National Center for Transit Research
is a federally-recognized
university transportation center
located at the
University of South Florida
We staff clearinghouses/resource centers
to provide specialized technical assistance.
Welcome to NCTR
We conduct research into all forms of public transportation.. We help public transportation professionals and policy makers build strong public transportation systems via workforce development programs to prepare for tomorrow's multimodal challenges and opportunities.
We're passionate about helping public transportation agencies improve their performance via technology transfer
activities such as webinars, peer-to-peer listservs and clearinghouses to respond quickly to requests for help.
"Making public transportation and alternative forms of transportation, including managed lanes, safe, effective, efficient, desirable, and secure."
The purpose of this research was to provide a methodology to evaluate how intermodal connections between public transportation and public trails can improve livability in Florida communities. This research explored other available methodologies for evaluating intermodal connectivity, developed three case studies of communities outside Florida to compare […]...
The National Center for Transit Research (NCTR) at the Center for Urban Transportation Research at the University of South Florida is pleased to announce the launch of the Journal of Transportation Demand Management Research (JTDMR), a fully peer reviewed journal that will become a companion to NCTR’s highly successful Journal […]...