Demand Responsive Transport is not “a sticking plaster for bus cuts” according to CBT blog

Demand Responsive Transport is not “a sticking plaster for bus cuts” according to CBT blog

Bus Users has long argued that Demand Responsive Transport (DRT) is not the answer to all needs. Dick Fowler, a bus campaigner in Lincolnshire, explains why it's failing passengers in his area in a guest blog for Campaign for Better Transport.

The blog points to a review by Transport Focus on DRT which suggests that: "Some kinds of demand responsive transport can provide an attractive service, especially for older and disabled people, but it is not clear that it currently offers a good alternative to conventional bus services for other transport users, especially younger people".

You can read the blog in full by clicking here

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