November 25, 2013
Over the past 10 years, ridership on the Pacific Surfliner, the second-busiest rail corridor in the nation, and the San Joaquin, the fifth-busiest, increased by nearly one million passengers, and ticket revenues skyrocketed from $44 million to $102 million.
November 7, 2013
The figure marks a 4% increase compared to the previous record total of 11,579,076 set last fiscal year.
October 17, 2013
The national increase for calendar years 2011 and 2012 was just under 4%. Along with the growing economy, several major initiatives by the agency coincided with this increase.
September 25, 2013
In the second quarter, some cities saw ridership increases due to economic recovery, including Birmingham, Ala.; Los Angeles; San Francisco; Miami; Denver; Champaign-Urbana, Ill.; Chapel Hill, N.C.; Ithaca, N.Y.; Houston; Hampton Roads, Va; and Seattle.
In total, the service has carried 1,006,397 passengers, as of last week, in less than 28 months of operation.
August 14, 2013
Year-over-year ridership in July grew 4.8% to more than 2.9 million passengers, an all-time record for most passengers in one month.
Together, they provided 10.5 million passenger trips in the Middle Tennessee region.
July 29, 2013
The service provided 8,453 rides last fiscal year, up from 3,520 rides in 2009-10, when the system started operation. Each month, the paratransit service gets 10 to 12 new applications.
July 23, 2013
Riders took 36,023,000 trips during Fiscal Year 2013. Ridership on SEPTA's 13 regional rail lines increased by 2.2% over the course of the year.
June 17, 2013
The numbers include not only riders on buses and trains, but also on paratransit and rideshare van service.
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