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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 2018):

The Cost per Bus Passenger Trip of $4.16 in March exceeded the forecast by $0.17, or 4%. This unfavorable variance is due to bus ridership falling short of the forecast by 0.5 million unlinked passenger boardings. The 2018 Fiscal Year-to-Date (months of July through March) Cost per Bus Passenger Trip of $4.28 exceeded the forecast by $0.22, or 5%. This unfavorable variance is due to bus ridership falling short of the forecast by 3.8 million unlinked passenger boardings.