Park-n-Ride

A type of transit facility generally located on the periphery of a heavily urbanized area that provides a large amount of parking. lntermodal transfers may also be available. The park-n-ride is often situated adjacent to the intersection of, or along, major arterial roads. This transit facility intercepts and decreases vehicular traffic from peripheral areas that might otherwise directly access major urban destination points. Park-n-rides may be served by high capacity bus or rail. The majority of users access park-n-rides by auto.