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Key Performance Indicators

Rail Cost per Passenger Trip

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

 

Performance (February 2022):

The Cost per Rail Passenger Trip of $8.91 in February was lower than the forecast by $0.82. This favorable variance was due to operating expenses coming under budget. The 2022 Fiscal Year-to-Date (months of July through February) Cost per Rail Passenger Trip of $8.36 was lower than the forecast by $2.27. This favorable variance was due to operating expenses coming under budget and rail ridership exceeding the forecast by 2.3 million of unlinked passenger trips.