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Single-Platform Capacity1/2012dwell12'2'(min)2srnnlsnlv bbhTtab bvThe first term is the dwelling time, the time it takes the first train to take on and drop off passengers. the second term represents the time it takes a train of nvehicles to clear the platform while accelerating at normal acceleration na, the third to last terms give the minimum headway under uninterrupted conditions. Minimum way headway125
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An ExamplePlot the relationship between cruising speed and station vehicle flow for the system of a single platform for safety Regime a. Assume a dwelling time of 10s and a normal acceleration of 8 ft/s2. 20ft vehl, 1rts, 1veh trainN28ft sna, 224ft snb, 03fts126