This allows you to get an accurate pickup estimate for a certain latitude and longitude location.
This chapter describes how to obtain the current ETA for this firm to pick-up a customer from a certain location using GPS co-ordinates using the PICKUP_ESTIMATE command.
Below is details of the data that is returned in multiple array objects.
|taxi_id||This is the unique ID number for the driver.|
|first_name||Drivers First Name|
|last_name||Drivers Last Name|
|status||This could be either AVAILABLE or BUSY, busy being that the driver is currently in a job but is the best driver to get to the pick-up location once they finish.|
|lat||Last Known Latitude of Driver (Decimal).|
|long||Last Known Longitude of Driver (Decimal).|
|distance||Distance from pick-up location, including distance to drop off, then on to pick-up if already in a job. Value is in miles.|
|T2P||Estimated time to Pick-up is in text format such as:|
5 to 10 minutes
10 to 20 minutes
up to 30 minutes
up to 45 minutes
up to 1 hour
over 1 hour
|T2PD||Estimated time to pick-up in digit form in minutes. For example: 13|