Routing consists of finding optimal paths along geographic networks such as roads or trail systems.

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How to make a routable network topology?

We are trying to make a network topology for pgRouting from our own data. But there is a problem we could not resolve; our road data look like this; The red edge is a single geometry, so we can not ...
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leaflet-routing-machine add waypoints, routing summary

I'm playing around with leaflet-routing-machine (https://github.com/perliedman/leaflet-routing-machine) and have 2 questions about it's usage: 1) I have the following code now routeControl = ...
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Different results in OD Cost Matrix analysis and Route analysis

I am using OD Cost Matrix layer in order to find distances between many origins and destinations points. It works fine, but I want to make sure the results make sense, and since OD Cost Matrix can ...
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How to calculate the optimum bus route using pgrouting?

My setup for my web page is OpenLayers, Postgresql/postgis and pgrouting. What I do not understand is how I am going to do the routing.I have read many tutorials but I don't understand what my next ...
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There is web based bicycle routing planner that considers accidents but I cannot find it anymore, can someone help me?

I remember it uses Google as underlying map and has also a function to rank preferences of the path using forms in which the user can rate routes characteristics, I also remember that is for Los ...
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How to compute drive access to a station based on vehicle origin points? [closed]

I have a shapefile that contains station locations and another shapefile that is the geocoded origins of those who drove to the station. I would like to make a buffer around the station that shows the ...
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How to calculate driving distance/time between two points

I am doing some analysis for our fire rescue department where we are comparing actual response times to fires vs predicted response times. The actual response time analysis is straight forward as I ...
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Route through water polygons

I have a water-polygon grid shape file as shown (Each grid is 1latx1long): I have created this in QGIS and files (coastal lines and land polygons) selected from http://openstreetmapdata.com/data ...
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Automate map creation for 50k unique routes

I have a table with 50k entries. There is a to field and from field with location in either lat/lng or street address. All these location are in the USA I would now like to automate the creation of ...
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Routing and Travel Time

I wish to generate highways network routings and travel times from trip pairs. The trip pairs are between the centroids of UK census Lower Super Output Areas. For each trip pair (perhaps 5,000 records ...
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calculate costs based on way difficulty

I am using Osm2Po to find routes between two points. I am trying to find routes based on the difficulty specified by the user. Basically, I would like to calculate the cost based on some parameter ...
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How to integrate road networks into Vehicle Routing Problem with Time Windows (VRPTW) algorithms?

I'm trying to determine how routing software integrate road networks. Is there a best-practice (or standard) as to what part of the routing solution road networks are inserted specific to Vehicle ...
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Getting OSM Nodes and Ways from own Database

we need OSM Nodes and Ways to use with our own routing algorithm, but we don't want to load all of the data in the RAM of our Server. So we thought about saving all the data in a database and only ...
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Leaflet Routing Machine: how to export route details and coordinates in JSON / GeoJSON?

I need to export / save the route details found using Leaflet Routing Machine in JSON or GeoJSON format. I've tried to use var routeArray = new Array(); routeArray = control.getWaypoints(); alert ...
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Is OpenStreetMap data compatible with Google Map tiles layer?

I am building an android application to calculate and draw the shortest route for the user to go to a specified destination. My application is using osmdroid library to render my map tiles. I am ...
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Navigating a road network and avoiding u-turns

I've implemented a node-based A* search of a road network graph. I would like to penalize u-turns a places where bi-directional streets join together again, which I identify successfully via a match ...
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Find nearest road distance between two points for over 1000 points

I'm extremely new to QGIS and am learning the material on my own. I have two CSV files with latitudes and longitudes, one has school address information and the other has fast food restaurant ...
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Leaflet Routing Machine won't read waypoints from variable TypeError: t is null

I am trying to add waypoints from a variable to a leaflet map. The resulting variable split_route1 is formatted correctly and when I hard-code the waypoints from the console log results, the ...
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Osm2po missing some streets in SF

I recently used osm2po (v 5.0.0) on SF with these parameters: java -Xmx8g -jar osm2po-core.jar cmd=tjspg prefix=sf tileSize=x california-latest.osm.pbf and everything looks great in the whole city ...
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Getting route segments from OSM data and assigning ETA for them

I have a problem of assigning possible ETA for a route. So far, I have the following: OSM data for a city. I have open source data of taxi trails for the same city. Now, I am planning to divide ...
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ArcGIS API for JavaScript RouteParameters vs REST API

I have the network analysis service and I need to get the route between two points, but I don't want the single path polyline, but rather set of paths representing the edges it travels though (pretty ...
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Use osm2po to extract additional tags

We would like to improve our bike routing to also incorporate, for example, the information on the surface of the used streets. I don't quiet get how I should use the Osm2Po plugin in mechanism. I've ...
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Determine when heading off course

How does google or other map providers with routing capabilities determine when you are not staying at the right course? I am trying to figure out how to implement this feature in my gps that I am ...
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Open Source solution to batch process shortest distance between points along road networks?

I have the locations geocoded (a fairly small dataset, ~200), but I haven't found a straightforward way to load these data into QGIS and perform network analysis between nodes. Any suggestions? ...
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Calculating Speed of Android device in Navigation mode using ArcGIS Runtime SDK?

I am working on a Navigation App and I am using ArcGIS runtime sdk for this. It looks pretty straight forward and I was able to create a simple app. Now I want to calculate the speed of the device ...
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Add time restriction in ArcGIS Network Analyst

I'm trying to use train tracks as a network in ArcGIS Network Analyst. We are trying to create a model for security agents on board our trains and we'd like to optimize their daily "route". For now, ...
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How to convert an image of a floor plan into data that I can work with?

This is more of a research question. I'm looking for aways of converting an image of a floor plant into data that I can work somehow. The end goal is to something similar to this: ...
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Why do classic google maps and the modern google maps show different types of driving times?

As I am currently working on a project, where driving times are quit important, I've noticed that classic google maps and modern google maps show different types of car driving times. While the ...
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Fast Offline OSM Routing Library to Replace MoNav (.NET)

I'm looking for a .NET replacement to MoNav. I'm currently calling a C++ MoNav DLL via COM and it works great--it's fast and memory efficient, and can both load itself and route across the country ...
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Routing engine that supports right sided pickups

I am using open street maps and I need to incorporate routing in to my application. I know there are various routing engines that I can use, but I have a very specific requirement for the direction ...
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Is there a way to use OSRM with PostGIS

Is there a way to use OSRM with PostGIS (Windows)? Related: Why mobile routing is so fast?
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Starting with OpenStreetMap for Android

My goal is to write an Android application where I could select a couple of points in the map and calculate shortest path between them based on my algorithms. I'm absolutely new to OSM and since ...
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How to create efficient database for routing?

I created a database of many important features and locations of my city, and I want to find shortest/fastest path between two locations. Now, I'm calculating the route by using A* algorithm in Java ...
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How to develop a fastest road website?

I need to develop a website to find the fastest road between two points (just like google map) What kind of technologies I need to use? What are the components of this project (database, website, ...
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Does OSM2po handle squares and places?

OSM2po is converting data from OSM to postgresql. But how is it handled with places or squares? Not every places, square has pedestrian way routes on it. But for routing I need nodes and pedestrians ...
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Libraries to navigate and choose path based on congestion level?

I'm trying to develop a system to get best path to travel user based on road traffic (congestion level). Functionality of the system should be provide least congested path for traveler given ...
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Emergency Services: How to optimize routing by measured travel time?

I would like to optimize the service areas / catchment areas for an emergency service. Therefore, I have several measurement points on the streetmap, where people have stopped the travel time from ...
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building opentripplaner gtfs.zip [closed]

I am building a journey planner app using opentripplanner. i have followed their two minutes tutorial in which we just run webapp which uses pre build graph.obj file, it works fine. But in next five ...
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Need to get the ArcGIS Runtime SDK for WPF Routing example to work with my gpk and mpk [closed]

I went through the following two examples to get an idea of how to create a custom, local Routing Task This is a walkthrough that takes you step by step through the creation of your first routing ...
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Finding nearest Stop location (DB) from current location

I could not think of a Title which exactly describes my problem, but I will try to explain. I have a bus route as DB table where Lat/Long of each Bus stop is stored. Now, I get live GPS cordinates ...
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Is it possible to use assign_vertex_id() POLYGONs?

I'm trying to use pgrouting in order to create a graphe and I have two questions : Is it possible to use the function assign_vertex_id() with a POLYGON geometry type? I always have the following ...
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Include landmarks in routing instructions based on OpenStreetMap data in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I created an OSM network dataset in ArcGIS 10.3.1 with the tool from the OSM toolbox. Now I like to include landmarks within the routing instructions. If the network dataset is built with the help of ...
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Can I import my own data and Dijkstra function in Open Trip Planner or Open Source Routing Machine

I have a lot of geographical proprietary data that I want to use in routing algorithms. I was using pgRouting, but the requirements of the software changed (now includes multi-modal routes that ...
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Ship routing based on shipping data, port to port, shortest path [closed]

I'm looking for an example of how to create a estimated route of a ship based on actual position and the destination position. Im bit of a newbie at java, so I'm looking for an example that might ...
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How to calculate multiple distances between set of points and vector grid in PostGIS?

My set contains the following input data: A set of points and a hexagonal (vector) grid. For each cell in the grid, I want to calculate the driving-distance to each point. I thought this would be a ...
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Retrieving the data from PgRouting

Currently i have created the layer in Geoserver by configuring a native SQL statement, there i am getting the route geometry details from DB by following query SELECT ST_MakeLine(route.geom) FROM ...
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ArcGIS historical traffic data with Impedance attribute of miles

I'm trying to solve a route using an impedance of miles (to get the shortest route) through ArcGIS Sever 10.3.1 rest API. However, I would also like to get the travel time of this route based on ...
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Convert moving duration into routes

Which algorithm, that is based on open Street map takes the current GPS position, a duration and an average speed or way of transport(by foot, by bike or by car) and outputs possible routes, that ...
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Extracting car-ferry routes with osm2po

I am building a routable network from OpenStreetMap using osm2po (v5.0.0). I would like to include ferry routes, but limit them to car ferries only. I am using the following config (excerpt): ...
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Mapbox Directions Plugin - Get Route GeoJson

Goal: find the GeoJSON points in a web map that are closest to a directions route using turf.js. I am using the Mapbox Directions plugin. I am following this example. How do I work with the route ...