sublimese wrote:When I tell it to show me the optional routes, it shows 3 additional routes, all of which are variations on Route A. All of which show best-case commute times, not current actuals or historical times.
That's disappointing, but if Waze, for whatever reason, thinks those are the fastest, that makes mathematical sense. But the question remains, "Why doesn't Waze take into account the historical/known data which shows that route is actually slower than others?" such as your Route B.
You've got a lot of good info in this thread. It may be worth opening a ticket to see if you can get a direct response. Use the Quick Help box on the Support page, enter a "subject line" then click the Email link. Fill in the info, include some text and a link to this thread.