Call for Papers

Submission open for coming issue

The Public Transport International is an international peer-reviewed open access journal published by the Center for Urban Transportation Research (CUTR) at the University of South Florida. The Journal contains original research and case studies associated with various forms of public transportation and related transportation and policy issues. Topics are approached from a variety of academic disciplines, including engineering, planning, economics, geography, public policy, political science, and others, and include policy, methodological, technological, and financial aspects. Emphasis is placed on the identification of innovative solutions to public transportation problems.

Aims and Scope and Interests

  • CUTR strives to help improve the performance and relevance of public transportation and other forms of active transportation. Much of CUTR's research is applied, practical research, in support of the implementation of innovative solutions, and is designed to assist those who plan, design, operate, and maintain transit and paratransit systems, commuter assistance programs, and first-mile/last-mile components that support public transportation.


Submissions should be done electronically to facilitate very rapid turnaround time that the Journal aims at. Authors should submit their papers in MS Word provided by the Public Transport International Template format.
Manuscripts must be written in Standard English.
Submit Manuscript via Online Submission or send as an e-mail attachment to the Editorial Office at