Taxis and Bus Lanes (1)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2020-02-24
Session date: 
February 24, 2020
Reference: 
2020/0654
Question By: 
Navin Shah
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

Further to MQ 2018/0666 can you update me on how many bus lanes TfL has opened up to taxis since May 2016 and what percentage of Bus Lane length on the TfL Road Network that equates to?

Answers

Answer for Taxis and Bus Lanes (1)
Taxis and Bus Lanes (1)

Taxis and Bus Lanes (1)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Transport for London’s records show that 22 bus lanes have been made available to taxis since May 2016. The length of these bus lanes is 2.5km meaning that the percentage of bus lane length on the TLRN that taxis have access to has risen from 93 per cent to 95 per cent.