Bus Rapid Transit in the People's Republic of China

Publication | February 2009
Bus Rapid Transit in the People's Republic of China

Prioritizing urban public transport is recognized by the People's Republic of China as one solution, of which BRT systems are an option.

Highlights

  • Sustainable transport policy limits, rather than promotes the use of private vehicles.
  • As a mass transit option, Bus Rapid Transit systems cost ten times less and are quicker to construct than metro systems.