The Accessibility Index in the HQM Transport calculator is based on the availability of public transport during peak times only.
Wording in the manual should read as follows:
Criterion 2.c should read as follows:
The average number of services stopping per hour at each compliant node during peak times.
The Methodology for ‘Calculating the average number of services’ should read as follows:
For the purpose of the calculation, the frequency of public transport is the average number of services per hour. This is calculated by determining the number of stopping services at the node during peak times, divided by the number of hours within that period.