Collective passenger transport

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Besides public transport such as rail, metro, tram and bus networks, collective passenger transport also covers car-sharing, car-pooling and flexible mobility services such as train-taxi schemes and demand-responsive transport in areas of low demand.

Improvements to public transport services may address public transport vehicles and related infrastructure, as well as management techniques.

By Hannah Figg / Updated: 13 Dec 2021

Madrid: The continued use of public transport during COVID-19

During the pandemic Madrid managed to keep public transport running safely and efficiently. This video case study highlights how their public transport system adapted, presenting the measures taken by the city to ensure the safe continued use of public transport.
By Hannah Figg / Updated: 06 Dec 2021
By Hannah Figg / Updated: 03 Dec 2021

A gender and diversity sensitive transport system in the notion of Gender Smart Mobility

TInnGO has set up a gender and diversity sensitive transport system in the notion of Gender Smart Mobility. Gender Smart Mobility contains five key dimensions, which are set up to respond to gender and diversity in transport.
By CERRE_comms / Updated: 03 Dec 2021

Regulating Transport on Demand in the EU

Effectively addressing urban mobility at EU level raises many challenges and opportunities for the sector. Following the major initiatives and strategies adopted by the EU such as the Green Deal, the Sustainable and Smart Mobility Strategy, the Fit for 55 Package, and the upcoming Urban Mobility Framework, the Centre on Regulation in Europe (CERRE) has looked into the potential role of the EU in the field of transport on demand.

By Hannah Figg / Updated: 10 Nov 2021
By Isobel Duxfield / Updated: 04 Nov 2021
By Conall Martin / Updated: 25 Oct 2021
By Fred Dotter / Updated: 25 Oct 2021
By Michiel Modijefsky / Updated: 22 Oct 2021

Prague launches a free bike sharing pilot for transit pass holders

On 11 October 2021, the city of Prague launched a pilot project offering free use of shared bikes to holders of the Lítačka pass, Prague’s electronic public transport card. The bikes can be used within the city for 15-minute time periods up to four times a day.

By Isobel Duxfield / Updated: 11 Oct 2021