Advantages Of Public Transportation

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Public transportation comprises all transport facilities in which passengers do not use their personal means of transportation to travel. It includes shared taxis, buses, and trains. Public transportation is of essence to passengers, due to the fact that it offers opportunity to move from one location to the other with ease. Public transportation performs a lot of functions for passengers. It enhances the quality of life in societies on condition that it provides safe, efficient and inexpensive transportation services. Besides, the ease of use (availability) and cost effectiveness of public transport services is imperative to guaranteeing a resilient economy and improving mobility. Societies also benefits from the availability of public transportation…show more content…
The vast majority are presently exceedingly reliant on private motorize travel (Ellaway et al. 2003). This wonder was caused in view of appeal of auto and individuals love to drive (Beirão and Sarsfield Cabral 2007). An expanded private mechanization has brought about an expanded movement clog which thusly result in longer travel times for some individuals (Beirão and Sarsfield Cabral 2007; Asri and Hidayat 2005) In addition to congestion, private mechanization is additionally influencing the wellbeing of helpless street clients (Kodukula 2009), high utilization of non-inexhaustible asset (Aßmann and Sieber 2005), and makes genuine danger the nature of human conditions (Goodwin 1996; Greene and Wegener 1997). So as to forestall more caused by this expansion in mechanization it is profoundly prescribed by numerous analysts and open leaders to give an alluring open transport benefit as an option transport mode in numerous urban…show more content…
Bus as a form of public transportation means motor vehicle with motive power, except a trailer (Wijaya, 2009) designed for carrying more than 10 persons (including the driver), that is used to transport adults and/or children, unless otherwise noted. 5.0 METHODOLOGY 5.1 Questionnaire Data were collected using questionnaire, the most common tool to evaluate the similar aim. Data analysis using statistical tool carried out in two ways, to investigate both global and local satisfaction on public bus transport. 5.2 Respondents Target respondent is a person that is in the range of age between 15 and 60, living in Jakarta and Jogjakarta and has the experience of using public bus transport. The ages range 15 to 60 years old chosen because people in these ages have a routine commute travel behavior and probably has taken public bus transport as their mode of choice. From the age of 15, the children usually have to go to school that is not in their own neighborhood. After age of 60, people usually do not have routine commuter behavior because they already
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