Matrix Route Request (Traffic or Not?)

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Matrix Route Request (Traffic or Not?)

Hello,

When making a matrix route request, http://www.mapquestapi.com/directions/v2/routematrix, where timeType=0 and routeType=fastest, are the results using traffic? If so, is it current traffic at the time of the request, or some blend of current and historic?

Thank you!

Bill Shaw

The Fontana Group, Inc.


MQBrianCoakley
The route matrix uses a
The route matrix uses a simplified algorithm that does not include traffic like a route does.

Fontana
Thanks for the speedy reply!

Thanks for the speedy reply!

What would be the simplest request to get either the fastest or shortest time/distance that considers traffic?

Thank you!

 


MQBrianCoakley
A simple www.mapquestapi.com
A simple www.mapquestapi.com/directions/v2/route request would be best.