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    Ex-ante evaluation of accessibility impacts of Crossrail projects in London

    Trilla Cisa, D. and Barros, Joana (2021) Ex-ante evaluation of accessibility impacts of Crossrail projects in London. In: GISRUK 2021, 14-16 April 2021, Cardiff, Wales, UK (Online). (Unpublished)

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    Abstract

    This paper presents a study on employment accessibility in London with the future addition of Crossrail I and II to the public transport network and its impact towards equity. Two different accessibility measures have been used to calculate access to all jobs and to low-income jobs. Travel times and monetary costs have been estimated using OpenTripPlanner and public transport schedules acquired in the GTFS format. The results have shown that outer boroughs will see a larger increase in accessibility levels due to the implementation of Crossrail services. The contribution towards equity in transport, however, would be minor.

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    Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
    School: School of Social Sciences, History and Philosophy > Department of Geography
    Depositing User: Joana Barros
    Date Deposited: 10 May 2022 13:11
    Last Modified: 10 May 2022 13:59
    URI: https://eprints.bbk.ac.uk/id/eprint/47987

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