The journal Public Transport presents a range of research in the area of Public Transport: Planning and Operations with the aim of advancing the state of the art and the state of the practice in computer-aided systems and scheduling in public transport. The Journal considers all subjects in this area, especially with a focus on planning and scheduling; the common ground is the use of computer-aided methods and operations research techniques to improve information management, network and route planning, vehicle and crew scheduling and rostering, vehicle monitoring and management, and practical experience with scheduling and public transport planning methods. Besides theoretical papers, the journal also publishes case studies and applications. Public Transport benefits an audience of transport operators, and consulting firms and academic institutions involved in development, utilization or research of computer-aided planning and scheduling in public transport.

Officially cited as: Public Transp
  • Uses computer-aided methods and operations research techniques to improve public transport management
  • Covers information management, network and route planning, vehicle and crew scheduling and rostering, vehicle monitoring and management, and more
  • Publishes theoretical papers, case studies and applications

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  • Stefan Voß
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161 days
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405 days
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27,308 (2019)
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