U.S. commuter rail - leading cities by ridership 2019

The statistic shows the main cities in the United States with the largest commuter rail system in 2019, based on ridership. In that year, Chicago's commuter railroad, Metra, was the third most busiest commuter rail system in the U.S., with over 66.7 million passenger trips reported in that year.

U.S. cities with the largest commuter rail systems in 2019, by ridership (in 1,000 unlinked transit passenger trips)*

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Source

Release date

February 2020

Region

United States

Survey time period

2019

Supplementary notes

* Cities with transit agencies assigned by urbanized areas or urban places of less than 50,000 population outside urbanized areas based on 2000 U.S. Census Population.
** Ridership figure includes data from MTA Long Island Rail Road and MTA Metro-North Railroad.
According to the source, data may differ from that included in Federal Transit Administration reports due to differences in data calculation procedures and in periods of time covered.

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