A Study on the Optimization of the Bus Network and Exclusive Bus Lane Planning for the City of Tianjin

The objective of this study is to assist the transport authorities of Tianjin to comprehensively improve the service level of Tianjin’s bus system through bus network and bus lane planning, and thus improve the efficiency and climate friendliness of the city’s public transit network. The study assesses identified problems related to Tianjin’s bus network and operation, and then proposes macro development strategies as well as detailed optimization suggestions to tackle these, for the 2021-2025 period.