
<div class="card-header bg-primary">
<h5 class="card-title text-white">PHP Google Autocomplete Address</h5>
<div class="card-body">
<div class="form-group">
<label for="autocomplete"> Location/City/Address </label>
<input type="text" name="autocomplete" id="autocomplete" class="form-control" placeholder="Select Location">
<div class="form-group" id="lat_area">
<label for="latitude"> Latitude </label>
<input type="text" name="latitude" id="latitude" class="form-control">
<div class="form-group" id="long_area">
<label for="latitude"> Longitude </label>
<input type="text" name="longitude" id="longitude" class="form-control">
<script src="" integrity="sha384-JjSmVgyd0p3pXB1rRibZUAYoIIy6OrQ6VrjIEaFf/nJGzIxFDsf4x0xIM+B07jRM" crossorigin="anonymous"></script>
<script src="" type="text/javascript"></script>
<script src="/address.js"></script>

Note that, the following script will need to add in index.php file:

<script src="" type="text/javascript"></script>

Step 2 – Create address.js File

In this step, create address.js file and add the following code into:

{{-- javascript code --}}
$(document).ready(function() {
google.maps.event.addDomListener(window, 'load', initialize);
function initialize() {
var input = document.getElementById('autocomplete');
var autocomplete = new google.maps.places.Autocomplete(input);
autocomplete.addListener('place_changed', function() {
var place = autocomplete.getPlace();
// --------- show lat and long ---------------


In this tutorial, you will learn how to create google autocomplete address without showing map in PHP.