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R

Radio dispatcher

Français :Frontal d'aiguillage radio
Deutsch : Funk-Dispatcher
Rail bound transport

Français :Tranport ferroviaire
Deutsch : Schienenverkehr
Real time control

Français :Régulation, Surveillance temps réel
Deutsch : Echtzeitsteuerung

On-line control of the vehicles in operation.
Real time rescheduling

Français :Modification d'horaire en ligne
Deutsch : Echtzeitdisposition

See also :Retiming, Schedule control, Service control, Unscheduled departures
Recovery Time, Fallback time

Français :Temps de régulation
Deutsch : Zeitrückhalt

A portion of the Layover time allowed to compensate for possible late running.
Regular service

Français :Services réguliers
Deutsch : Regelmässige Fahrten

Service on which most buses operate continuously for a substantial period of day.
Regulation / law database

Français :Base de données réglementaires
Deutsch : Informationssystem über Richtlinien und Gesetze

Information on the regulations that apply to bus companies' organisation and operations.
Relief

Français :ÉRelève
Deutsch : Ablösung

The scheduled substitution of one driver for another on a bus.

See also :Relief time, RELIEF OPPORTUNITY, RELIEF POINT
RELIEF OPPORTUNITY

Français :POSSIBILITÉ DE RELÈVE
Deutsch : ABLÖSEMÖGLICHKEIT, Ablöseangabe im Umlauf

A time in a BLOCK where a vehicle passes a RELIEF POINT. This opportunity may or may not be actually used for a Relief.

See also :Relief
RELIEF POINT

Français :POINT DE RELÈVE
Deutsch : ABLÖSEPUNKT

Any TIMING POINT where a Relief is possible, i.e. a driver may take on or hand over a vehicle.

See also :Relief
Relief time

Français :Heure de relève
Deutsch : Ablösezeit

A time when a driver may be changed, i.e., when the bus is at a RELIEF POINT.

See also :Relief
Repair / replacement service

Français :Service de dépannage
Deutsch : Instandsetzungsdienst

Organisation of a mobile repair service for small repairs or exchange of components.
Requested stops

Français :Demande d'arrêt
Deutsch : Haltanforderung

Signal or device indicating that passengers want to enter or to leave the bus at the next stop.
Reserve driver

Français :Conducteur de réserve
Deutsch : Reservefahrer
REST , Rest day

Français :JOUR DE REPOS
Deutsch : FREIER TAG, Ruhetag

A day off for a driver.

See also :ROSTER, WORK
Rest day allocation

Français :Affectation des jours de repos
Deutsch : Ruhetagzuordnung

The process of attributing REST days to ROWs/DRIVER within a Roster.
Rest day rotation

Français :Roulement des jours de repos
Deutsch : Ruhetagrotation

The process where an employee takes a different REST day each week until he has run the cycle and then repeats.
Retailer

Français :Revendeur
Deutsch : Verkaufstelle, Verkäufer
Retiming

Français :Régulation d'horaires en terminus
Deutsch : Disposition

The advancing or retarding of a scheduled departure to meet an anticipated change in demand before the demand occurs.

See also :Service control, Real time rescheduling
Revenue analysis

Français :Analyse des recettes
Deutsch : Auswerten des Fahrscheinverkaufs

The analysis of revenues from routes and journeys to establish a basis for further assessment.

See also :Revenue sharing
Revenue mileage

Français :Kilométrage commercial
Deutsch : Nutzkilometer, Fahrplankilometer

The mileage run when the vehicle is available for the carriage of passengers. To be distinguished from Dead mileage.

See also :Revenue vehicle hours
Revenue sharing

Français :Répartition des revenus entre transporteurs
Deutsch : Einnahmenaufteilung zwischen Betreibern

Sharing of the revenue amongst the operators concerned, through the use of ticketing devices which record every journey made, in situations where one ticket is valid on Services run by more than one operator.

See also :Revenue analysis
Revenue vehicle hours

Français :Heures commerciales
Deutsch : Fahrplanstunden

The total time for which the vehicle is available for the carriage of passengers. To be distinguished from the time spent on DEAD RUNs, vehicle preparation, etc.

See also :Revenue mileage
RIDE

Français :VOYAGE
Deutsch : FAHRGAST-FAHRTABSCHNITT, Reiseanteil in einem Fahrzeug

A part of a TRIP corresponding to the theoretical movement of a user (passenger, driver) on one and only one public transport vehicle, from one STOP POINT to another, on one JOURNEY PATTERN.
Road network

Français :Réseau routier
Deutsch : Strassennetz
Road system database

Français :Base de données urbaine
Deutsch : Daten des Strassensystems

Detailed description of the town infrastructure and equipment (junctions, traffic lights, bus lanes, etc.) used by a bus operator.
Roster , Duty roster, Rota

Français :Roulement (agents)
Deutsch : Dienstreihenfolge

The result of the Driver rostering process, consisting of a ROSTER MATRIX in most of the cases.

See also :Roster list
ROSTER CYCLE

Français :CYCLE DE ROULEMENT, Cycle d'alternance
Deutsch : TURNUSRHYTHMUS

A sequence pattern of WORK and REST where the WORK will be further specified by a particular DUTY TYPE.

See also :ROSTER CYCLE ELEMENT
ROSTER CYCLE ELEMENT

Français :ÉLÉMENT DU CYCLE DE ROULEMENT
Deutsch : ELEMENT DER DIENSTREIHENFOLGE

An element of a ROSTER CYCLE which represents a certain position in the ordered sequence of that cycle and to which a REST, WORK or DUTY TYPE may be assigned.
ROSTER DESIGN

Français :PLAN DE ROULEMENT
Deutsch : TURNUSMUSTER

A roster building unit made up of a particular number of DESIGN WEEKs to each of which a different sequence pattern of DUTY TYPEs and RESTs will by assigned.

See also :ROSTER DESIGN TYPE
ROSTER DESIGN TYPE

Français :TYPE DE PLAN DE ROULEMENT
Deutsch : ART DES TURNUSMUSTERS

A classification of a ROSTER DESIGN which may describe the number of DESIGN WEEKs in that ROSTER DESIGN and the characteristics of the DUTY TYPEs assigned to the first DESIGN WEEK.
ROSTER ELEMENT

Français :ÉLÉMENT DE ROULEMENT
Deutsch : TURNUSELEMENT

An element in a ROSTER MATRIX identified by a ROW/DRIVER and a COLUMN/DAY in that matrix.
Roster list

Français :Tableau de roulement chauffeurs
Deutsch : Dienstreihenfolgeplan

The Roster with names attached.

See also :Driver assignment
ROSTER MATRIX

Français :MATRICE DE ROULEMENT
Deutsch : TURNUSMATRIX, Dienstplan

A duty plan consisting of a matrix with rows for (logical) drivers and columns for days of operation (or may be vice versa).

See also :ROSTER ELEMENT, ROSTER CYCLE, ROSTER DESIGN, Roster
Rotating roster

Français :Roulement par rotation
Deutsch : Dienstreihenfolge als Rotation

See also :Roster
Round journey , Round trip

Français :Rotation
Deutsch : Umlauf

The movement of a vehicle between two successive Departures from the same Terminus.

See also :Journey, Round journey time
Round journey time, Round trip time

Français :Temps de rotation, Révolution
Deutsch : Umlaufzeit

The time necessary to execute one Round journey, i.e. the time between two successive Departures of the same bus from the same Terminus.

See also :Journey time
ROUTE

Français :ITINÉRAIRE (COMMERCIAL)
Deutsch : FAHRWEG, Fahrtverlauf, Fahrtroute

An ordered list of POINTs defining one single path through the road (or rail) network. STOP POINTs, TIMING POINTs and POINTs of other types may be used to define this path uniquely.

See also :LINE
Route direction

Français :Sens (d'une ligne)
Deutsch : Linienrichtung

Arbitrary classification of ROUTEs, e.g. to distinguish the two opposite directions of a classical LINE (outward and return).
Route display on the bus

Français :Affichage à bord des véhicules
Deutsch : Linienanzeige am, im Bus

Information (such as route number, destination) inside and outside of the bus.
Routing instructions

Français :Guidage des véhicules, Aide a la navigation
Deutsch : Fahrzeugführung

Continually updated information on the ROUTE that is to be followed (in the context of a re-routed vehicle, a demand-responsive service, etc.).
ROW/DRIVER

Français :LIGNE/AGENT
Deutsch : FAHRERZEILE

A row in a ROSTER MATRIX which is related to a (logical) driver.

See also :COLUMN/DAY
Run time, Running time

Français :Temps de parcours (graphiqué), Marche-type
Deutsch : Fahrzeit (geplante ~)

The scheduled time allowed for a bus to run between two TIMING POINTs (excluding Layover time).

See also :DEFAULT SERVICE JOURNEY RUN TIME, MEAN RUN TIME, Journey time, Allowed time, Travel time
Runcutting

Français :Découpage de tours
Deutsch : Dienste schneiden

Scheduling method consisting in dividing BLOCKs into SPELLs to be allocated to various DUTies.
Running board, Timecard, Paddle, Board

Français :Feuille de route
Deutsch : Wagenumlaufszettel, Umlaufplan

A document remaining with the vehicle listing the times of the various Journeys and situations making up the working day of that vehicle.

See also :Duty card
Running speed

Français :Vitesse commerciale
Deutsch : Betriebsgeschwindigkeit

Length of a ROUTE divided by average Run time (excluding Layover time).

See also :Average speed, Operating speed

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