Shchetinin A. S.

TRANSPORT HUBS OF THE MODERN CITY

The article is devoted to the consideration of transport hubs in modern
cities. The idea that TPU is some kind of large-scale structures with a transfer between a
large number of transport, entertainment and shopping zones has been consolidated in the
mass consciousness. And such structures are justified if the connection between the city and
the regions is considered, for example, a large railway station. But is it necessary to build
similar huge buildings if they are designed for a district level, not for a region? What func -
tions are paramount for this hubs in a modern city?

Keywords: functional zones, transport, transport hubs, пересадочные узлы, транспорт, функциональное зонирование