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Factors Affecting Travel Times on Urban Radial Routes.

May, A.D. and Montgomery, F.O. (1984) Factors Affecting Travel Times on Urban Radial Routes. Working Paper. Institute of Transport Studies, University of Leeds , Leeds, UK.

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Abstract

This paper presents the results-of a study of peak period travel times and potential causal factors conducted over a one year period on five radial routes. It describes the hypotheses tested and the survey design adopted and then presents results for inter-vehicle variation in travel time within 250 15 minute periods and for inter-period variation based on 1018 moving observer runs. Moving observer results are found to depend on flow over the previous half hour, and a modified time series analysis used to demonstrate this is outlinzd. The contriuhtion of other explanatory variables is also presented.

Item Type: Monograph (Working Paper)
Copyright, Publisher and Additional Information: Copyright of the Institute of Transport Studies, University Of Leeds
Institution: The University of Leeds
Academic Units: The University of Leeds > Faculty of Environment (Leeds) > Institute for Transport Studies (Leeds)
Depositing User: Adrian May
Date Deposited: 14 Jun 2007
Last Modified: 05 Jun 2014 12:22
Published Version: http://www.its.leeds.ac.uk/
Status: Published
Publisher: Institute of Transport Studies, University of Leeds
Identification Number: Working Paper 177
URI: http://eprints.whiterose.ac.uk/id/eprint/2362

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