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Transit assignment: why logit based methods are required for modelling South African Transit networks

Hayes G., Venter C. (2017)

36th Southern African Transport Conference (SATC 2017)

Does public transport accessibility enhance subjective well-being? A study of the City of Johannesburg

Lionjanga N., Venter C. (2018)

Research in Transportation Economics

Segmenting the Market for New Modes using Stated and Revealed Preferences

Venter C. (2018)

Transportation Research Record

The equity impacts of bus rapid transit: A review of the evidence and implications for sustainable transport

Venter C., Jennings G., Hidalgo D., Valderrama A. (2017)

International Journal of Sustainable Transportation


What we do

We support the successful deployment of BRT, through the identification and effective communication of the conditions necessary for success at the strategic, tactical and operational decision levels.


BRT Data is a website developed by EMBARQ and our Centre of Excellence, which includes information about bus rapid transit (BRT) systems, buses with a high level of service (BHLS) as well as improved bus corridors.

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Passengers per day


Number of cities

33,325,884 +

Passengers per day



4998kms +

Total Length