It has both distance and duration.
The distance can be viewed on a map.
The duration can be viewed in a calendar.
Data can be linked to those coordinates.
Weather forecasts are linked to spacetime coordinates.
A route is thus a weather event too.
The weather event can be viewed in a calendar.
And the weather event can be viewed on a map.
An alarm is a route, believe it or not.
Sound data is linked to a string of spacetime events.
Snooze and wake up at a new coordinate.
Yes, even a phone call is a route.
With a mobile phone it has both distance and duration.
The call is usually an event linked to some data.
So life is a route.
Do I need to bring an umbrella?