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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 (March 2017):

The Cost per Bus Passenger Trip of $3.46 in March exceeded the forecast by $0.17, or 5.2%. This unfavorable variance was due to bus ridership falling short of the forecast by 0.4 million unlinked passenger trips. The 2017 Fiscal Year-to-Date (months of July through March) Cost per Bus Passenger Trip of $3.59 exceeded the forecast by $0.27, or 8.1%. This unfavorable variance was due to bus ridership falling short of the forecast by 3.9 million unlinked passenger trips.