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MapQuest Open Directions API

This API is the open version of MapQuest's Directions API. It is based on OpenStreetMap data and can also provide results internationally. The service provides routing between two or more latitude/longitude points and includes driving, walking, biking and transit directions.

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MapQuest Open Directions: Highlights

Summary
Driving directions service
Category
Mapping
Tags
Protocols
REST
Data Formats
JSON, JSONP, XML
API home
http://open.mapquestapi.com/directions/ 
This is 1 of
33 APIs by AOL

MapQuest Open Directions: Specifications

Functionality

Client Install Required
No  
Service Endpoint
http://open.mapquestapi.com/directions/v0

Signup and Licensing

Signup Requirements
None  
Developer Key Required
No  
Account Required
No  
Commercial Licensing
 
Provider
mapquest.com  
Company
AOL  
Non-Commercial Lic.
Yes  
Data Licensing
Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0  
Usage Fees
 
Program Fees
 
Certification Program
 
Usage Limits
Unlimited 
Terms of Service
API 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 Open Forums 
Developer Support
MapQuest Open Directions Service Developer's Guide 
Console URL
 

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