Travel APIs

Transport APIs on ProgrammableWeb Part 1: Transport Booking and Fulfillment

Developers use application programming interfaces (APIs) to connect networks, information streams, and individual devices. Transportation businesses can use transport booking APIs to automate ticket booking. They can provide access to transportation content, minimizing the manual efforts of ticket booking agencies. 

 

In relation to delivery logistics, APIs provide a direct connection between shippers and customers. APIs deliver critical information such as order tracking and drive details. The following is a list of APIs for transportation booking and last mile deliveries:

Airport Transfer

API Name

Region

What it Does

API Docs

Airport Transfer Worldwide API

Global

Book transfers to and from airports, hotels, railway stations, apartments, home addresses and more. Avoid waiting at airports and traveling on public transit.  A JavaScript API is available, so developers can integrate the service directly into their website. It also offers search functionality. 

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Airport Transfers API

Global

Find rides to and from hotels. The rides depart from airports, train stations, bus stations seaports etc. Developers can build this API into a custom website (using any programming language) and mobile applications. It can also be integrated into existing services. 

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Amadeus Car Rental Airport Search API

Global

Find rental car types and prices close to an airport. This API works for all rental car providers. 

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Distribusion API

Global

Developers can use the Distribusion API access airport and intercity bus operations functionality. It allows for the integration of data from Distribusion with other apps.

Public documentation is not available

Radixx International API

Global

Airlines can improve productivity with this browser-based internet booking engine, passenger services system, and departure control system.  

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Takeflite External Service API

Global

Airlines can package their scheduled seat inventory for global ticketing and distribution. End-users can access real-time data for flight-tracking and booking. 

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Lider Parking API

Germany and Poland

Isolate the most affordable parking lots near airports in Germany and Poland. Reserve parking, retrieve parking, and view price offers of parking close to airports. 

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Public Transportation Booking

API Name

Region

What it Does

API Docs

i2space API

Global

Book bus tickets online with payment gateway integration. It returns data in XML format.

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Redbus API

Colombia, India, Indonesia, Malaysia,
  Peru, Singapore

Buy bus tickets. Submit ticketing requests, view boarding, and drop-off points, review and select routes, and seating layouts. 

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Vasttrafik TravelPlanner API

Sweden

Purchase tickets online, as SMSs. Look up the SMS code and the price of tickets. 

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INFOBUS API

Europe

Browse and book train, bus or flight tickets. Developers can use this API to import routing data into their applications.

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BookMeBus API

Cambodia

Access ferry, private taxi, bus and train data. Find information about operator, location, route list, vehicles, and tickets.  

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eTravelSmart API

India

Manages all aspects of online bus reservation in India. Handles everything from ticket sales and cancellations, to managing commissions and refunding customers.

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Travelyaari API

India

Book bus tickets in real-time without any fees. The API returns data in XML format.

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CoachHire Connect API

Global

Organizations can book and manage coach and minibus transport services. The API is based on XML and HTTP POST.

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DotTransfers API

Global

Book ground transportation services. Retrieve information about location and transportation services. Book and manage reservations.

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GroundLink API

Global

Search and book ground transportation. Developers can use the API to integrate this search engine and booking service to into their site or application.

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TripGo API

Global

Plan entire trips using public and private transport. Pay for certain services.
 

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Ola Ride Booking API

India

Book a taxi and access information including driver name, vehicle type, and estimated pick up time.

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Ola
Ride Tracking API

India

Book a taxi ride and track it. Access information about the ride, including has a driver been assigned, has the driver reach the pickup location, has the ride ended.    

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Ola Ride Cancellation API

India

Cancel or booked ride before it started. Choose a valid cancellation reason from the options provided.

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Last Mile Delivery

API Name

Region

What it Does

API Docs

Detrack API

Global

Developers can use this API interface to incorporate delivery tracking and managing features into a service.

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Estes Express API

Global

Developers can integrate shipping features into a service, including shipment booking, tracking and transit time.

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Quiqup API

London and Dubai

Developers can incorporate on-demand delivery service for last mile goods deliveries function into an application.   

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ShipStation API

Global

Query shipping data and manage products, customers and shipments. Provides integration of functionalities for e-commerce. 

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Universal Traffic Service Carrier API

Global

Estimate shipping rate based on parameters such as weight and size. Access information about the routes and contents of shipments.

Public documentation is not available

Postmates Delivery API

US

Developers can implement on-demand delivery features into an application. End-users can access information about deliveries, including how to book and track them.

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SPEEDY Express Delivery Services API

Bulgaria

Pack, store, insure and track your deliveries.  

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Bring Booking API

Scandinavia

Developers can use this API in an application, to provide end-users with the option to book shipments.

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Ridesharing

API Name

Region

What it Does

API Docs

Carma Carpooling API

Global

Developers can integrate the data of this API into an application, to provide end-users with the option to search, get a match, and book a carpool.

Public
documentation is not available

Carpoolworld
API

Global

Access rideshare features, including matching with a suitable carpool. Responses are returned in XML format.

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Coord Bike Share Access API

Global

Obtain price and availability information regarding bike and scooter sharing services. 

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Lyft API

Global

Access information regarding rides like availability and price estimations.

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Uber API

Global

Developers can make information requests available from an application, including driver location, availability, prices and account history.

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viaCycle API

Global

Developers can integrate the functions of this API into an application so end-users can access bike information, including location.

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Tel-O-Fun Geo API

Tel Aviv

Get information about the nearest bicycle rental stations. 

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Kiri API

Indonesia

Plan an optimal route to get to a destination via minibus.

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Car Rental and Parking

API Name

Region

What it Does

API Docs

Amadeus Car Rental Geosearch API

Global

Developers can integrate features into an application, providing end-users with information about car rental services in an area they select.  

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CarTrawler Accelerate API

Global

Developers can provide end-users with access to a large car rental suppliers database.

Public documentation is not available

ParkWhiz API

Global

Developers can add parking data like location, price, and availability to an application.

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VIN Decoder

Global

Request data about your vehicle based on its VIN number, including model and vehicle type, as well as manufacturer data and even information from law enforcement agencies.

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Travel Booking

API Name

Region

What it Does

API Docs

EPS Rapid Booking

Global

Developers can use this API to integrate the Expedia database into an application, providing end-users with information about hotel and prices so they can make a reservation.

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OpenJaw
  Tribe API

Global

Allows travel companies to access the t-Retail travel retailing platform. They can use it to become travel retailers and give better customer service while increasing revenue.

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GoEuro
  API

Europe

Developers can integrate the functions of this API into an application so end-users can look for, compare, and choose travel options across Europe.

Public documentation is not available

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