Study on Pedestrian Traffic Characteristics of Transfer Hubs in Beijing

As the rapid development of the subway system, the transfer hubs become the busiest but weakness point in the system. A comprehensive understand of the traffic characteristics of transfer pedestrian will be very useful to the design and traffic organization of transfer hubs. Based on the investigations in the transfer hubs in Beijing, this paper reports the traffic characteristics of transfer pedestrian, such as the walking speed on different facilities, the service ability of different facilities and the working behavior. With analysis results, a simulation model of a building transfer hub is built with Legion to illustrate how to use these investigations result into transfer hubs design.


  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: DVD
  • Features: Figures; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 16p
  • Monograph Title: TRB 89th Annual Meeting Compendium of Papers DVD

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01154342
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: 10-3118
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Jan 25 2010 11:32AM