Multiagency Electronic Fare Payment Systems
technology - ticketing systems, planning - surveys, literature review - literature review, place - north america
electronic fare payment systems (EFPS), multimodal, multiagency environments
TRB's Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Synthesis 125: Multiagency Electronic Fare Payment Systems describes the current practice, challenges, and benefits of utilizing electronic fare payment systems (EFPS), such as smart cards. This synthesis reviews current systems and identifies their major challenges and benefits; describes the use of electronic fare systems in multimodal, multiagency environments; and reviews next-generation approaches through existing implementation case examples.
Permission to publish the abstract has been given by Transportation Research Board, Washington, copyright remains with them.
Okunieff, P. (2017). Multiagency Electronic Fare Payment Systems. Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Synthesis 125, pp. 121. Published by Transportation Research Board of the National Academies, Washington, DC.