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Key Performance Indicators

Bus Cost per Passenger Trip 

Definition: Bus Cost per Passenger Trip measures the total cost of providing bus service per unlinked passenger boarding.

 

Performance (August 2017):

The Gross Cost per Bus Passenger Trip of $4.27 in August exceeded the forecast by $0.18, or 4.2%. This unfavorable variance was due to bus ridership falling short of the forecast by 0.1 million unlinked passenger trips. The 2018 Fiscal Year-to-Date (months of July through August) Gross Cost per Bus Passenger Trip of $4.55 exceeded the forecast by $0.46, or 10.1%. This unfavorable variance was due to bus ridership falling short of the forecast by 0.7 million unlinked passenger trips.