Payal Behera


Travel Demand Analysis for Surat

This studio aims to provide an understanding of the Strategic Urban Transportation Plan for the city of Surat and its Preparation Process. First, a baseline assessment of different transport sub-systems of the city was done and then issues were identified. Based on a long-term vision and objectives, two alternative scenarios were developed with different strategies. Scenario evaluation was undertaken to propose a possible set of transport proposals with two different growth concepts. 

Report Content

City Context

City Growth Analysis

Road Network and Trip Characteristics

Public Transport system

Existing Travel Demand Analysis

Business as Usual Scenario

Growth Concept, Aim, Objective, Strategies

Alternate Scenario Population, Employment, Road Network and Public Transport

Proposed Scenario Travel Demand Analysis

Comparison Between Scenarios and Key Learnings