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A network dataset representing different modes of transportation e.g. walking, driving, railways

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What files do you need to begin the process of creating a public transportation multimodal network in QGIS? [closed]

I have never created a multimodal network from scratch before. I want to use General Transit Feed Specification (GTFS).txt files for a New York MTA public transportation network. What files do I need ...
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Calculate lengths by mode in network analyst

I have a multi-modal network (Rail, Roads and River/Ocean) for network analyst. I am calculating travel costs along the multi-modal network. I get a total length field, but is there anyway to get a ...
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Using travel costs ($) as impedance in ArcGIS Network Analyst?

I am building a multimodal network with 4 modes (Walking, bike, bus and metro) using ArcGIS Desktop 10.5. Now i would like to use costs in $ as an impedance for the best (thus cheapest) route. ...
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Merging Urban Paths and ITN data in a network

I have an ITN network created within ArcMap. I also have urban paths data for the same area. I would like to merge both datasets into one network. I would like the network to be multimodal. I cannot ...
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Cycle Routing in ArcMap

I'm currently working on a project based around cycling. I need to know which dataset I should get hold of which will allow me to create a multimodal network in Network Analyst so that when I run the ...
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Network Analyst for Roads, Planes, and Ferries?

I'm trying to find out if there's a good way to test best travel routes in Alaska that involves land, sea, and air options. I've worked with Network Analyst so I know how to make and analyze a road ...
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Mapzen Turn-by-Turn routing in Leaflet Routing Machine with costings: "multimodal"

I wanto to setup a routing service for my leaflet map. The Route should route over pedestrian, train or bus. Mapzen Turn-by-Turn Routing is exactly providing this by using the option: costing: "...
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Which Network Analyst tool(s) or other geoprocessing tool(s) would be useful for this analysis? [closed]

I have been doing GIS for a few years now but never Network Analyst so I thought I would give this a go. I've built a multimodal network. Question I want to solve: Using street center lines (walking) ...
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Configuring Travel Modes in ArcGIS Network Analyst? [closed]

I am a new user of ArcGis and I am trying to do the exercises provided on the ESRI website for Network Analyst (https://desktop.arcgis.com/en/desktop/latest/guide-books/extensions/network-analyst/...
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When to add impedances to network dataset? [closed]

I am using ArcGIS 10.2 for desktop and will be using point and click to digitise a cycle network shapefile and network data sets then use model builder or python. My aim is to assess the ...
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Switching Costs in a Multi-Modal Network Database in ArcGIS

I am constructing a multi-modal transportation network using Network Analysis on ArcGIS. I have data on roads, railway, and rivers for the U.S. My goal is to calculate an Origin-Destination matrix of ...
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What is the math behind Avoid High, Medium, low in Network Analyst and can it be changed ?

When you are creating the network, in the attribute section you can define restrictions. Of such restrictions are Avoid High,Medium, Low and Prefer High, Medium, Low can someone mathematically explain ...
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How to force network analyst to use metero station?

I'm new to use multimodal network analyst .I use esri tutorial for multimodal network analyst.It was very interesting for me .What i need is that i want to force network analyst to use metero station ...
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How to draw a simple bus network that works with pgRouting?

What I'm I doing wrong? I've created a new shape layer for lines, I've enabled snapping with 5 map units for that layer. When I draw a line between two of the stops I get a purple marker when I'm at ...
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Finding shortest route for cyclist that can switch between road layer and cycle path anywhere they intersect?

I have two data layers that I want to use in a network analysis for the shortest route analysis for a cyclist: road network cycle paths I want to find a shortest route for a cyclist that can switch ...
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Is it possible to have a multi-modal network in QGIS? [closed]

I would like to design a multimodal network in QGIS and connect it with real-time traffic data (for road, rail and inland waterway). Is it possible to have a multimodal network in QGIS? And how can I ...
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Multimodal network v.s. single mode network [closed]

I created a multimodal network with rail, bus, and pedestrian network, and generated a 15 min service area (blue in the attached figure). I also created a single mode network with only pedestrian ...
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How do I merge two networks if they don't share nodes?

I have a street network and a subway network and I want to create a multi-modal network to analyze for Service Areas. The problem is that the two networks do not share nodes, and if a point is on one ...
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Clipping without cutting features

I want to create a multimodal network dataset for the city of Montreal. I have roads and transit lines features for Quebec province (where Montreal is). Because I need the features limited to Montreal ...
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How to connect stops to road for network dataset?

I have three files that cover a bus route network, road network and bus stops. I want the bus stops to be the connections between the road network and the bus route. When I try and build the network ...
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Driving directions and multi-modal route planning service for a city with OpenStreetMap data

First off I'd like to mention that I've never come close to anything-GIS until a few weeks ago when I thought of this. So please expect some layman's questions. I'm looking to create driving ...
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ArcGIS 10.1 Network Analysis- How do I get appropriate network dataset?

I have acquired London road dataset from the Open Street Map however after creating and building the network dataset in ArcCatalogue the solve tool could not return the routes because of errors no ...
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Does multimodal network need physical intersection between point (terminal) and line (rail or road)?

I have created a network dataset with rail, road, and intermodal terminals and set up the connectivity so that you can only travel in-between the two at the terminals. Terminals realistically can be ...
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How to indicate a change in transport mode for directions in a multimodal dataset

When I solve a route and generate directions for my multimodal dataset, the end product is not very user friendly: The pedestrian started walking along Main Street and then boarded a bus to travel ...
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How to create a multimodal network?

How to add waterways and railroads without turn restrictions into the previously created street network dataset with turn restrictions, in order to create a multimodal network? For a university ...
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Multimodal route analysis not yielding correct results

I asked this question a while ago about a route in a multimodal network dataset not using all forms of transport available. While the answer worked at the time, I am now in a similar situation again. ...
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Connect overlapping lines?

I am currently trying to build my first multimodal network using ArcGis 9.2. This is a test using simple data of what I will need to do later with more complex data. Here is my data: layer 1: One ...
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Adding transportation schedules to a network dataset

How do I add transportation schedules to a multimodal network dataset? For example, Bus 1 runs between 08:00 and 16:00, and Bus 2 between 14:00 and 23:00. If a passenger wants to solve for a route ...
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Creating transfer edges in multimodal network dataset

I have three feature classes: Bus Stops, Routes and Streets. The points are not coincident on vertices of either of the line feature classes - they are located next to the routes (red line): The line ...
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Solving route in multimodal network dataset does not use all forms of transport available?

After having completed Exercise 2 in the official Esri Network Analyst Tutorial, I decided to find a route in the multimodal dataset, to see how it functions. After adding several network locations ...
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Entering stops in published multimodal ArcGIS network service?

I have created a multimodal network that works fine in Desktop, but my question is more related to publishing a multimodal network dataset as a network service. I have looked for an example of this, ...
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Do Network Services support Multimodal Networks (ArcGIS 10.1, Network Analyst Extension)?

Do Network Services support Multimodal Networks (ArcGIS 10.1)? I'm assuming that multimodal networks are supported, but I am troubleshooting and just want to be sure.
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