Centre for Transport and Society (CTS)

Crossroads with pedestrian crossings in Tokyo

Our aim is to improve and promote understanding of the inherent links between lifestyles and personal travel in the context of continuing social and technological change.

Research projects

Current and completed projects in our seven key research areas.


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Transport courses

Masters programme run by CTS and transport related courses.


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A complete archive of research publications from CTS members.

Reports and papers

Documents produced by CTS members available for download.

Centre for Transport and Society

News feature

CTS is hosting a one-day symposium on the topic of Commuting and Wellbeing at Frenchay Campus on Friday 23 June 2017.

Thamir Alqatrani has joined CTS to study a PhD concerning the management of pilgrimage movements in the Iraqi holy city of Karbila.

Ben Clark and Kiron Chatterjee have been presenting their research on how commuting influences personal wellbeing at various conferences over recent months.

Transport films

Watch our transport films and discover some surprising things you never knew about transport.


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