Transit Nodes

Interchange Hub VDNKh

VDNKh Interchange HUB is located in Ostankinsky District, to the North-East of Moscow city centre. It includes the metro station along the Kaluzhsko-Rizhskaya Line, one of the busiest stations in Moscow, tram, bus and trolleybus lines and monorail. It constitute the main access to the VDNKh park (Exhibition of Achievements of the National Economy) and the Museum of Cosmonautics and monument to the Conquerors of Space.

MIC supported the project team in the development of the mobility masterplan for the interchange hub, focusing on 3 main topics: definition of the strategies for private transport access, including drop off and parking; public transport hub dimensioning for the surface transport lines, layout and reorganisation of the stops where necessary; enhancement of the pedestrian and soft mobility connectivity in the interchange node and to the park main entrance. The project took into account also the revision of the layout of the central square, with additional landuse functions.

Keywords: Moscow

Fast facts

Sector: Transit Nodes

Main expertise: Transport and Traffic Modelling

Other expertise: Public Transport Consultancy Strategic Advisory on Transportation Pedestrian & Cycle Studies

Year: 2014

Status: Completed

Client: MosgortransNIIproject

Country: Russian Federation