BRT and Bus Priority Schemes

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Bus service is an integral part of the public transport backbone and may in many cities be the highest form of mass transit. Bus service not only act as feeder function for accessing higher order public transport (metro, LRT, etc.) but can offer the flexibility, capacity, and reliability needed in an urban environment if designed and operated carefully.

However, buses have to share the road with other traffic, and with continued urbanization and motorization, buses are also getting stuck in traffic- negatively impacting operational efficiency and level of service. As a result, there are a number of measures that can provide more priority to buses (which carry many more people than a private car) on the road, at junctions, etc. Bus priority schemes range from special treatments at junctions, dedicated bus lanes, bus only areas, to full Bus Rapid Transit.




1.     Introduction (30 min)

2.     Bus Operations and Bus Priority Rationale (45 min)

3.     Introduction to Bus Priority (60 min)

4.     justification of priority for public transport (45 min)

5.     Bus lanes and bus stop treatments (90 min)

6.     Traffic Signal Priority (TSP) (45 min)

7.     Group work: calculating impact of bus lane (15 min)



8.     BRT as a transport system concept (60 min)

9.     Planning of a BRT systems (90 min)

10.   Design of a BRT -part 1 (90 min)

11.   Design of a BRT - part 2 (90 min)

12.   Site visit/Group Work



13.  Practical examples BRT (90 min)

14.  Wrap up session and certificates (45 min)



Participation Fees


Until 27/10/2017

After 28/10/2017


1130 €

1510 €

Member « developing nations »*

830 €

1100 €


1530 €

2040 €

Non-member « developing nations »*

1030 €

1380 €

Group UITP Member (4 or +)

1060 €

Group UITP Member (4 or +) « developing nations »*

780 €

Group UITP non Member (4 or +)

1430 €

Group UITP non Member (4 or +) « developing nations »*

955 €

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* Participants from developing nations benefit from a special discount. Check here the list of eligible countries.

To register a group of 4 persons of more from the same organisation, please contact us:

Participation fees include:

  • Training instruction
  • Lunches and coffee breaks
  • All training documents: Binder including all presentations and supporting documents; Access to all training material via UITP's electronic library Mobi+ (after the training)

Groups generally consist of 25 participants and are limited to 30 in order to increase the learning experience and interaction during the programme. Places allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.

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Roads and Transport Authority Head Quarters Rashidiya. Dubai UAE



We have negotiated the following rates with hotels for your stay 26 - 30 November . Please mention the code 'UITP Event ' in order to avail these rates. 

Pullman Deira City Centre
Room Type:  Superior room
540/- AED per room/ per night- Single occupancy
** Tourism Dirham Fee of AED 20.00 per room per night apply ** Contacts :

Novotel Deira City Centre:
Room Type:  Superior room
510/- AED per room/ per night- Single occupancy
** Tourism Dirham Fee of AED 15.00 per room per night apply **
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IBIS Deira City Centre:
Room Type:  Superior room
300/- AED per room/ per night- Single occupancy
** Tourism Dirham Fee of AED 10.00 per room per night apply **
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Rate Inclusion:
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