5 Secrets to Bike Share Success
The Institute for Transportation and Development Policy (ITDP) has recently published The Bike-Share Planning Guide, a comprehensive and well researched report that examines many of the 600 bike-share systems from around the world to establish best practices for everything from how to conduct a feasibility study to how to develop a sustainable financial model.
In an infographic summarizing their work, ITDP details the top five components of a successful system:
- Station Density
- Bikes per Resident
- Coverage Area
- Quality Bikes
- Easy-to-Use Stations