US 10,890,456 B2
Vehicle and method of providing route guidance using public transportation
Ah Rang Lee, Seoul (KR); Kyo Woong Choo, Seoul (KR); Yeon Ji Kim, Seoul (KR); and Jeong Hun Kim, Seongnam-Si (KR)
Assigned to HYUNDAI MOTOR COMPANY, Seoul (KR); and KIA MOTORS CORPORATION, Seoul (KR)
Filed by HYUNDAI MOTOR COMPANY, Seoul (KR); and KIA MOTORS CORPORATION, Seoul (KR)
Filed on Dec. 6, 2018, as Appl. No. 16/212,293.
Claims priority of application No. 10-2018-0091759 (KR), filed on Aug. 7, 2018.
Prior Publication US 2020/0049518 A1, Feb. 13, 2020
Int. Cl. G01C 21/34 (2006.01); G06Q 50/30 (2012.01); G08G 1/123 (2006.01); G01C 21/36 (2006.01)
CPC G01C 21/3423 (2013.01) [G01C 21/3492 (2013.01); G01C 21/3685 (2013.01); G06Q 50/30 (2013.01); G08G 1/123 (2013.01); G06Q 2240/00 (2013.01)] 19 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A method of providing route guidance, the method comprising steps of: acquiring, by a sensor an audio video navigation (AVN) system, traveling environment information including at least a target time of arrival at a destination in a vehicle; determining, by a controller, whether the target time of arrival is satisfiable by the vehicle; determining, by the controller, whether the target time of arrival is satisfiable by a public transport connection upon determining that the target time of arrival is not satisfiable by the vehicle; and selecting, by the controller, a parking lot according to a criterion upon determining that the target time of arrival is satisfiable by the public transport connection, wherein the step of determining whether the target time of arrival is satisfiable by the vehicle is performed at predetermined periods.