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
SEP 2018SEP 2017SEP 2016
Average Weekday Boardings875,438900,745935,489
Average Saturday Boardings545,481567,190595,623
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings424,663432,614447,789
Total Boardings21,908,70523,013,92024,266,706


Bus - Contract
SEP 2018SEP 2017SEP 2016
Average Weekday Boardings43,66344,33446,785
Average Saturday Boardings23,41924,01426,326
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings18,33618,52620,136
Total Boardings1,056,7081,099,3801,188,469


Bus - Systemwide
SEP 2018SEP 2017SEP 2016
Average Weekday Boardings919,101945,079982,274
Average Saturday Boardings568,900591,204621,949
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings442,999451,140467,925
Total Boardings22,965,41324,113,30025,455,175


Orange Line
SEP 2018SEP 2017SEP 2016
Average Weekday Boardings24,15825,13826,711
Average Saturday Boardings12,81113,59914,545
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings10,31110,65610,861
Total Boardings584,923624,035673,416


Silver Line
SEP 2018SEP 2017SEP 2016
Average Weekday Boardings16,92216,70816,278
Average Saturday Boardings6,7646,6935,982
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings5,7805,1424,454
Total Boardings390,018393,335388,036


Rail Ridership Estimates
Red/Purple Line
SEP 2018SEP 2017SEP 2016
Average Weekday Boardings138,171139,826147,792
Average Saturday Boardings83,80196,13584,378
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings71,73966,29673,031
Total Boardings3,474,6883,608,6753,806,299


Blue Line
SEP 2018SEP 2017SEP 2016
Average Weekday Boardings62,32473,01680,516
Average Saturday Boardings32,22438,80347,318
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings29,18732,07036,995
Total Boardings1,520,3981,814,6852,065,083


Expo Line
SEP 2018SEP 2017SEP 2016
Average Weekday Boardings61,35658,97541,518
Average Saturday Boardings38,15839,21134,361
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings36,38830,87931,784
Total Boardings1,574,8821,529,9501,168,242


Green Line
SEP 2018SEP 2017SEP 2016
Average Weekday Boardings31,46933,52834,796
Average Saturday Boardings17,99317,34517,655
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings14,30313,93815,879
Total Boardings773,694826,975880,731


Gold Line
SEP 2018SEP 2017SEP 2016
Average Weekday Boardings49,52153,15752,018
Average Saturday Boardings29,73631,87736,099
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings24,90023,89832,240
Total Boardings1,238,9791,342,0151,397,974


Rail Systemwide Ridership Estimates
SEP 2018SEP 2017SEP 2016
Average Weekday Boardings342,841358,502356,640
Average Saturday Boardings201,912223,371219,811
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings176,517167,081189,929
Total Boardings8,582,6419,122,3009,318,329


Systemwide Ridership Estimates
SEP 2018SEP 2017SEP 2016
Average Weekday Boardings1,261,9421,303,5811,338,914
Average Saturday Boardings770,812814,575841,760
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings619,516618,221657,854
Total Boardings31,548,05433,235,60034,773,504




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