Fostering urban mobility

Driving down connecting times
at airports and metros

ACCEL provides an efficient solution to the global challenges of urbanization. It alleviates traffic congestion by improving access to metro stations while attracting up to 30% additional passengers.

In airport terminals, it reduces connection times between gates by up to 70%.

at a glance

How does
ACCEL work?

Horizontal turnaround
  • Allows one-way or bi-directional traffic with only one ACCEL
Synchronized handrail
  • Handrails totally synchronized with the pallet band
  • Continuous handrail running at high speed below the handrail


Summary features

  • Max. speed of 2 m/s
  • Time savings of up to 70%
  • 7,300 passengers per hour per direction
Continuous movement
  • No waiting time
  • No waiting areas
Unique technology
  • Proven pallet/handrail systems
  • Transrapid technology
Easy to use
  • Safe, comfortable ride
  • No instructions required
Easy installation
  • No major infrastructure requirements
  • Easier planning
Product range
  • High efficiency for distances between 200 m and 1.5 km
Future demands
  • Improved public transport quality by increasing metro connectivity