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Explore the most important PTV Developer features and find the API that fits your needs: Route Optimization, Geocoding, Routing, Map Matching and more.

The variety of PTV Developers APIs come with a lot of different features for which it can be difficult to read all available release notes.

Therefore, we introduced a feature list that explains every feature of PTV Developer at a glance.

Visit the feature list and see how PTV Developer can help you.

Release of Map Matching API V1.1.0

A new version of the PTV Developer Map Matching API is now available!

You can check the new features in the list below or use the API Changes webpage for more details.

Routing API V1.1.0

  • Improvement: The street field in the location information now contains additional street numbers, if available.
  • Improvement: Added warning if there is no location information for a matched position.
  • Bugfix: The country field in the location information is now optional and no more required. THIS IS INCOMPATIBLE TO PREVIOUS VERSIONS.
  • Bugfix: The stability of requesting SEGMENT_LOCATION_DESCRIPTORS in position matching is improved.

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How to build a simple routing app

One of the first things you can do with our RESTful APIs is to implement a simple routing app: Enter two addresses, find the optimal route between these addresses and display the result on a map. In doing so you get a first impression how easy the APIs of PTV Developer could be used and what else is possible.

The new tutorial A-B Routing shows all the implementation steps, provides the complete source code and the running app for demonstration purposes. That takes just a few minutes of your time!

Release of Sequence Optimization API V1.1.0

A new version of the PTV Developer Sequence Optimization API is now available!

You can check the new features in the list below or use the API Changes webpage for more details.

Route Optimization API V1.1.0

  • Feature:  Added field ‘priority’ to transport and added query parameter ‘considerTransportPriorities’ to startOptimization to consider the priorities of the transports during optimization.
  • Documentation: Added concept for transport priorities

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Release of Route Optimization API V1.1.0

A new version of the PTV Developer Route Optimization API is now available!

You can check the new features in the list below or use the API Changes webpage for more details.

Route Optimization API V1.1.0

  • Feature: Added functionality “mixed loading prohibitions” in order to exclude combination of orders of special categories in one trip.
    Therefore added field ‘loadCategory’ to ‘Transport’ and field ‘mixedLoadingProhibitions’ to ‘PlanningRestrictions’.
  • Feature: Added functionality “transport priorities” in order to define importance of transports.
    Therefore added field ‘priority’ to ‘Transport’ and added query parameter ‘considerTransportPriorities’ to startOptimization.
  • Documentation: Added concept for mixed loading prohibitions
  • Documentation: Added concept for transport priorities.
  • Documentation: Added concept for trip sections.

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Release of Routing API V1.3.0

A new version of the PTV Developer Routing API is now available!

You can check the new features in the list below or use the API Changes webpage for more details.

Routing API V1.3.0

  • Feature: Added parameters to convert all toll prices to the selected currency. The used exchange rates are updated on a daily basis.
  • Improvement: The emission calculation does no longer require the parameter ‘averageFuelConsumption’.
  • Improvement: Additional errors and warnings are available.
  • Bugfix: Return HTTP status code 202 instead of 200 for the methods ‘startAndCreateReachableAreas’ and ‘startAndCreateReachableLocations’.
  • Bugfix: Return an empty array instead of null for the parameter ‘unreachable’ in the method ‘getReachableLocations’ when all locations are reachable.
  • Bugfix: Return a properly formatted error response when requesting an invalid parameter ‘routeId’ in the method ‘getRouteById’.

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