Problems of Quality of Public Transportation Systems in Smart Cities—Smoothness and Disruptions in Urban Traffic

  • Grzegorz KarońEmail author
  • Renata Żochowska
Part of the Lecture Notes in Intelligent Transportation and Infrastructure book series (LNITI)


Analysis of the smoothness flows of public transport vehicles on selected tram and bus lines has been presented. The need of priority services for public transport systems in agglomeration ITS system has been justified. The concept of the logical architecture of ITS for urban agglomeration area has been presented too.


ITS services ITS conception Priority service for public transport Smoothness of public transport service In-vehicle time Waiting (wasted) time Delay of public transport vehicles Perceived travel time Utility function 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of TransportSilesian University of TechnologyKatowicePoland

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