Public Bike Sharing System

Public Bike Sharing System

The idea of an open bike sharing system is by and large sincerely embraced by the Ministry of Urban Development, Government of India. In such manner, the MoUD established a Bicycle Promotion Committee which held its first gathering on 26.07.2011 in New Delhi. The essential rationale of this advisory group was to underline the significance of presenting bikes inside a Self maintainable Public Bicycle Sharing (PBS) plot structure in urban territories. 

Smart City Development Corporation Limited intends to acquaint a Cycle Sharing System with give a minimal effort, ecologically well disposed versatility alternative to city occupants under PAN city task of Smart City Mission. Cycle sharing is an adaptable arrangement of customized open transport. Cycles are accessible in a firmly divided system of semi-mechanized stations. Clients can look at cycles at one station and return them to some other station in the system. 

Cycle sharing is a key component in a city's procedure to extend the utilization of manageable transport modes. Cycle sharing is relied upon to support the utilization of open transport by giving vital last-mile availability to the BRT framework, in this way growing the catchment zones for the locale's travel frameworks. 

The framework will be coordinated with the BRT framework through the area of its stations and the ITS framework. By urging a move to maintainable modes, the Cycle Sharing System will diminish reliance on autos, lessen traffic clog, vehicle outflows, and interest for engine vehicle leaving. What's more, the framework will grow the wellbeing and health advantages of bike transport to new clients. At long last, the framework will bolster the change of lanes to move toward becoming situations where people on foot and bicyclists feel protected and agreeable. The stations would cover the "catchment zone" of the BRT. This will guarantee that the first and last mile availability to individuals living in the catchment region is accommodated. Significance will be given to put stations close essential business, social, instructive, regulatory, and private and vacation destination focuses in the catchment region.


PBS has differing benefits by expanding the Non-Motorized Transport. It diminishes the utilization of exclusive vehicles diminishing the contamination of the city and in this way expands the natural and air quality. 

As PBS is intended to understand the First and Last mile availability, it improves the accommodation of the general population being the most dependable method of transport. PBS additionally upgrades improved street security and assumes a critical job in structure up a more advantageous society. 

PBS goes about as feeder to Existing BRT framework expanding the productivity of BRT. On other hand it diminishes congestion of the Public Transport by expanded utilization of PBS for little and medium excursions.
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