Skip to main content

Bus Lanes

Volume 929: debated on Wednesday 6 April 1977

The text on this page has been created from Hansard archive content, it may contain typographical errors.


asked the Secretary of State for Transport what study he is making of the effectiveness of bus lanes.

The effects of bus lanes on buses, other traffic and road safety are the subject of many recent and current studies by the Deparment and TRRL in collaboration with local authorities.

asked the Secretary of State for Transport if he will make a statement on the effectiveness of bus priority lanes, reducing delays in journey times through congested traffic.

Bus lanes, when satisfactorily located and designed, can reduce bus journey times without appreciably delaying other traffic.