APIs/Location APIVersion 1
APIs/Location APIVersion 1



The Location API enables your application to remotely receive the vehicle´s latest known location, altitude, and heading.

Please note that the location is only updated at the end of a trip. It is not possible to follow the live location of the vehicle.

You can download the OpenAPI specification as a JSON file.

You can find information about the required scopes, headers, and request/response examples in the Endpoints section.

What do you have access to?



Car models

This API is available for the following cars:

  • XC40 fully electric, model years between 2015 and 2021.
  • C40 fully electric, model year 2022.
  • XC60, S90, V90, V90CC and XC40, model year 2022.


The API can be used with test credentials around the world. However, when published, only cars in the Europe / Middle East / Africa regions are available. We are working to bring other regions online.

View the full list of available countries.


Would you like to experiment with this API on your own? You can test its functionality using your own Volvo ID account or a demo Volvo ID account.