Service version: 2
Last edit: 2024.02.27
Automotive only

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What is TomTom's Parking Availability API?

The Parking Availability API provides information about the current availability status of parking sites. The data is refreshed every 10 minutes and is therefore close to real time. Using this API makes it possible to make better off-street parking decisions based on actual parking availability (including the number of free spaces).

The Parking Availability API currently contains the following services:

Parking Availability

The Parking Availability endpoint provides information about the current availability status of parking sites.

Market Coverage

Lists the markets that the Parking Availability API currently covers.

Getting Started

Use the following topics to become more acquainted with this API and its endpoints.

How to get a TomTom API Key

How to get a TomTom API Key

When you use our location Service APIs, we need a way to identify that it is your application that is making the request to use the service (API).

The TomTom Knowledge Base

TomTom Knowledge Base

The TomTom Knowledge Base optimizes the retrieval of information via articles, blogs, FAQs, tutorials, and videos for your use and reference.

Common use cases

Here are some potential use cases.

  • Checking the availability and number of free spots in a selected off-street parking site.


This is a high-level view of our Parking Availability API features.

  • Off-street parking availability, the number of empty spots, and the availability trend.