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Ridership Statistics

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  • Systemwide

Bus Ridership Estimates

Bus - Directly Operated

  July 2014 July 2013 July 2012
Average Weekday Boardings

1,001,786

1,046,356

1,032,747

Average Saturday Boardings

675,626

725,262

718,137

Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings

529,330

550,793

539,825

Total Calendar Month Boardings

27,388,446

28,674,845

27,799,185

Directly operated bus ridership includes Orange and Silver Line ridership.
 

Bus – Contract

  July 2014 July 2013 July  2012
Average Weekday Boardings

49,225

50,534

42,451

Average Saturday Boardings

28,900

29,808

25,227

Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings

22,262

22,809

19,547

Total Calendar Month Boardings

1,309,860

1,345,025

1,109,651

 

Bus - Systemwide

  July 2014   July 2013 July 2012
Average Weekday Boardings

1,051,011

1,096,890

1,075,198

Average Saturday Boardings

704,526

755,070

743,364

Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings

551,592

573,602

559,372

Total Calendar Month Boardings

28,698,306

30,019,870

28,908,836

Directly operated bus ridership includes Orange and Silver Line ridership.
 

Orange Line

  July 2014   July 2013 July 2012
Average Weekday Boardings

25,018

27,152

26,087

Average Saturday Boardings

15,433

17,179

16,999

Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings

13,096

14,302

13,397

Total Calendar Month Boardings

677,608   

737,570  

696,205

 

Silver Line

  July 2014  July 2013 July 2012
Average Weekday Boardings

13,724

12,344

11,206

Average Saturday Boardings

5,762

5,435

4,529

Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings

4,601

3,878

3,093

Total Calendar Month Boardings

347,981    

312,698    

272,000

For any questions, please send e-mail to: ServicePerformanceAnalysis@metro.net

Rail Ridership Estimates

Metro Ridership Statistics are posted monthly on Metro.net. Rail ridership statistics reflect a rolling six month average.

Red/Purple Line

  July 2014 July 2013 July 2012
Average Weekday Boardings

150,774

162,746

151,309

Average Saturday Boardings

102,471

104,060

86,941

Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings

78,667

71,990

78,265

Total Calendar Month Boardings

4,120,243

4,356,590

3,994,854

 

Blue Line

  July 2014 July 2013 July 2012
Average Weekday Boardings

87,516

87,597

89,155

Average Saturday Boardings

56,016

61,244

61,350

Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings

47,945

48,641

53,559

Total Calendar Month Boardings

2,389,132

2,415,312

2,439,015

Blue Line estimates do not include Expo boardings.
 

Expo Line

  July 2014 July 2013
July 2012
Average Weekday Boardings

31,710

26,908

 18,181

Average Saturday Boardings

22,828

19,265

 11,930

Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings

14,996

14,470

 11,322

Total Calendar Month Boardings

863,910

741,382

 497,449

 

Green Line

  July 2014 July 2013 July 2012
Average Weekday Boardings

40,922

42,670

47,214

Average Saturday Boardings

23,352

26,030

26,568

Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings

17,782

16,938

17,052

Total Calendar Month Boardings

1,082,600

1,127,547

1,200,080

 

Gold Line

  July 2014 July 2013 July 2012

Average Weekday Boardings

42,695

44,267

45,694

Average Saturday Boardings

28,381

20,532

22,729

Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings

24,024

18,002

18,363

Total Calendar Month Boardings

1,172,924

1,146,005

1,160,665

 

Rail Systemwide Ridership Estimates

  July 2014 July 2013 July 2012

Average Weekday Boardings

353,616

364,187

351,553

Average Saturday Boardings

233,047

231,130

209,518

Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings

183,414

170,040

178,562

Total Calendar Month Boardings

9,628,809

9,786,836

9,292,064

Includes Expo Line ridership.

For any questions, please send e-mail to: ServicePerformanceAnalysis@metro.net

Systemwide Ridership Estimates

 

July 2014

July 2013

July 2012

Average Weekday Boardings

1,404,627

1,461,077

1,426,751

Average Saturday Boardings

937,573

986,200

952,881

Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings

735,006

743,642

737,934

Total Calendar Month Boardings

38,327,115

39,806,706

38,200,900

 

Bus - Systemwide

 

July 2014

July 2013

July 2012

Average Weekday Boardings

1,051,011

1,096,890

1,075,198

Average Saturday Boardings

704,526

755,070

743,364

Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings

551,592

573,602

559,372

Total Calendar Month Boardings

28,698,306

30,019,870

28,908,836

Directly operated bus ridership includes Orange and Silver Line ridership.

 

Rail Systemwide Ridership Estimates

 

July 2014

July 2013

July 2012

Average Weekday Boardings

353,616

364,187

351,553

Average Saturday Boardings

233,047

231,130

209,518

Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings

183,414

170,040

178,562

Total Calendar Month Boardings

9,628,809

9,786,836

9,292,064

Includes Expo Line ridership.

For any questions, please send e-mail to: ServicePerformanceAnalysis@metro.net


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