Microtransit or General Public Demand-Response Transit Services: State of the Practice

Microtransit or General Public Demand-Response Transit Services: State of the Practice

This book provides a complete overview of microtransit, siting research publications, surveys, and case studies from current pilot programs happening throughout the country.

Key findings

Microtransit effectively acts as a a flex service and provides rides at a cost less than traditional private vehicle or ridesourcing option but more than a fixed-route transit service.

Microtransit services are typically offered in a more dense, urban areas and is partially funded by the private sector in areas where public transit needs are not met.

Services are reserved through the use of a smartphone with the option of having last minute or subscription services available.

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