US, WASHINGTON (ORDO NEWS) — Experts at Oliver Wyman, a consulting firm, have published a ranking of cities with the best transportation systems.
To assess the quality of transport systems, the urban mobility index was used. Experts evaluated factors such as infrastructure, regulation, housing suitability, and user experience.
The authors of the study also note that the latest technologies can become an important factor for the development of urban transport systems in the future.
Below we will talk about 10 cities of the world with the best transport systems.
Berlin is a major transport hub, as well as the financial, economic, political and cultural center of Germany. In Berlin, 5334 km of roads, of which 66 km are highways, and 2100 bridges.
Seoul is the capital of South Korea, as well as a major economic, industrial and transportation hub of the country. Seoul Metro in terms of passenger traffic is one of the leading places in Asia. Also, the city has developed a network of ground urban transport.
Beijing is the capital of China, its political and cultural center. This is the largest railway and road junction and one of the main air hubs in the country.
Helsinki is the capital of Finland. This city has repeatedly been included in the list of the most comfortable cities in the world for living. The main international air hub in Finland is Helsinki-Vantaa Airport, located 20 km from the center of the capital and operating direct flights around the world.
Tokyo is the political, economic, cultural and financial center of Japan. Rail is the main form of public transport in Tokyo. It carries tens of millions of passengers daily.
5. New York
New York is a major cultural, financial and economic center not only in the United States, but throughout the world. An important means of moving around the city is the subway, and a network of ground transportation is also developed.
Shanghai is an important cultural and financial center of China. Among other things, it is the largest seaport in the country and in the world.
London – Capital of the UK. One of the main means of transportation here is the subway. A network of city buses has been developed. Among other things, London is an important air hub connecting the country with other countries and continents of the world.
Amsterdam is the political, cultural and economic capital of the Netherlands. Amsterdam is famous for the fact that bicycles are widely used here, which has a positive impact on the ecological condition of the city. All the necessary conditions are created for bicycles, a network of bicycle paths is developed.
Singapore is a large city with a developed transport infrastructure. He took a leading position in the ranking of the consulting firm Oliver Wyman. In addition, the Singapore seaport is considered one of the largest not only in Asia, but also in the world.
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