Comparing British transport with global networks

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Paul Comfort, host of the Transit Unplugged podcast and former CEO of Maryland Transit Administration (MTA) in Baltimore, recently visited the UK to interview transport leaders for his podcast. Here he outlines what he learnt and compares UK public transport with the rest of the world

I recently spent a week in the UK visiting top public transport leaders to learn how they approach the increasing demands for mobility in their nation. After speaking with them and touring many of their operations, I identified some commonalities and key differences with how things work in North America and around the world.

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