METROPOLITAN PUBLIC TRANSPORT EXPERIMENT

In the metropolitan area of Espoo, Helsinki, Kaunianen and Vantaa, a public transport experiment was conducted in 1974 at the initiation of the parliamentary transportation committee under the direction of the ministry of communications. The experiment reported was one of four conducted in different regions of Finland, and includes the following types of investigation: lane and road arrangements for public transport; priorities at intersections; traffic signals timed for public transport; re-routing of bus services in low density areas; feeder bus experiments at railway areas; ring route bus experiment; and park and ride areas. /TRRL/

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    Helsinki Metropolitan Area Co-operative Council

    SahkttraianKatu 1
    00520 Helsinki 52,   Finland 
  • Publication Date: 1975-8

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  • Accession Number: 00148005
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Report No. C20 Monograph
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 31 1981 12:00AM