Magento Open Source 2.3.x

Configuring Distance Priority Algorithm

The Distance Priority algorithm compares the location of the shipping destination address with source locations to determine the closest source to fulfill shipments. The distance may be determined by physical distance or time spent traveling from one location to another, using database data or driving, walking, or bicycling directions. Use this Source Selection Algorithm to recommend the closest source to shipping destination addresses.

We recommend entering the full street address and GPS coordinates for your sources if using the Distance Priority algorithm.

You have two options for calculating the distance and time to find the closest source for shipment fulfillmentThe process of managing customer shipments.: