Recommended Practice

Design of On-street Transit Stops and Access from Surrounding Areas


This Recommended Practice discusses ways to provide or improve connections to, from and at on-street transit stops, regardless of mode.

Document History
Document Number Version Publication Date Publication Related Information
APTA SUDS-UD-RP-005-12 Original 03/12/2012 Published Current


accessibility, land use, on-street transit stops, street connectivity, street design, transit-oriented development (TOD), urban design


 This Recommended Practice is intended to support transit agencies to actively pursue access improvements by describing the on-street stop design features and characteristics that improve or support access to transit.

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