EVALUATION OF INTERMODAL PASSENGER TRANSFER FACILITIES

This report presents a selection of methods for preliminary design, location, and evaluation of intermodal passenger transfer facilities. Methods were selected or adapted from previous station, terminal or airport studies, or from multimodal transportation plans. Issues to be considered include safety/security, effective transfers, terminal access and efficiency, passenger concerns, modal enhancement, and architecture/building considerations. Specific topics discussed include establishing project objectives, principles of facility location, evaluation of site design and and access, evaluation of internal design, and user benefits. The document also includes a review of previous research on the topic, and a glossary of terms and abbreviations.

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Appendices; Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 216 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00672274
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Federal Transit Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: DOT-T-95-02
  • Files: NTL, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jan 26 1995 12:00AM