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Key Performance Indicators

Bus Cost per Passenger Trip 

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

 

Performance (August 2018):

The Cost per Bus Passenger Trip of $4.91 in August exceeded the forecast by $0.74, or 18%. This unfavorable variance is due to bus ridership falling short of the forecast by 1.0 million unlinked passenger boardings. The 2018 Fiscal Year-to-Date (months of July through August) Cost per Bus Passenger Trip of $4.60 exceeded the forecast by $0.45, or 11%. This unfavorable variance is due to bus ridership falling short of the forecast by 1.5 million unlinked passenger boardings.