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Fuzhou BRT

updated: 11 May 2019    Full page map    Fuzhou BRT photos

Fuzhou
Peak throughput (passengers / hr / direction): 1,750  North of Zengjiayuan Station, S-N, 2019.4.30, AM peak   
Year system commenced: 2019  Opened 21 March   
System name: Fuzhou BRT   
City centre peak hour speed: 17.8 km/hr  Surveys during 28-30 April 2019, 18.1 km/hr (SN); 17.5 km/hr (NS)   
Number of BRT stations: 10   
Segregated busways or bus-only roadways:    
Pre-board fare collection and fare verification:    

Performance

Peak throughput (passengers / hr / direction): 1,750  North of Zengjiayuan Station, S-N, 2019.4.30, AM peak   
Peak buses / hr / direction: 41  Zengjiayuan station, S-N, AM peak, 2019.4.30   
City centre peak hour speed: 17.8 km/hr  Surveys during 28-30 April 2019, 18.1 km/hr (SN); 17.5 km/hr (NS)   
Full corridor peak hour speed: 17.8 km/hr  Surveys during 28-30 April 2019, 18.1 km/hr (SN); 17.5 km/hr (NS)   
BRT system coverage (2-way roads) (1 fare): 81 km   
Operational mode: direct-service   
Routes operating both inside & outside BRT roads: 9   
Routes operating only in busway corridors: 0   
System passenger-trips per day: 58,000  data from Bus Company (operator)   
Average bus occupancy (peak direction & point): 41   
Highest full-day boardings at a single station: 3,122  Zengjiayuan station, data from bus company, 2019.4.13   
Network of routes and corridors     
High peak period operational speed (>20km/hr)     
Faster than a trotting donkey     
Buses operating both in & out of BRT corridors     
Most bus passengers in BRT corridors carried by BRT buses     
Net time saving for bus passengers in corridor     
Throughput >20,000 passengers/hr (one direction)     
Throughput >10,000 passengers/hr (one direction)     
Carries more than a mixed traffic lane (2500 pphpd)     

Vehicles & ITS

Fleet of special BRT buses: 134   
Fleet of regular buses using BRT stations: 0   
Fleet of 18m or larger BRT buses: 0   
Fleet of integrated BRT feeder buses: 0   
Type of fare collection / verification technology: Card, cash, Alipay   
Location of bus doorways: Both sides  traffic is on the right   
Number of doors in BRT buses: 3  1 on left side, 2 on right side   
BRT vehicle length: 10.5m   
No. of seats in 12m BRT buses: 21  10.5m buses   
BRT vehicle fuel: electric   
BRT bus manufacturer: CRRC Corp. Ltd.   
Real-time next bus information displays     
Distinctive BRT buses     
Sliding doors in BRT stations     
Low-emission vehicle technology (≥Euro III)     
Automated fare collection and fare verification     
System control centre     
High-quality passenger information on buses     
Audio announcements on BRT buses     
Real-time CCTV surveillance at all stations     

Other

BRT Standard score (GOLD, SILVER, BRONZE): SILVER  82, including 3 point speed deduction   
Year system commenced: 2019  Opened 21 March   
System name: Fuzhou BRT   
Lead local design / planning work: Guangzhou Municipal Engineering Design Research Institute   
Distinctive marketing identity for system     


Infrastructure

Number of BRT stations: 10   
Stations with functioning passing lanes: 0   
Most station substops: 1   
Location of busway lanes: Centre of roadway   
Longest BRT station (non terminal): 50m   
Shortest BRT station: 50m   
Total length of dedicated busway: 5.52 km   
Length including mixed traffic portions: 5.52 km   
Station platform width (including walls & doors): 5m   
Station platform height: 35cm   
Average distance between stations: 613m   
Number of corridors: 1   
Number of BRT terminals: 1  Railway station   
Number of BRT depots: 1  Railway station   
Segregated busways or bus-only roadways     
Enhanced station (more than just a bus shelter)     
Overtaking lanes at more than 75% of stations     
Bike sharing in vicinity of BRT stations     
Wheelchair accessible stations     
Distinctive BRT stations     
>1 substop at >75% of stations (requires overtaking)     
Includes BRT-only tunnels or bridges     
>1 stop position at stopping area at >75% of stations     
Stations away from intersections     
Station size based on passenger demand     
Full weather protection on most station platforms     
Full weather protection on all station platforms     
Covered station access     
Escalators/lifts at >20% of stations with bridges/tunnels     
Signal priority or grade separation at intersections     
Level boarding and alighting     
High-quality passenger information at stations     
Bicycle parking at BRT stations     
Segregated bike lanes along main corridor(s)     
Improvements to nearby public space     
Physical BRT laneway dividers     

Regulation & costs

Fare type (flat fare or distance-based): flat fare   
Median cash fare: 1 yuan   
Median smart card fare: 1 yuan   
BRT bus operator(s): Fuzhou Public Transport Co. Ltd.   
Operating hours: 6:30am-9:30pm   
Infrastructure financing source: ADB, City Govt   
More than one BRT bus operator     
Pre-board fare collection and fare verification     
Competitively bid operating contracts     
Payment per bus-kilometre rather than per passenger     
No operational subsidy from government     subsidy needed
Buses paid for by operators rather than government     
Oversight from an independent entity/agency     
BRT authority plans and controls the system     

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