NOTE: Mapzen has shut down. However, the rmapzen package can be used with other PELIAS providers. The specific hosting service can be set up with mz_set_host. For known providers, rmapzen includes pre-configured API set up functions:

If you know of an API that uses PELIAS that is not included here, let me know.

rmapzen is a client for the Mapzen API. For an introduction, detailed examples, and installation instructions, see: https://tarakc02.github.io/rmapzen/. The package is available on CRAN, to install:


For more information about the Mapzen API, see https://www.mapzen.com/documentation/.