RING ROUTE OF VELOBUSES IN HANOI: OPTIMIZATION OF TRIPS

I. M. Ryabov, N. T. Huong
2016 World of Transport and Transportation  
[For the English abstract and full text of the article please see the attached PDF-File (English version follows Russian version)].ABSTRACT The level of bicycling in Hanoi is quite high compared to other major cities in the world and from the point of view of the health of residents it is desirable that it does not decrease, but increase. Therefore, the use of a specialized bus for mass transportation of passengers with bicycles (see World of Transport and Transportation, 2015, Iss. 4 [3]), for
more » ... variability of route combinations in the interests of cyclists, is a promising area for improving the organization of bus transportation in the city. The article details the optimal ring route for this purpose, which will improve the quality of transport services to the population by buses without increasing the density of the route network, which would require very large capital expenditures. Keywords: velobus, ring route, bicycling, urban passenger transportation, Hanoi.
doi:10.30932/1992-3252-2016-14-6-15 fatcat:akcpsfclsraf3nmyjo32mvrfeu