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Optimal Stop and Line Spacing for Urban Public Transport Networks
Analysis of Objectives and Implications for Planning Practice

By Rob van Nes
December 2001
Delft University Press
ISBN: 90-407-2081-9
123 pages, illustrated
$49.00 paper original


Contents: Introduction. Characteristics of the public transport network design problem. Public transport network design problem in retrospect. Building blocks for network design objectives. Objective functions for public transport network design. Solving optimization models. Numerical results. Implications for planning practice. Further analyses using analytical models. Conclusions and further research. References. Appendices. List of symbols.

TRAIL Studies in Transportation Science