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MapQuest Directions API

The MapQuest Directions API allows developers to request driving directions, which can be integrated into maps or even mobile applications. The results for the fastest, shortest, walking, biking and transit routes are all available as XML or JSON. There are also a number of additional options for intermediate locations, including optimized routing and drag routing.

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MapQuest Directions: Highlights

Summary
Driving directions service
Category
Mapping
Tags
Protocols
REST
Data Formats
XML, JSON, JSONP
API home
http://www.mapquestapi.com/directions/ 
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33 APIs by AOL

MapQuest Directions: Specifications

Functionality

Client Install Required
No  
Service Endpoint
http://www.mapquestapi.com/directions/v1

Signup and Licensing

Signup Requirements
Developer ID required  
Developer Key Required
Yes  
Account Required
 
Commercial Licensing
 
Provider
mapquest.com  
Company
AOL  
Non-Commercial Lic.
 
Data Licensing
 
Usage Fees
Community and Enterprise Editions Available  
Program Fees
 
Certification Program
 
Usage Limits
Pedestrian route is limited to 200 miles per query. 
Terms of Service
 

Security

Authentication Model
 
SSL Support
 
Read-only Without Login
 

Support

Vendor API Kits
 
Community API Kits
 
API Blog
MapQuest Developer Blog 
Site Blog
MapQuest Blog 
API Forum
MapQuest Directions Forum 
Developer Support
MapQuest Directions Service Developer's Guide 
Console URL
 

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