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For the moment, the developing branch is dev-2.2

pgRouting - Routing on PostgreSQL

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Current Development is in the dev-2.2 branch

The master branch reflects our current 2.1.0 release.


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pgRouting extends the PostGIS/PostgreSQL geospatial database to provide geospatial routing and other network analysis functionality.

This library contains following features:

  • All Pairs Shortest Path, Johnson’s Algorithm
  • All Pairs Shortest Path, Floyd-Warshall Algorithm
  • Shortest Path A*
  • Bi-directional Dijkstra Shortest Path
  • Bi-directional A* Shortest Path
  • Shortest Path Dijkstra
  • Driving Distance
  • K-Shortest Path, Multiple Alternative Paths
  • K-Dijkstra, One to Many Shortest Path
  • Traveling Sales Person
  • Turn Restriction Shortest Path (TRSP)


  • C and C++ compilers
  • Postgresql version >= 9.1
  • PostGIS version >= 2.0
  • The Boost Graph Library (BGL).
    • Version >= 1.55 for linux
    • Version >= 1.58 for MAC
  • CMake >= 2.8.8
  • CGAL >= 4.4
  • Sphinx >= 1.2


See online documentation:


For MinGW on Windows

mkdir build
cd build
cmake -G"MSYS Makefiles" ..
make install

Also pre-built Windows binaries can be downloaded from

For Linux

mkdir build
cd build
cmake  ..
sudo make install

Build with documentation (requires Sphinx)

cmake -DWITH_DOC=ON ..

Postgresql 9.1+

createdb mydatabase
psql mydatabase -c "create extension postgis"
psql mydatabase -c "create extension pgrouting"


See online documentation:


  • Most features are available under GPLv2.
  • Some Boost extensions are available under Boost license (see LICENSE_1_0.txt)
  • Some code contributed by is available under MIT-X license.
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