Fast, Dynamic Translation

Google Translate API provides a simple programmatic interface for translating an arbitrary string into any supported language. Translate API is highly responsive, so websites and applications can integrate with Translate API for fast, dynamic translation of source text from the source language to a target language (e.g., French to English). Language detection is also available In cases where the source language is unknown.

Translate Many Languages

Translate API supports more than ninety different languages, from Afrikaans to Zulu. Used in combination, this enables translation between thousands of language pairs.

Language Detection

Sometimes you don’t know your source text language in advance. For example, user generated content might not contain a language code. Translate API can automatically identify languages with high accuracy.

Simple Integration

Translate API is an easy to use Google REST API. You don’t have to extract text from your document, just send it HTML documents and get back translated text.

Highly Scalable

Translate API can seamlessly scale with almost any volume. We provide a generous daily quota and allow you to set limits below that amount. If a higher quota is needed, you can simply request an increase.

High Quality Translations

Translate API provides high quality translations that push the boundary of Machine Translation. The underlying technology is updated constantly to seamlessly improve translations and introduce new languages and language pairs. Try it and see:



Google Translate API Features

Dynamically translate between thousands of available language pairs

Programmatic Access
Get started with the Translate API in your language of choice at Translate API Client Libraries .
Text Translation
Translate API supports more than 90 languages and thousands of language pairs. You can send in HTML and receive HTML with translated text back. You don't need to extract your source text or reassemble the translated content.
Language Detection
Detect a document’s language and translate it using a RESTful API.
Continuous Updates
Behind the scenes, Translate API is learning from logs analysis and human translation examples. Existing language pairs improve and new language pairs come online at no additional cost.
Adjustable Quota
Easily increase your quota from 2M characters per day to 50M per day or request a higher quota.
Affordable, Easy Pricing
Translate API pricing is based on millions of characters sent. Our pricing schedule is easy to understand and very affordable.

Google Translate API Pricing

Google Translate API pricing is based on usage. Translation usage is calculated in millions of characters. You are billed per character, so you pay only for what you use.

Translation Service Cost (USD)
Text Translation $20 per million characters
Language detection $20 per million characters