THE HEATHROW AIRPORT UNDERGROUND LINK-ONE YEAR ON

The objectives of this link were first to reduce passenger's journey times; second to divert traffic from road to rail and so help to contain the demands both for new road provision and for local parking space; third, to earn money. Following points are also examined: the traffic evaluation and repartition; the effect of the opening on the airport itself on its users and on the road traffic; the financial aspect and success, some operating experience.

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 127-151
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00316738
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 16 1982 12:00AM