Annex 6 Limitation of Conventional Bus Priority Lanes: Case Studies

Summary of Maximum Passenger Flows on Bus Only Lanes

Based on the above case studies, the capacity of bus only lanes in each city can be summarized as in Table 1.

Table 1 Summary of Maximum Passenger Flows on Bus Only Lanes

City Width of BOLs (m) Maximum Flow of Buses (phpd) Maximum Passenger Flow (pphpd) Maximum Number of Routes
Tehera 8 n.a. 7,000 12
Taipei 7 200 6,000 n.a.
Guanzhou 14 n.a. 25,000(*) 23
Sao Paulo 15 200 20,000 6
Kunming 7 n.a. 7,500 n.a.
Seoul 15 n.a. 12,500 n.a.
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