Change search
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf
Adaptation patterns in trip chaining and trip tour behavior with congestion charges in Gothenburg.
KTH, School of Architecture and the Built Environment (ABE), Transport Science.
2015 (English)Independent thesis Advanced level (degree of Master (Two Years)), 20 credits / 30 HE creditsStudent thesis
Abstract [en]

Gothenburg introduced a time-of-day dependent cordon-based congestion

charging scheme in January 2013. This paper explores how the introduction

of the Gothenburg congestion charging scheme has affected trip tour and

trip chaining behavior, using panel surveys conducted in 2012 and 2013,

before and after the Gothenburg congestion charging began. This study

proposes a typology of trip tour and trip chaining behavior based on

organization of trips. Further, the study develops a series of indicators to

characterize trip chains and trip tours patterns. Descriptive analysis is used

to compare travel patterns before and after congestion pricing at the daylevel,

tour-level and stage-level. The analysis results show that car travelers

not only suppress activities to a small extent but also tend to have simpler

tour patterns after the congestion charges implementation. The adaptation

patterns reduce charges paid to some extent. In general, the reorganization

of activities taken from on the way from work/school to home contributes

greatly to reducing the congestion charges paid. A linear model is also

developed to identify the effects of socio-demographic factors and

contextual factors on the amount of charges paid based on panel data.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2015. , 66 p.
Series
TSC-MT, 15-015
Keyword [en]
Congestion charges, trip chaining, trip tour, adaptation pattern
National Category
Engineering and Technology
Identifiers
URN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-181943OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kth-181943DiVA: diva2:902095
Available from: 2016-02-10 Created: 2016-02-10

Open Access in DiVA

fulltext(2392 kB)87 downloads
File information
File name FULLTEXT01.pdfFile size 2392 kBChecksum SHA-512
1cd529966ce63fb6e424d6bb695a1bb5f23af2a3c883ae6aa5e5b1ed80fe0319d8fdd75bb7d8a1c005ace4a4e38f603184017e490c523051a6397e195664a89f
Type fulltextMimetype application/pdf

By organisation
Transport Science
Engineering and Technology

Search outside of DiVA

GoogleGoogle Scholar
Total: 87 downloads
The number of downloads is the sum of all downloads of full texts. It may include eg previous versions that are now no longer available

urn-nbn

Altmetric score

urn-nbn
Total: 155 hits
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf