The integrated timetable – an essential element of effective planning

It has always been a complex task to plan and optimize public transport networks. As a comprehensive tool for public transport planning PTV Visum supports all stages of planning.

As a comprehensive tool for public transport planning PTV Visum supports all stages of development.

It has always been a complex task to plan and optimize public transport networks. And it is still the case that tried-and-tested software like MS Excel is used to map and link nodes and links of a network plan.… Read more

Excited about PTV Visum 15: Parallel and batch processing

Excited about PTV Visum 15! Today, working with raw GPS data

Excited about PTV Visum 15! Today, parallel and batch processing

In our blog post series “Excited about PTV Visum 15”, Michael Oliver, Solution Director PTV Visum, writes today about parallel and batch processing.

As computing power grows so too does the expectation that modellers will develop bigger and more complex models.… Read more

Excited about PTV Visum 15: Accessibility analysis

Excited about PTV Visum 15! Today, working with raw GPS data

Excited about PTV Visum 15! Today, accessibility analysis

Get the most out of PTV Visum 15! In our blog post series “Excited about PTV Visum 15”, Michael Oliver, Solution Director PTV Visum, writes today about analyzing accessibility by using isochrones.

I’ve mentioned in previous blog posts some of the cool features PTV Visum has for GIS analysis.… Read more

Excited about PTV Visum 15: GIS in PTV Visum

Excited about PTV Visum 15! Today, working with raw GPS data

Excited about PTV Visum 15! Today, GIS in PTV Visum

Get the most out of PTV Visum 15! In our blog post series “Excited about PTV Visum 15”, Michael Oliver, Solution Director PTV Visum, shares today some insights about GIS functionalities.

I’ve been surprised when visiting customers around the world that people don’t realise just how much Visum can do in the realm of GIS.… Read more

Excited about PTV Visum 15: Working with raw GPS data

Excited about PTV Visum 15! Today, working with raw GPS data

Excited about PTV Visum 15! Get the latest tips! Today: working with raw GPS data

Get the most out of PTV Visum 15! In our blog post series “Excited about PTV Visum 15”, Michael Oliver, Solution Director PTV Visum, will share his tips and tricks, using new features and functionalities of the world’s leading transport planning software.Read more

For an easy start with PTV Visum

Explore PTV Visum "First Step Tutorial"

Explore PTV Visum “First Steps Tutorial”

First steps with PTV Visum are now easier to take with our new “First Steps Tutorial”, ideal for beginners and users new to PTV Visum who are looking for their first insight. The tutorial is available in the full version as well as in the demo version of the software and in addition to a step by step description it also offers a pre-modelled network.Read more

PTV Visum Tip: Catchment areas, accessibility of places in the network

Accessibility is an important factor in transportation planning. PTV Visum can graphically represent how accessible places in the network are, how large the catchment area for stops and lines is, for example, and what proportion of the inhabitants are connected to the traffic network, and how well.Read more