Key Messages

The public transport system in Bengaluru is hampered by the lack of seamless connectivity. This op-ed argues that Metro stations can be used as transit points for multimodal integration. 

  • When planning multimodal intregation, the physical characteristics of the Metro stations should be considered.
  • Multimodal transport hubs can be another key step in integrating the city transport system.
  • Hassle-free payment methods, such as single-card payment and integrated trip payment, will add to commuter convenience.