10955Transmilenio Bus Rapid Transit
- Jun 17, 2008http://local.theoildrum.com/node/3580
Transmilenio Bus Rapid Transit
Interesting video on Bogota's mass transit solution.
Notable points - small neighborhood feeder buses (free) transfer
passengers to stations (collect fares), where they transfer to large
articulated buses that travel in reserved lanes between major stations.
In addition, several stations have secure bicycle storage facilities
(free). They estimate that every 30 bikers saves them one trip of a
Cities that are considering multimodal transit might benefit from a