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Modern C++ routing engine for shortest paths in road networks
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What is OSRM?

It is a C++ implementation of a high-performance routing engine for shortest paths in road networks
OSRM is a tool in the Mapping APIs category of a tech stack.
OSRM is an open source tool with 6K GitHub stars and 3.2K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to OSRM's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses OSRM?


30 developers on StackShare have stated that they use OSRM.

OSRM Integrations

OSRM's Features

  • Flexible import ofOpenStreetMap data
  • Handles continental sized networks within milliseconds
  • Supports car, bicycle, walk modes
  • easily customized through profiles

OSRM Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to OSRM?
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Google Maps
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It is an extension of PostGIS and PostgreSQL geospatial database and adds routing and other network analysis functionality.
Leaflet is an open source JavaScript library for mobile-friendly interactive maps. It is developed by Vladimir Agafonkin of MapBox with a team of dedicated contributors. Weighing just about 30 KB of gzipped JS code, it has all the features most developers ever need for online maps.
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OSRM's Followers
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