Characteristics of Premium Transit Services that Affect Choice of Mode

The objectives of this research were to (1) identify non-traditional attributes that contribute to the response by both automobile and transit travelers to the introduction of premium transit modes, (2) quantify the influence of the most important attributes on mode choice of premium transit modes in various urban contexts, and (3) suggest how these attributes may be meaningfully incorporated into travel models. This research project is divided into two phases.


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  • Status: Completed
  • Funding: $774945
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  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Transit Cooperative Research Program

    Transportation Research Board
    500 Fifth Street, NW
    Washington, DC    20001

    Federal Transit Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Performing Organizations:

    RSG, Inc.

  • Principal Investigators:

    Outwater, Maren

  • Start Date: 20071228
  • Expected Completion Date: 20131230
  • Actual Completion Date: 0

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01778585
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Transportation Research Board
  • Contract Numbers: H-37
  • Files: TRB, RIP
  • Created Date: Aug 2 2021 3:16PM