[Tagging] on-call bicycle ferry service

Steve Bennett stevagewp at gmail.com
Fri Dec 7 02:23:29 GMT 2012

It sounds more like a water taxi. I'm not sure if that's a widely used term
in Europe, but they exist on some rivers here - you call up, it comes and
gets you. Not normally for bikes, but that still.


On Fri, Dec 7, 2012 at 9:21 AM, Martin Koppenhoefer
<dieterdreist at gmail.com>wrote:

> > I would use for 'vaporetto' access=no foot=yes, for 'motonave' access=no
> > foot=yes bicycle=yes. 'ferryboats' typical have some maxwight, maxheight
> or
> > something like this.
> >
> > The problem with vehicle=no is, that there are several other "things",
> which
> > are no vehicles then passengers. Eg. a horse.
> maybe they would be better mapped as kind of buses than as ferries? At
> least the feeling when using them is very much  that of a bus. If you
> don't like to map them as "bus", what about "water_bus"?
> cheers,
> Martin
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