Rachel Reeves

Member of Parliament for Leeds West

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Transport Survey results

See below the summary of the transport survey I conducted. The results will be used to question transport chiefs in how they can improve transport here in west Leeds.

Summary of the train survey

Most used stations to start journey:
Bramley – 21%
Burley Park – 5%
Headingley – 14&
New Pudsey (unprompted) – 9%
Kirkstall Forge – 9%
Leeds – 38%

Bramley Station facilities to be improved:
Ticket facilities – 65%
Waiting areas – 52%
Parking - 46%
Lighting – 44%
Staffing – 5%

Bramley Station services to be improved: 
Number of carriages – 79%
Quality of carriages – 74%
Frequency – 56%
Reliability – 50%
Speed – 15%

Bramley Station facilities to be improved:
Ticket facilities – 65%
Waiting areas – 52%
Parking - 46%
Lighting – 44%
Staffing – 5%

Bramley Station services to be improved: 
Number of carriages – 79%
Quality of carriages – 74%
Frequency – 56%
Reliability – 50%
Speed – 15%

Burley Park Station facilities to be improved:
Ticket facilities – 62%
Waiting areas – 0%
Parking - 0%
Lighting – 12%
Staffing – 12%

Burley Park Station services to be improved: 
Number of carriages – 88%
Quality of carriages – 88%
Frequency – 50%
Reliability – 20%
Speed – 0%

Headingley Station facilities to be improved:
Ticket facilities – 39%
Waiting areas – 56%
Parking - 26%
Lighting – 26%
Staffing – 1%

Headingley Station services to be improved: 
Number of carriages – 82%
Quality of carriages – 56%
Frequency – 52%
Reliability – 35%
Speed – 13%

Kirkstall Forge Station facilities to be improved:
Ticket facilities – 50%
Waiting areas – 8%
Parking - 16%
Lighting – 24%
Staffing – 0%

Kirkstall Forge Station services to be improved: 
Number of carriages – 22%
Quality of carriages – 0%
Frequency – 91%
Reliability – 20%
Speed – 8%

Information on the 38% of respondents who said they start their journeys at Leeds Station:
65% lived in LS12
Compared to 9% in LS5, 8% in LS13 and 4% in LS4

The most common destinations for Leeds West people to travel from Leeds Station:
Manchester and London – 49%
Sheffield – 21%
York – 20% 

 

Summary of the bus survey

 

Destinations:
Leeds City Centre - 72%
Elsewhere in West Leeds 13%
Rest of Leeds- 15%
Bradford- 1%

To improve before getting on the bus:
Ticketing options- 20%
Bus stops and waiting areas- 24%
Real time updates- 50%
Frequency- 38%
Reliability- 72%

To improve while riding the bus:
Seating- 27%
Safety- 11%
Connectivity- 31%
Cleanliness- 37%

Top 5 routes that respondents commented on:

72 – 17%
16 – 14%
4 – 10%
42 – 10%
50 – 10%

Postcode of respondents:

LS12 – 42%
LS13 – 25%
LS5 – 14%
LS28 -5%
LS4 – 5%
LS16 – 2%
LS6 – 1%

 

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