Bike-sharing systems in Beijing, Shanghai and Hangzhou and their impact on travel behavior

1pm, April 26th, 2017

This paper examines three bike-sharing systems in China and investigates their impacts on travel behavior based on a questionnaire survey. It discusses the impacts on travel behavior in each city. It explains the reasons for customers’ preferences within the bike-sharing systems, and estimates the effect of substituting bicycles for other modes of travel.