Corridor Name

Source: Comparative Case Studies of Three IDB-supported Urban Transport Projects - Lima Case Study Annex, Inter-American Development Bank Office of Evaluation and Oversight, June 2015

Please note that the following scores are not present in the published ITDP score list and/or may come from an independent third party.

BRT Standard Version: 2014

2014 Standard Minimum Requirements:

  • At least 3km length with dedicated lanes
  • Score 4 or more points in dedicated right-of-way element
  • Score 4 or more points in busway alignment element
  • Score 20 or more points across all five BRT Basics elements

2014: Bronze (55-69) - Silver (70-84) - Gold (85-100)

Design Score

BRT Basics37.1/38
Busway alignment7.8/8
Dedicated right-of-way8/8
Off-board fare collection8/8
Intersection treatments6.3/7
Platform-level boarding7/7
Service Planning17/19
Multiple routes4/4
Express, limited, and local services3/3
Control center3/3
Located in top ten corridors2/2
Demand profile3/3
Hours of operations2/2
Multi-corridor network0/2
Passing lanes at stations4/4
Minimizing bus emissions2/3
Stations set back from intersections2/3
Center stations2/2
Pavement quality2/2
Station Design and Station-Bus Interface10/10
Distances between stations2/2
Safe and comfortable stations3/3
Number of doors on bus3/3
Docking bays and sub-stops1/1
Sliding doors in BRT stations1/1
Quality of Service & Passenger Information Systems5/5
Passenger information2/2
Integration and Access7/14
Universal access3/3
Integration with other public transport0/3
Pedestrian access2/3
Secure bicycle parking1/2
Bicycle lanes1/2
Bicycle-sharing integration0/1
Total Score88.1/100

Point Deductions

Point Deductions-1/-45
Commercial speeds0/-10
Peak passengers per hour per direction (pphpd) below 1,0000/-5
Lack of enforcement of right-of-way0/-5
Significant gap between bus floor and station platform0/-5
Poorly-maintained busway, buses, stations, and technology systems0/-10
Low Peak frequency0/-3
Low Off-peak frequency0/-2


Final Score: 87.1

Final Ranking: Gold