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
MAR 2018MAR 2017MAR 2016
Average Weekday Boardings820,287893,651946,074
Average Saturday Boardings504,483583,874627,705
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings411,985430,744465,398
Total Boardings22,216,66924,612,44526,132,114


Bus - Contract
MAR 2018MAR 2017MAR 2016
Average Weekday Boardings39,58943,70147,029
Average Saturday Boardings21,19625,24327,193
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings17,16218,92719,943
Total Boardings1,045,5861,181,8031,270,211


Bus - Systemwide
MAR 2018MAR 2017MAR 2016
Average Weekday Boardings859,876937,352993,103
Average Saturday Boardings525,679609,117654,898
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings429,147449,671485,341
Total Boardings23,262,25525,794,24827,402,325


Orange Line
MAR 2018MAR 2017MAR 2016
Average Weekday Boardings22,61225,55926,516
Average Saturday Boardings12,12014,30615,587
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings10,23811,17811,736
Total Boardings599,016689,793719,160


Silver Line
MAR 2018MAR 2017MAR 2016
Average Weekday Boardings14,68415,22915,914
Average Saturday Boardings5,7145,8025,959
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings4,6724,1464,429
Total Boardings370,306390,059407,574


Rail Ridership Estimates
Red/Purple Line
MAR 2018MAR 2017MAR 2016
Average Weekday Boardings135,626144,327142,270
Average Saturday Boardings82,03590,59395,187
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings68,67465,34277,111
Total Boardings3,668,6433,943,2613,961,402


Blue Line
MAR 2018MAR 2017MAR 2016
Average Weekday Boardings67,57272,82276,003
Average Saturday Boardings30,83342,79648,418
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings27,87334,67141,034
Total Boardings1,752,2411,984,7742,105,888


Expo Line
MAR 2018MAR 2017MAR 2016
Average Weekday Boardings60,62559,93130,386
Average Saturday Boardings37,17232,21221,074
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings30,25540,34015,144
Total Boardings1,640,6301,668,621843,750


Green Line
MAR 2018MAR 2017MAR 2016
Average Weekday Boardings29,04132,50437,763
Average Saturday Boardings14,95017,20118,155
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings12,55913,01713,736
Total Boardings763,888868,464996,102


Gold Line
MAR 2018MAR 2017MAR 2016
Average Weekday Boardings48,74451,19552,672
Average Saturday Boardings32,54232,03432,988
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings24,21126,99132,013
Total Boardings1,331,9221,413,5851,471,470


Rail Systemwide Ridership Estimates
MAR 2018MAR 2017MAR 2016
Average Weekday Boardings341,608360,779339,094
Average Saturday Boardings197,532214,836215,822
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings163,572180,361179,038
Total Boardings9,157,3249,878,7059,378,612


Systemwide Ridership Estimates
MAR 2018MAR 2017MAR 2016
Average Weekday Boardings1,201,4841,298,1311,332,197
Average Saturday Boardings723,211823,953870,720
Average Sunday and Holiday Boardings592,719630,032664,379
Total Boardings32,419,57935,672,95336,780,937




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