# MODEL AND ALGORITHM OF COMPETITION BETWEEN HIGH-SPEED RAILWAY AND AIR TRANSPORT - Game Theory Based

### Jianan Zhang, Peng Zhao

#### Abstract

This paper considered the access cost of passengers, and constructed a passenger’s total travel cost function. We employed the concept of “linear city” to analyze the market share between high-speed rail (HSR) and airline (AIR), and analyzed the relation between the two competitors with the non-cooperative game theory. We took the fixed fare and variable fare rate as decision variables, and established an optimizing model to calculate the fares of each mode, and then put forward a heuristic algorithm to solve the model. Taking the Wuhan-Guangzhou transportation corridor as the background, the model and algorithm were used to calculate the optimizing fares. And analyzed change of solutions with different value of time, then discussed the competitive strategies of the HSR. The result demonstrated this model reflects facts reasonably and can be used to generate better competitive strategies.

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#### Paper Citation

#### in Harvard Style

Zhang J. and Zhao P. (2011). **MODEL AND ALGORITHM OF COMPETITION BETWEEN HIGH-SPEED RAILWAY AND AIR TRANSPORT - Game Theory Based** . In *Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 4: PMSS, (ICEIS 2011)* ISBN 978-989-8425-56-0, pages 563-568. DOI: 10.5220/0003586105630568

#### in Bibtex Style

@conference{pmss11,

author={Jianan Zhang and Peng Zhao},

title={MODEL AND ALGORITHM OF COMPETITION BETWEEN HIGH-SPEED RAILWAY AND AIR TRANSPORT - Game Theory Based},

booktitle={Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 4: PMSS, (ICEIS 2011)},

year={2011},

pages={563-568},

publisher={SciTePress},

organization={INSTICC},

doi={10.5220/0003586105630568},

isbn={978-989-8425-56-0},

}

#### in EndNote Style

TY - CONF

JO - Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 4: PMSS, (ICEIS 2011)

TI - MODEL AND ALGORITHM OF COMPETITION BETWEEN HIGH-SPEED RAILWAY AND AIR TRANSPORT - Game Theory Based

SN - 978-989-8425-56-0

AU - Zhang J.

AU - Zhao P.

PY - 2011

SP - 563

EP - 568

DO - 10.5220/0003586105630568