[Tagging] Was public_transport=platform intended to always be combined with highway=bus_stop?

Martin Koppenhoefer dieterdreist at gmail.com
Sat Aug 3 21:14:49 UTC 2019

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> On 3. Aug 2019, at 03:19, Joseph Eisenberg <joseph.eisenberg at gmail.com> wrote:
> But really all we need is highway=bus_stop + name=* or ref=* - 2 tags,
> to define a bus stop. And the route relation needs either the stops or
> the highways added (you could add both, but this isn't really
> necessary), plus maybe a ref, duration and interval, if known.

and a network or operator tag? I find this useful to distinguish bus stops by different operators (e.g. regional service from urban transport), even if you map just the stop and not yet the route.

Ciao Martin 

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