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Investigation of Travel Behaviour of Visitors to Scotland

DescriptionThe principal aim of the study was to review and collate existing sources of information on the use of transport by those visiting Scotland for leisure, recreation and business purposes.
Official Print Publication DateMay 2007
Website Publication DateMay 04, 2007


Karen Thompson and Neil S Ferguson, University of Strathclyde in association with
Derek Halden Consultancy Ltd and the Moffat Centre, Glasgow Caledonian University

ISBN 978 0 7559 6594 6 (Web only publication)

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Executive Summary

Chapter 1 Introduction
Chapter 2 Factors Affecting Visitor Travel Behaviour
Chapter 3 Current Patterns of Visitor Travel Behaviour within Scotland
Chapter 4 Scope and Limitations of Transport Provision for Visitors in Scotland
Chapter 5 Visitor Experience and Perceptions of Transport Supply in Scotland
Chapter 6 Conclusions and Implications

Annex 1
Annex 2
Annex 3


The views expressed in this report are those of the researcher and
do not necessarily represent those of the Department or Scottish Ministers.

This report is available on the Scottish Executive Social Research website only