Definitions for "Feeder service"
Keywords:  voyage, haul, cargo, ocean, lorry
Short transportation lines running from a truck (lorry) line to nearby areas in order to collect and distribute freight for the central trucking operation. Feeder service lines are normally between 40 and 50 kilometers long.
Loaded or empty containers in a regional area are transferred to a "mother ship" for a long-haul ocean voyage.
A vessel which transfers cargo or containers between outlying areas and a central loading area or a larger vessel as part of a long ocean voyage.
Keywords:  transit, bus, rail, faster, capacity
Local transit service that provides access to other, usually faster and higher capacity, transit service.
Bus service providing primary connections with other bus or rail transit services.