Incorporating Travel-Time Reliability into the Congestion Management Process: An Informational Brief

This informational brief addresses the following questions: What is travel-time reliability? Why does reliability matter? Why should reliability be incorporated into congestion management plans (CMPs)? Examples of some regions that have begun to address travel time reliability in their CMPs are highlighted. Also discussed are performance measures for travel-time reliability. Steps are presented for metropolitan planning organization staff who would like to incorporate travel-time reliability into their CMPs. Resources are listed which provide guidance for incorporating travel-time reliability into CMPs.


  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Digital/other
  • Features: Figures; Photos;
  • Pagination: 4p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01597250
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FHWA-HOP-14-035
  • Files: TRIS, ATRI, USDOT
  • Created Date: Mar 21 2016 7:49AM