Distance Matrix

Distance Matrix Service

The Distance Matrix returns travel distance - time for a list of origins and destinations, using the fastest route.

Main characteristics

  • Request HTTP POST (XML)
  • Response XML
  • Up to 600 input coordinates per request
  • Travel modes: driving, walking
  • Avoid toll roads
  • Service available for gruops of countries, separately

Taking into account the traffic information:

  • Fastest route for each day/hour, using traffic statistics
  • Real time traffic: use the normal route and add traffic delays, or use the fastest route with current traffic.

Taking into account the vehicle type:

  • Truck phisical characteristics: max weight, max axle weight, max height, max length, max widht.
  • Dangerous goods

 

Distance Matrix example

  A B C D E F
A 0 16 47 72 77 79
B 16 0 37 57 65 66
C 47 37 0 40 30 35
D 72 57 40 0 31 23
E 77 65 30 31 0 10
F 79 66 35 23 10 0