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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 (November 2019):

The Cost per Rail Passenger Trip of $3.20 in November was lower than the forecast by $0.26, or 8%. This favorable variance was due to operating cost coming under budget. The 2020 Fiscal Year-to-Date (months of July through November) Cost per Rail Passenger Trip of $3.18 is exceeding the forecast by $0.04, or 1%. This unfavorable variance is due to rail ridership falling short of the forecast by 1.1 million unlinked passenger boardings.