Geocoder API Developer's Guide

Why Use the Geocoder API?

The Geocoder API provides resources to address the following high-level use cases:

Table 1. Main features of the HERE Geocoder API
Feature Description
Request geocoordinates for an address, also known as forward geocoding Submit an address to request the corresponding geocoordinates. Addresses may use structured input or free-form search strings with complete or partial address information. The more detailed the address you submit, the higher the potential match accuracy.
Request an address for a geocoordinate, also known as reverse geocoding Submit a geocoordinate and an optional radius to request the corresponding address.
Request geocoordinates for a known landmark, also known as landmark geocoding Submit the name of a known landmark to request the corresponding geocoordinates.