Interactive Estimated Ridership Stats
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This tool will allow you to view Monthly Ridership stats, Line Level trends, and Historical information. Click on the Details buttons in each section to view the individual Line stats (for example Red Line, Expo Line, and Gold Line in Rail). Please note that Ridership Data is available approximately 15 days after the end of the prior month.

Estimated ridership for special events such as, CicLAvia, performances, and sporting events are not reflected in the monthly estimates.

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Bus Ridership Estimates
Bus - Directly Operated
DEC 2017DEC 2016DEC 2015
Average Weekday Boardings806,859815,062909,780
Average Saturday Boardings542,565522,580609,765
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings383,958411,743434,708
Total Boardings21,153,75321,787,91724,627,760


Bus - Contract
DEC 2017DEC 2016DEC 2015
Average Weekday Boardings39,67139,63144,109
Average Saturday Boardings23,02422,81226,237
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings16,57118,20618,141
Total Boardings1,007,9661,037,3411,166,051


Bus - Systemwide
DEC 2017DEC 2016DEC 2015
Average Weekday Boardings846,530854,693953,889
Average Saturday Boardings565,589545,392636,002
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings400,529429,949452,849
Total Boardings22,161,71922,825,25825,793,811


Orange Line
DEC 2017DEC 2016DEC 2015
Average Weekday Boardings20,81721,87724,077
Average Saturday Boardings12,84512,93014,486
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings9,25210,08110,476
Total Boardings536,077574,472640,018


Silver Line
DEC 2017DEC 2016DEC 2015
Average Weekday Boardings13,12312,63213,833
Average Saturday Boardings5,7944,8145,637
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings4,7754,0044,065
Total Boardings320,080309,362347,199


Rail Ridership Estimates
Red/Purple Line
DEC 2017DEC 2016DEC 2015
Average Weekday Boardings136,834144,339143,708
Average Saturday Boardings85,69492,10796,678
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings67,67469,86676,928
Total Boardings3,571,1943,840,9843,932,920


Blue Line
DEC 2017DEC 2016DEC 2015
Average Weekday Boardings73,93076,75172,790
Average Saturday Boardings36,28543,67037,743
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings31,98035,65927,988
Total Boardings1,851,9052,008,4161,892,297


Expo Line
DEC 2017DEC 2016DEC 2015
Average Weekday Boardings61,42054,07330,371
Average Saturday Boardings38,53534,74222,142
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings30,38143,81916,321
Total Boardings1,603,3611,528,338838,346


Green Line
DEC 2017DEC 2016DEC 2015
Average Weekday Boardings32,96233,38739,294
Average Saturday Boardings16,29117,74419,873
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings13,30715,01615,508
Total Boardings820,537864,9271,021,509


Gold Line
DEC 2017DEC 2016DEC 2015
Average Weekday Boardings51,15851,31146,673
Average Saturday Boardings32,09131,05029,762
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings23,82728,17926,058
Total Boardings1,326,5771,373,6761,276,138


Rail Systemwide Ridership Estimates
DEC 2017DEC 2016DEC 2015
Average Weekday Boardings356,304359,861332,836
Average Saturday Boardings208,896219,313206,198
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings167,169192,539162,803
Total Boardings9,173,5749,616,3418,961,210


Systemwide Ridership Estimates
DEC 2017DEC 2016DEC 2015
Average Weekday Boardings1,202,8341,214,5541,286,725
Average Saturday Boardings774,485764,705842,200
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings567,698622,488615,652
Total Boardings31,335,29332,441,59934,755,021




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