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Routes API


Use the Routes API to create a route that includes two or more locations and to create routes from major roads. You can create driving or walking routes. Driving routes can include traffic information. You can also overlay routes on map imagery.

For information about how to overlay routes on a static map using the Bing Maps REST Services Imagery API, see Get a Static Map.

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Calculate a Route

Use these URL templates to get a walking, driving or transit route by specifying a series of waypoints.

Calculate Routes from Major Roads

Use this URL template to return a driving route to a location from major roads in four directions (West, North, East and South).

Route Data

Use this description to understand the results returned in the response to a Routes API request.

Maneuver Types

Use these maneuver descriptions to understand the maneuver types returned in the route response.

Warning Types

Use these warning descriptions to understand the warnings returned in the route response.

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