What do vulnerable travel groups such as the elderly or disabled persons appreciate in demand-responsive transport? And what should transport companies and bus drivers know about the experiences of vulnerable travel groups in order to be able to improve the service? Researchers from Karlstad University conducted a thorough study and created a handbook to shed light on the topic.
SEI Tallinn's researchers have concluded the research on demand-responsive transport in the Baltic Sea Region.
The publication - DEMAND-RESPONSIVE TRANSPORT (DRT) IN THE BALTIC SEA REGION AND BEYOND: A mapping study of business models and targeted barrier-enabler analysis for policy makers - gives an overview of DRT experiences in 12 countries and benchmarks these to service models operating within the Baltic Sea Region.
How does a pandemic and introduction of pilots change passengers’ travel behaviour and perceived accessibility amongst vulnerable groups? RESPONSE partner Värmland Region in Sweden is launching a customer survey to find out. Here's the overview by Sebastian Tay Hannebo from Värmland.
Organisations involved in the demand-responsive transport project RESPONSE gathered in Karlstad, Sweden on 27-29 November 2019 for a two-day in depth discussion of the project’s progress and further steps. Read more
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