List of United States local bus agencies by ridership Article

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The following is a list of local bus agencies in the United States, ranked by ridership. All figures are unlinked passenger trips for the stated time period and come from the American Public Transportation Association's Quarterly "Public Transportation Ridership Reports" [1] [2].

Rank by 2017 Annual Ridership Rank by Avg. Weekday Ridership Agency Primary City 2017 Annual Ridership [1] Average Weekday Ridership (Q1 2018) [2] Notes
1 1 MTA New York City 730,345,000 2,210,700
2 2 LACMTA Los Angeles 284,707,100 865,100
3 3 CTA Chicago 249,231,000 764,800
4 4 Muni San Francisco 161,056,400 497,200 [a]
5 5 SEPTA Philadelphia 153,431,000 489,500 [a]
6 - New Jersey Transit Newark 152,778,500 Not Available
7 6 King County Metro Seattle 121,487,600 402,400 [a]
8 8 WMATA Washington, D.C. 116,561,500 353,600
9 7 MBTA Boston 116,180,100 373,100 [a]
10 11 MTA Maryland Baltimore 70,339,200 215,100
11 10 METRO Houston 66,102,500 216,800
12 9 RTD Denver 65,781,400 245,300
13 14 RTC Transit Las Vegas 63,291,900 186,400
14 15 TriMet Portland 57,412,200 185,500
15 16 Metro Transit Minneapolis 57,322,500 181,300
16 17 MARTA Atlanta 56,316,400 172,300
17 18 Miami-Dade Transit Miami 56,313,400 168,800
18 - Port Authority Pittsburgh 53,136,800 Not Available
19 12 AC Transit Oakland 52,364,000 204,300
20 13 MTS San Diego 48,730,700 191,500
21 19 OCTA Orange County 39,437,700 123,800
22 21 VIA San Antonio 36,155,500 107,400
23 20 Valley Metro Phoenix 34,749,300 120,700
24 23 DART Dallas 31,712,900 97,400
25 24 MCTS Milwaukee 31,549,900 94,200
26 22 GCRTA Cleveland 30,969,400 98,800
27 26 VTA San Jose 28,830,400 90,000
28 27 PACE Arlington Heights (suburban Chicago) 28,679,200 89,400
29 25 BCT Fort Lauderdale 28,658,200 94,100
30 30 Metro St. Louis 24,537,500 70,500
31 28 LBT Long Beach 24,307,000 80,100
32 - DDOT Detroit 23,377,200 Not Available
33 31 Ride On Rockville 22,479,100 66,100
34 32 COTA Columbus, OH 18,403,600 57,900
35 34 SORTA Cincinnati 14,265,400 46,200
36 33 Big Blue Bus Santa Monica 13,264,100 48,700
37 35 Hampton Roads Transit Norfolk 12,145,500 34,700
- 29 LYNX Orlando Not Available 73,500

See also

Notes

  1. ^ a b c d Includes electric trolley bus ridership

References

  1. ^ a b "Public Transportation Ridership Report: Fourth Quarter 2017" (PDF). American Public Transportation Association. 13 March 2018. Retrieved 13 August 2018.
  2. ^ a b "Public Transportation Ridership Report: First Quarter 2018" (PDF). American Public Transportation Association. 23 May 2018. Retrieved 13 August 2018.