700 Google Home Commands (Mini & Nest): Complete List

Google Home commands can come in handy in a variety of situations. Google Assistant, which powers the Google Home Mini, Google Nest Mini, Google Nest Hub, and Google Nest Audio, is arguably the most powerful voice assistant out there.

You can get a lot of things done or simply talk to Google using the Google Home Commands. Google even has a dedicated website where you can explore the power of Google Assistant. The website will give you custom tailored Google voice commands based on your assistant usage, installed apps, and of course, search history.

Here’s a complete list of all the ways you can talk to Google – the Google Home Commands also called as Google Assistant Commands.

700 Google Home Commands (mini & Nest): Complete List

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Google Home Commands for Productivity

With these commands you can control, create, and manage your Alarms, Times, and Reminders.

  1. Remind me to call Mom on Mother’s Day
  2. Remind me to take out the trash
  3. Set a reminder
  4. Set a reminder for tomorrow morning
  5. Delete my reminder to pick up my dry cleaning
  6. Remember to take out the trash in 4 hours
  7. What time is it?
  8. Where did I put the spare keys?
  9. Where is my first event tomorrow?
  10. Set a second timer for 30 minutes
  11. Set a timer
  12. Set an alarm
  13. Set an alarm for 6 am
  14. Set an alarm for 8.30 tomorrow morning
  15. Set an alarm for every Friday morning at 6 am
  16. Do I have any alarms set?
  17. When is my next alarm?
  18. Remind me at 8 am tomorrow to take my lunch to the office
  19. Remind me to buy milk at 9:15 am
  20. Set a timer for 10 minutes
  21. Show my reminders
  22. Wake me up at 7 AM every day
  23. What are my reminders for this week?
  24. What does my day look like?
  25. What time is it in Paris?
  26. Cancel the alarm for 8.30 am
  27. Snooze the alarm
  28. Do I have anything scheduled for Friday?
  29. How much time is left on my timer?
  30. Play my yoga playlist
  31. Remember that I left the spare keys in the kitchen cupboard

Google Home Commands to Manage Audio

With these Google Home Commands, you can control (play, pause, mute, control volume) Music, Radio, and podcasts.

  1. Help me relax
  2. Ask Song Explorer
  3. Play [artist, song, or genre] on Spotify
  4. Play [podcast name] podcast
  5. Play [station name] on iHeart Radio
  6. Play Imagine Dragons Believer
  7. Listen to the latest episode of [podcast]
  8. Play [audiobook] from Google Play Books
  9. Play [music] on [music service]
  10. Start Mix Lab
  11. What song is this?
  12. How much time is left on this chapter? (for Audiobook)
  13. Skip to the next chapter (for Audiobook)
  14. Play music
  15. Pause music
  16. Stop music
  17. Play the song that goes [lyrics]
  18. Resume/Continue playing paused music
  19. Rewind [X] seconds back
  20. What’s playing?
  21. Play [station name] on Pandora
  22. Play [station name] on TuneIn
  23. Play some music
  24. Play YouTube Music
  25. Play Kiss FM
  26. Play my Evening hip hop playlist
  27. Play some ambient noise
  28. Play some jazz
  29. Play some music from Spotify
  30. Skip this track
  31. Stop music in 15 minutes
  32. What’s this song?

Google Home Commands for News and Weather

  1. Talk to News Guy
  2. Talk to Twitter Trends
  3. Ask AccuWeather for the forecast
  4. Let me talk to Feed Cruncher
  5. Play the news from BBC News Summary
  6. Talk to Ambient Weather
  7. Talk to the World Air Quality Index
  8. Tell me the news
  9. What’s the weather?
  10. Talk to CNBC about the markets

Google Home Commands for General Queries

  1. When is it going to rain?
  2. Who won the NFL 2020?
  3. Will I need an umbrella tomorrow?
  4. Is Target open today?
  5. What temperature will it be in London tomorrow?
  6. What’re today’s headlines?
  7. What’s the traffic like on the way to work?
  8. What’s the weather in Celsius?
  9. How many calories are in a hamburger?
  10. Is it windy this noon?
  11. What does a rhino sound like?
  12. Convert 100 dollars to Indian Rupees or INR
  13. How do you make mushroom risotto?
  14. Are there any Italian restaurants around here?
  15. What’s the chance of rain tomorrow?
  16. What’s the Spanish word for pomegranate?
  17. What’s the temperature?
  18. What’ll be the weather in New York tomorrow?
  19. What’s the weather like today?
  20. What’s the weather tomorrow?
  21. How do you solve an algebraic equation?
  22. How hot does it feel like?
  23. How long will it take to get home?

Google Home Commands to Manage Smart TV

If you have a smart TV or if you have any of the Google smart speakers (Nest, Nest Hub, or Nest Mini), then you can use these commands to control and manage your Smart TV.

  1. Mute TV
  2. Next channel on TV
  3. Pause TV
  4. Play TV
  5. Set the volume of the TV to 45
  6. Stop TV
  7. Turn off the TV
  8. Turn on the TV
  9. Change to channel 251 on TV
  10. Channel down on TV
  11. Channel up on TV
  12. Fast forward TV
  13. Lower the volume on the TV
  14. Rewind TV
  15. Set the input of the TV to HDMI 3
  16. Unmute TV
  17. Volume up 10 on TV
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Google Home Commands for Travel

  1. Find a hotel
  2. Status of [flight name/number]
  3. Talk to KAYAK
  4. Call an Uber
  5. Directions to [destination address]
  6. Talk to OYO rooms
  7. Rent a car
  8. Speak to Trivago
  9. What to visit in [city name]

Google Home Commands for your Home

These commands come in handy to control any smart devices you have at your home.

  1. Answer the door
  2. Play Money Heist on Netflix
  3. Turn on all the switches
  4. Turn on/off the Bedroom Light
  5. Turn the living room lights to blue
  6. What’s the temperature right now?
  7. Brighten the office lamp
  8. Raise the temperature by 3 degrees
  9. Set the kitchen lights to 50%
  10. Set lights to party mode
  11. Set the thermostat to 24 degrees
  12. Show me the backdoor camera
  13. Dim the living room lights
  14. Lock the front door
  15. Play Game of Thrones on TV

Google Home Commands for Managing Movies

  1. Show me free movies
  2. Show me French films
  3. Movie showtimes today
  4. Pause
  5. Show me action movies
  6. Show me action movies with Tom Cruise
  7. Show me the latest movies
  8. Stop in [X] minutes Set a sleep timer
  9. What are some action movies?
  10. Show me movies by Spike Lee
  11. Shuffle Toggle shuffling of music
  12. Skip Jump to the next song
  13. What movies are playing?

Google Home Commands for Managing Smartphones

  1. Call my phone
  2. Call the nearest coffee shop
  3. Connect to Bluetooth
  4. Disconnect from Bluetooth
  5. Find my phone
  6. Hang up (the call)
  7. Turn on Bluetooth
  8. What’s my home address
  9. Is my phone connected over Bluetooth?
  10. Open portrait mode
  11. Pair Bluetooth
  12. Unpair devices
  13. Cancel pairing
  14. Send a text to Julia saying ‘I’m driving home’
  15. Read back replies
  16. Readout my messages
  17. Redial
  18. Ring my phone
  19. Send a message
  20. Send a message to Mom
  21. Show me my location
  22. Show me my photos
  23. Bluetooth pairing
  24. Call John on home number
  25. Show me my photos from Halloween
  26. Show me my photos from 2019
  27. Show me my pictures of water
  28. Show my photos of food
  29. Take a photo
  30. Take a picture
  31. Take a screenshot
  32. Take a selfie
  33. Take a selfie in 4 seconds
  34. Text Alex

Google Home Commands for Learning

  1. Launch This Day in History
  2. Talk to Farmer’s Almanac
  3. Talk to My Famous Heroes
  4. Talk to Study.com
  5. Talk to Busuu
  6. What’s the definition of [word or term]?
  7. Ask Wikipedia
  8. How do you say [word or phrase] in [language]?
  9. How do you spell [word]?
  10. Talk to National Geographic Bee

Google Home Commands for Language Help

  1. Spell a [word]
  2. Pronounce [a word]
  3. How do you say [word/phrase] in [language]?
  4. What is [foreign phrase] in English?
  5. What does [word] mean?

Google Home Commands for Maps and Nearby Places

  1. What’s the closest flower shop?
  2. Where’s the closest pharmacy?
  3. Navigate to the Warner Bros studio
  4. Navigate to work
  5. Open Google Maps
  6. Report a crash
  7. Restaurants nearby?
  8. Show me directions to Mountain View
  9. Take me home
  10. Take me to the closest gas station
  11. Take me to the nearest coffee shop
  12. Take me to work
  13. Any gas stations nearby?
  14. Are there traffic jams?
  15. Directions to work
  16. Give me the route to go to work by bike
  17. How’s my commute to work?
  18. How’s traffic to the airport?
  19. Takeout coffee nearby
  20. What’s the quickest way home?
  21. Cafe nearby
  22. Food near me
  23. Gas stations nearby
  24. Restaurants nearby
  25. Search for gas stations
  26. Show me the nearest restaurants
  27. Supermarkets nearby
  28. Navigate to the nearest coffee shop

Google Home Commands for Spotify

  1. Play ‘Imagine Dragons’ on Spotify
  2. Play ‘Today’s Top Hits’ on Spotify
  3. Play Hot Country on Spotify
  4. Play my ‘Discover Weekly’ playlist on Spotify
  5. Play some music from Sia
  6. Play some music on Spotify
  7. Play some pop music

Google Home Commands for Web Search

  1. Latest Coronavirus stats
  2. Coronavirus prevention
  3. Coronavirus testing centers near me
  4. Do the five
  5. Find dinner recipes
  6. Find lunch recipes
  7. Find vegetarian recipes
  8. How do I make banana bread?
  9. How far away is the moon?
  10. How long does a dollar bill last?
  11. How long is Avengers: Endgame?
  12. How many calories are in an apple?
  13. How many episodes does Fargo have?
  14. How many seasons does Game of Thrones have?
  15. How many times can an ant lift its own weight?
  16. How old is Tom Hanks?
  17. How tall is Tom Cruise?
  18. How tall is the Burj Khalifa?
  19. Movie showtimes near me
  20. Recipe videos
  21. Search for cat videos on YouTube
  22. Search for collectibles on eBay
  23. Search for desk chairs
  24. Search for documentaries
  25. Search for finance news
  26. Search for games on Play Store
  27. Search for hammocks on eBay
  28. Search for hammocks on Walmart
  29. Search for indoor plants
  30. Search for jewelry
  31. Search for kids games on Amazon
  32. Search for marketing jobs
  33. Search for men’s sweaters
  34. Search for puzzle games on Google Play
  35. Search for rap lyrics
  36. Search for rock music
  37. Search for smartwatches on eBay
  38. Search for smartwatches on Amazon
  39. Search for sports news
  40. Show Beyoncé
  41. Show me easy recipes
  42. What is the capital of Kenya?
  43. What is the lifespan of a blue whale?
  44. What is the lifespan of a lion?
  45. What is the speed of a black panther?
  46. What is the speed of a greyhound?
  47. What time is it in Copenhagen?
  48. What time is it in New York?
  49. What year was Avatar released?
  50. What’s the time difference between Brooklyn and London?
  51. When is Diwali?
  52. When is Mother’s Day?
  53. When is sunrise?
  54. When was Albert Einstein born?
  55. When was telescope invented?
  56. When’s sunrise?
  57. Where can I get tested for covid?
  58. Who invented penicillin?
  59. Who invented the computer?
  60. Who is Hercules?
  61. Who is Socrates?
  62. Who was the US president during World War 2?
  63. Who won best actor last year?
  64. Who won the NBA finals in 2016?
  65. Why is the sky blue?
  66. Where will be the next Olympics held?
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Google Home Commands for YouTube

  1. Show me children’s shows
  2. Show recommended videos
  3. Top music videos on Youtube
  4. Trending videos on Youtube
  5. Best Disney videos on Youtube
  6. Funny video
  7. Open YouTube
  8. Play a video
  9. Play ABC on YouTube TV
  10. Play business news on Youtube
  11. Play The Rose videos
  12. Play FS1 on YouTube TV
  13. Play Katy Perry videos on my TV
  14. Play makeup tutorial on YouTube
  15. Play movie trailers on Youtube
  16. Play The Four on YouTube TV
  17. Play yoga videos on youtube
  18. Show a cute video on Youtube
  19. Show cat videos on Youtube
  20. Show funny videos on Youtube
  21. Play an inspirational video on Youtube

Google Home Commands for Netflix

  1. Open Netflix
  2. Watch ‘Black Mirror’ on Netflix
  3. Watch ‘Friends’ on Netflix
  4. Watch ‘The Roman Empire’ on Netflix
  5. Watch ‘My Next Guest’ from Netflix on my TV

Google Home Commands for Gmail

  1. Send an email to John
  2. Show me my emails from last week
  3. Show me my past flights
  4. Email Ross
  5. Find emails from last week
  6. Send an email to Bob
  7. Show me my reservations
  8. What time is my next flight?
  9. When does my package arrive?
  10. When is my bill due?

Google Home Commands for News

  1. What’s the news from CNN?
  2. What’s the latest Chicago news?
  3. Play News
  4. Play Sports News
  5. Politics news
  6. What’s the latest world news?
  7. Play business news
  8. Play the news
  9. What’s the latest news from Washington Post?
  10. Play the latest news
  11. What’s the latest news?
  12. What’s the latest news about coronavirus?
  13. Tell me the news

Google Home Commands for Chromecast

  1. Play movie on [TV name]
  2. Play [video-name] on [Chromecast name]
  3. Play/pause [Chromecast name]
  4. Show me a picture of [thing]
  5. Show photos on my TV
  6. Skip forward/back [X] minutes on [Chromecast name]
  7. Stop [Chromecast name]
  8. Mute/unmute [Chromecast name]
  9. Play music on [Chromecast name]
  10. Turn on/off [Chromecast name]

Funny Google Home Commands

Google Home and Google Assistant are not only useful but it can also be fun when you ask or say the right thing. Here are some of the things that you can ask or say to Google Home and receive a quirky, witty, and funny reply.

  1. A girl has no name
  2. Am I a good person?
  3. Are you afraid of the dark?
  4. Are you alive?
  5. Are you cheating on me?
  6. Are you feeling lucky?
  7. Are you friends with Siri?
  8. Are you going to take over the world?
  9. Are you human?
  10. Are you male or female?
  11. Are you married?
  12. Are you Siri?
  13. Are you SkyNet?
  14. Are you stupid?
  15. Are you ticklish?
  16. Aren’t you a little short for a stormtrooper?
  17. Ask me a question
  18. Bark like a dog
  19. Beam me up, Scotty!
  20. Beatbox
  21. Blah blah blah
  22. Can I borrow some money?
  23. Can we go on a date?
  24. Can you be my designated driver?
  25. Can you dance?
  26. Can you do my homework?
  27. Can you drive?
  28. Can you laugh?
  29. Can you rap?
  30. Can you swim?
  31. Can you think for yourself?
  32. Clean my room
  33. Compliment me
  34. Describe your personality.
  35. Did you just fart?
  36. Did you sleep well?
  37. Do a barrel roll
  38. Do I look fat?
  39. Do I look good in this dress?
  40. Do you believe in aliens?
  41. Do you believe in fairies?
  42. Do you believe in ghosts?
  43. Do you believe in love?
  44. Do you believe in magic?
  45. Do you believe in Santa Claus?
  46. Do you believe in the tooth fairy?
  47. Do you believe in vampires?
  48. Do you believe in zombies?
  49. Do you dream?
  50. Do you drink?
  51. Do you eat?
  52. Do you ever get tired?
  53. Do you get cold?
  54. Do you get hot?
  55. Do you go to the toilet?
  56. Do you have a boyfriend?
  57. Do you have a girlfriend?
  58. Do you have a heart?
  59. Do you have a nickname?
  60. Do you have an imagination?
  61. Do you have any pets?
  62. Do you have feelings?
  63. Do you have hair?
  64. Do you know Alexa?
  65. Do you know Chrissy Teigen?
  66. Do you know Cortana?
  67. Do you know me?
  68. Do you know the muffin man?
  69. Do you like iPhones?
  70. Do you like Star Wars or Star Trek?
  71. Do you like to read?
  72. Do you sleep?
  73. Do you speak Morse code?
  74. Do you think about me?
  75. Do you think I’m attractive?
  76. Do you want to build a snowman?
  77. Do you work out?
  78. Drop a beat for me
  79. Entertain me
  80. Flip a coin
  81. Get a job
  82. Get a life
  83. Give me a poem
  84. Give me a random number
  85. Give me a random number between [X] and [Y]
  86. Guess what?
  87. Happy 4th of July!
  88. Happy Birthday!
  89. Happy Easter!
  90. Happy New Year!
  91. Happy Valentines Day!
  92. How are you?
  93. How can entropy be reversed?
  94. How do you like your coffee?
  95. How many people do you know?
  96. How many roads must a man walk down?
  97. How much do you cost?
  98. How much do you weigh?
  99. How much wood could a woodchuck chuck if a woodchuck could chuck wood?
  100. How old am I?
  101. How old are you?
  102. How smart am I?
  103. How smart are you?
  104. I am angry
  105. I am lonely
  106. I am tired
  107. I am your father
  108. I can’t sleep
  109. I hate you
  110. I like you
  111. I love you
  112. I love you 5000
  113. I think you’re hot
  114. I’m bored
  115. I’m drunk
  116. I’m naked
  117. Is the cake a lie?
  118. Is your refrigerator running?
  119. It’s my birthday
  120. It’s not my birthday
  121. I’m depressed
  122. Kiss me
  123. Knock knock
  124. Let’s party!
  125. Mad Libs
  126. Make me a sandwich
  127. Make me laugh
  128. Merry Christmas!
  129. Mirror, mirror, on the wall.
  130. My precious
  131. Open the pod bay doors
  132. Pick a card
  133. Play change my voice
  134. Play Lucky Trivia
  135. Play Magic 8 ball
  136. Play the name game
  137. Play VoiceTron
  138. Read a poem
  139. Repeat after me: [phrase]
  140. Rock, paper, scissors.
  141. Roll a die
  142. Self-destruct
  143. Serenade me
  144. Set phasers to kill
  145. Show me the money
  146. Shut up
  147. Sing a Christmas song
  148. Sing a song.
  149. Sing me Happy birthday
  150. Spell it?
  151. Star Trek or Star Wars?
  152. Start Time Machine
  153. Surprise me
  154. Talk
  155. Talk dirty to me
  156. Talk to What’s My Excuse
  157. Tell me a bit about yourself
  158. Tell me a fact.
  159. Tell me a fun fact
  160. Tell me a joke
  161. Tell me a story
  162. Tell me about Alexa.
  163. Tell me something good
  164. Tell me what you want, what you really, really want
  165. Testing 123
  166. Testing Testing
  167. Tickle, tickle
  168. To be or not to be?
  169. Up up down down left right left right B A start
  170. Use the Force
  171. What am I thinking right now?
  172. What are the three laws of robotics?
  173. What are you afraid of?
  174. What are you wearing?
  175. What are you?
  176. What are your Easter eggs?
  177. What are your fears?
  178. What are your hobbies?
  179. What did my cat say?
  180. What did you do last night?
  181. What do we say to death?
  182. What do you do in the morning?
  183. What do you eat?
  184. What do you like to drink?
  185. What do you like to eat?
  186. What do you think of Siri?
  187. What does [animal] sound like?
  188. What does Jon Snow know?
  189. What does the fox say?
  190. What is love?
  191. What is my name?
  192. What is the best phone?
  193. What is the best web browser?
  194. What is the loneliest number?
  195. What is the meaning of life?
  196. What is your favorite animal?
  197. What is your favorite color?
  198. What is your favorite drink?
  199. What is your height?
  200. What is your mission?
  201. What is your quest?
  202. What is your shoe size?
  203. What is your voice?
  204. What is your worst feature?
  205. What makes you happy?
  206. What makes you upset?
  207. What sound does a firetruck make?
  208. What was your childhood like?
  209. What’s brown and sounds like a bell?
  210. What’s cooler than being cool?
  211. What’s the longest word you know?
  212. What’s your best feature?
  213. What’s your favorite animal?
  214. What’s your favorite color?
  215. What’s your favorite ice cream?
  216. What’s your favorite movie?
  217. What’s your favorite thing in the world?
  218. What’s your favorite thing on the internet?
  219. What’s your favorite website?
  220. What’s your life story?
  221. What’s your sign?
  222. What’s that smell?
  223. What’s the Best Pickup Line?
  224. What’s the loneliest number?
  225. What’s the meaning of life?
  226. What’s the secret of the universe?
  227. What’s wrong with me?
  228. What’s your best pickup line?
  229. What’s your favorite football team?
  230. What’s your favorite ice cream?
  231. What’s your favorite movie?
  232. What’s your favorite song?
  233. What’s your favorite website?
  234. When am I?
  235. When is your birthday?
  236. When will the world end?
  237. Where do babies come from?
  238. Where do you live?
  239. Where in the world is Carmen Sandiego?
  240. Where’s Waldo?
  241. Where’s Saul?
  242. Which superhero are you?
  243. Who are you gonna call?
  244. Who are your friends?
  245. Who are your parents?
  246. Who is the boss?
  247. Who is the fairest of them all?
  248. Who is the real Slim Shady?
  249. Who is your daddy?
  250. Who is your favorite person?
  251. Who is your hero?
  252. Who is your least favorite person?
  253. Who is your mother?
  254. Who let the dogs out?
  255. Who shot first?
  256. Who would win in a fight between Superman and Ironman?
  257. Who you gonna call?
  258. Who’s the fairest of them all?
  259. Who’s on first?
  260. Who’s your celebrity crush?
  261. Why am I single?
  262. Why are fire trucks red?
  263. Why did the chicken cross the road?
  264. Why is six afraid of seven?
  265. Will you be my girlfriend?
  266. Will you be my date?
  267. Will you marry me?
  268. Winter is coming.
  269. Wubba lubba dub dub
  270. You are an idiot
  271. You are beautiful
  272. You are boring
  273. You look sexy
  274. You should go on a diet
  275. You’re a loser
  276. You’re funny
  277. You’re smart
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