Public Transit API Developer's Guide

Search Cities

Use the resource coverage/search to search for public transit coverage by city.

.../v3/coverage/search.{format}?<parameter>=<value>...
    
Table 1. Mandatory Parameters
Parameter Data Type Description
app_id String

A 20 bytes Base64 URL-safe encoded string used for the authentication of the client application.
You must include an app_id and app_code with every request. To get an app_code assigned to you, please see Acquiring Credentials.

app_code String

A 20 bytes Base64 URL-safe encoded string used for the authentication of the client application.
You must include an app_id and app_code with every request. To get an app_code assigned to you, please see Acquiring Credentials.

politicalview String

Specify the political view. Available territories will be seen through the point of view of this country. If this parameter is not specified the neutral international view is made available, where territories may have unresolved claims.
A switch that allows grouping results from Taiwan together with results from China. When politicalview=CHN, Taiwan will appear as part of China.

name String Specifies the query string for the city name. By default, the city name is in the local language. Exceptions for non-local users are transcribed city names in countries with non-Latin scripts and English names of important stops in some cities, such as Central Station in Berlin, Germany.
Table 2. Optional Parameters
Parameter Data Type Description
details Integer Enables Pop and Operators in the city list. Otherwise, the city list in the response contains only the city tags.

Only applicable for the cities list, the nearby list never contains details

0 = disabled, 1 = enabled

The default is 1

lang String Specifies the language of the response. The value complies with the ISO 639-1 standard and defaults to en.
max Integer Limits the number of cities the response can contain.

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