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Kings Point to Point Transit
Kings Point to Point Transit
Published: 2016/08/24
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What is Kings Point to Point Transit?
What is Kings Point to Point Transit?
Published: 2016/08/23
Channel: Kings Point to Point Transit
High-Coverage Point-to-Point Transit (HCPPT)
High-Coverage Point-to-Point Transit (HCPPT)
Published: 2012/08/12
Channel: anteater92697
The Kings Point to Point Bus
The Kings Point to Point Bus
Published: 2016/08/24
Channel: Kings Point to Point Transit
The Kings Point to Point Vans
The Kings Point to Point Vans
Published: 2016/08/24
Channel: Kings Point to Point Transit
Ford Transit - Adding Amps To The CCP
Ford Transit - Adding Amps To The CCP
Published: 2016/06/05
Channel: Cargo Van Conversion
Set up total station over a point
Set up total station over a point
Published: 2016/04/06
Channel: Saffron Grant
point to point connecetion of low cost airlines vs. HUB-system
point to point connecetion of low cost airlines vs. HUB-system
Published: 2014/06/03
Channel: Virtueller Assistent
Transit Point
Transit Point
Published: 2017/05/26
Channel: TheKarunaProductions
SwimWithSwain: Transit to Starting Point
SwimWithSwain: Transit to Starting Point
Published: 2016/12/20
Channel: Christopher Swain
⁴ᴷ Motorman
⁴ᴷ Motorman's Point of View - 1910s BRT Standards from the Transit Museum to Rockaway Park
Published: 2016/09/06
Channel: Dj Hammers
What is AUTOMATED GUIDEWAY TRANSIT? What does AUTOMATED GUIDEWAY TRANSIT mean?
What is AUTOMATED GUIDEWAY TRANSIT? What does AUTOMATED GUIDEWAY TRANSIT mean?
Published: 2017/07/24
Channel: The Audiopedia
Transit Frequency - 2016
Transit Frequency - 2016
Published: 2016/10/30
Channel: Nick Wiedemann
What Is The Meaning Of Transit Flight?
What Is The Meaning Of Transit Flight?
Published: 2017/07/19
Channel: good SPARKY
Transit Point
Transit Point
Published: 2009/02/11
Channel: SAFIMTV
Point to point Ethernet Overview
Point to point Ethernet Overview
Published: 2015/04/23
Channel: Paul Botham
Transit Point
Transit Point
Published: 2016/06/20
Channel: Joh Z
Dover Transit Center: Transfer Point For DART Buses In Kent County
Dover Transit Center: Transfer Point For DART Buses In Kent County
Published: 2016/08/03
Channel: RishayanPorMexico
New Jersey Transit Trains At Point Pleasant Beach
New Jersey Transit Trains At Point Pleasant Beach
Published: 2016/10/20
Channel: Millenniumforce
Calais: The French migrant transit point that never ceases to be
Calais: The French migrant transit point that never ceases to be
Published: 2017/06/23
Channel: FRANCE 24 English
Demand Responsive Transit (DRT) Simulation
Demand Responsive Transit (DRT) Simulation
Published: 2015/04/20
Channel: Shunyuan Fang
Black Ops 2 Transit Point Storing! Guide
Black Ops 2 Transit Point Storing! Guide
Published: 2012/12/28
Channel: NightmareRHVsGaming
Point to Point Transport (Taxis and Hire Vehicles) Bill 2016 | 22 June 2016
Point to Point Transport (Taxis and Hire Vehicles) Bill 2016 | 22 June 2016
Published: 2016/06/22
Channel: Jenny Aitchison, MP
Special Thanks to Point of Change Transit! Yeatman STL
Special Thanks to Point of Change Transit! Yeatman STL
Published: 2013/04/23
Channel: TruthLulz
Takuya Matsumoto - Transit Oasis Point
Takuya Matsumoto - Transit Oasis Point
Published: 2016/12/09
Channel: FoodBlog 313
How to Plan Your Next Trip with Connect Transit
How to Plan Your Next Trip with Connect Transit
Published: 2017/05/17
Channel: Connect Transit TV
What is TRANSPORT HUB? What does TRANSPORT HUB mean? TRANSPORT HUB meaning, definition & explanation
What is TRANSPORT HUB? What does TRANSPORT HUB mean? TRANSPORT HUB meaning, definition & explanation
Published: 2016/09/04
Channel: The Audiopedia
ELF solar car-bike for driver + 2 kids, equals 1800mpg
ELF solar car-bike for driver + 2 kids, equals 1800mpg
Published: 2017/02/26
Channel: Kirsten Dirksen
Apple Maps gets transit options for Paris
Apple Maps gets transit options for Paris
Published: 2017/04/26
Channel: Geospatial Media
IGP: Militants Plan To Exploit Tawau As Transit Point To Philippines
IGP: Militants Plan To Exploit Tawau As Transit Point To Philippines
Published: 2017/01/26
Channel: NEWS ENGLISH
Candidate Ciattarelli Takes NJ Transit, Outlines Five-Point Plan for Agency
Candidate Ciattarelli Takes NJ Transit, Outlines Five-Point Plan for Agency
Published: 2017/05/10
Channel: NJTV News
Transit Point Testimonial--K.V. Raman
Transit Point Testimonial--K.V. Raman
Published: 2016/06/28
Channel: The Transit Point
70 killed in Syria blast targeting transit point for evacuees
70 killed in Syria blast targeting transit point for evacuees
Published: 2017/04/16
Channel: New China TV
Transit - I Think I Know You (Official Music Video)
Transit - I Think I Know You (Official Music Video)
Published: 2012/06/28
Channel: riserecords
China Futuristic Transport Concept 2016   Transit Elevated Bus TEB
China Futuristic Transport Concept 2016 Transit Elevated Bus TEB
Published: 2016/05/26
Channel: Arun Sharma
RRTS-Rixa Rapid Transport System - An innovative point to Point Public Transport System for INDIA
RRTS-Rixa Rapid Transport System - An innovative point to Point Public Transport System for INDIA
Published: 2013/12/01
Channel: Utpal Mistry
「PORTAL POINT」‐transit sharestyle office‐
「PORTAL POINT」‐transit sharestyle office‐
Published: 2012/04/18
Channel: PORTALPOINT2012
Las Cruces City Council Approves Changes To Roadrunner Transit
Las Cruces City Council Approves Changes To Roadrunner Transit
Published: 2016/03/22
Channel: KRWGnews
Kingston Transit
Kingston Transit's new transfer point at Cataraqui Centre (CKWS Morning Show)
Published: 2017/01/12
Channel: TheCityofKingston
Bus Terminal Polio transit point
Bus Terminal Polio transit point
Published: 2017/05/01
Channel: Shaheen Afridi
News360 - Ghana Tagged Transit Point For Child Trafficking - 8/2/2015
News360 - Ghana Tagged Transit Point For Child Trafficking - 8/2/2015
Published: 2015/02/09
Channel: TV3 NETWORK LIMITED GHANA
TRANSIT - À Point Theatre Company
TRANSIT - À Point Theatre Company
Published: 2013/01/15
Channel: apointtheatre
Refugees choose Turkey as transit point and destination
Refugees choose Turkey as transit point and destination
Published: 2017/01/02
Channel: CGTN
Basheerbagh a transit point for Ganesh rallies - Tv9
Basheerbagh a transit point for Ganesh rallies - Tv9
Published: 2015/09/27
Channel: TV9 Telugu
The Unknown Kg Sg Melayu, the Bird Transit Point.
The Unknown Kg Sg Melayu, the Bird Transit Point.
Published: 2012/11/25
Channel: CitizenJournalistsMY
The highest transit point DAY15
The highest transit point DAY15
Published: 2016/06/01
Channel: Tatai Vlog
Transit to Myrtle Point
Transit to Myrtle Point
Published: 2016/06/19
Channel: Ron Hickman
Housatonic Area Regional Transit 2015 35ft Gillig BRT Low Floors @ Danbury Pulse Point
Housatonic Area Regional Transit 2015 35ft Gillig BRT Low Floors @ Danbury Pulse Point
Published: 2016/03/11
Channel: Caitsith810
Солнце — транзитный пункт ? 2017The sun - a transit point? 👹
Солнце — транзитный пункт ? 2017The sun - a transit point? 👹
Published: 2017/05/08
Channel: Мистика.Необъяснимое.Наука.НЛО.Паранормальное .
Getting Transit Directions On Your Mac (#1149)
Getting Transit Directions On Your Mac (#1149)
Published: 2015/11/11
Channel: macmostvideo
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Point-to-point transit refers to a transportation system in which a plane, bus, or train travels directly to a destination, rather than going through a central hub. This differs from the spoke-hub distribution paradigm in which the transportation goes to a central location where passengers change to another train, bus, or plane to reach their destination.

Use in airlines[edit]

The point-to-point model is used widely by low cost carriers, including Allegiant Air and Southwest Airlines in the U.S., and European carriers such as Ryanair, easyJet and Wizzair.[1] Many such airlines sell each flight leg independently and have no concept of round-trip ticketing or connecting flights so baggage must be collected and rechecked even to transfer between flights booked at the same time on the same airline. Although there are many point-to-point airlines, most have at least a "homebase" airport where most flights originate or depart. The United States airport system was point-to-point, controlled by CAB, until deregulation late 1960s/early 1970s, and eventually the 1978 Airline Deregulation Act when they switched to the hub concept, until the advent of low-cost carriers, when point-to-point air transport increased. Some full-service network carriers operate the point-to-point model alongside the hub-and-spoke system for certain high-density routes between focus cities. In Europe, for example, most traditional full-service airlines operate seasonal point-to-point service outside their hubs to serve Mediterranean and Alpine holiday resorts.

Advantages[edit]

  • It eliminates the need for connections.[2]
  • It considerably reduces travel time.[2]
  • It considerably reduces risk of baggage loss or baggage arriving much later than the passenger, as baggage is not transferred as fast as passengers.[2]
  • Total fuel and pollution per passenger is lower: a passenger flying directly from Brussels to San Francisco will burn less fuel than flying via London or New York.[2]
  • Without the need to satisfy connections for passengers, trips in a point-to-point system are less interdependent, but the operational constraints of needing to have sufficient equipment and personnel in each location at the right time to satisfy the timetable remain. That minimizes the risk of the domino effect in which the delayed arrival of one trip into a place leads to delayed departures of the (often) multiple trips with which its passengers had to make connections, cascading delays through the network. Therefore, a point-to-point system is less prone to delays.[2]
  • It has proven advantageous in the air cargo industry in which freight is carried in the unused baggage hold space on passenger flights ("belly cargo"). Traditionally, large cargo aircraft are scheduled to fly between large hubs so freight often has be forwarded on by additional flights or by rail or road. Belly cargo carried point to point can be delivered closer to its final destination.[2]

Disadvantages[edit]

  • If a desired origin–destination pair is not served, passengers will have to make a connection as in the hub model or travel by another mode of transportation.[2]
  • The frequency of trips may be reduced because the number of origin–destination pairs is orders of magnitude larger.[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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