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Metra logo System 2016 Ridership by Direction and Time of Day

Note: this report is produced from Metra Boardings and Alightings counts.

Weekday Ridership
Monthly Rail Summary

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Weekday Boardings
BranchDetailInbound TrainsOutbound Trains
AM PeakMiddayPM PeakEveningTotalAM PeakMiddayPM PeakEveningTotal
BNSFdetails23,8371,7641,32933127,2618053,01620,7252,94427,490
Elec-BIdetails46444810526112
Elec-MLdetails10,4101,80684436213,4225412,03410,7851,31114,671
Elec-SCdetails1,01821673261,333129232
Heritagedetails1,3201,320521,1751,227
Milw-Ndetails8,4341,5131,64231811,9071,3671,0037,9041,26211,536
Milw-Wdetails9,0051,27675822911,2684199928,78690411,101
NCSdetails2,68022515253,0621123402,3472673,066
RI-Branchdetails3,71936359114,152123039687
RI-Maindetails8,723667281879,7581571,36810,86063613,021
SWSdetails4,04040583224,550373863,7613694,553
UP-Ndetails11,3691,7212,54162316,2542,3901,42310,4611,45915,733
UP-NWdetails14,9042,1361,12539118,5569891,55314,2411,59818,381
UP-Wdetails11,1601,24663132013,3574721,00111,3011,24114,015
Total111,08313,3829,5262,735136,7267,30313,227102,38811,997134,915
Source: Metra Boarding and Alighting Counts

Weekday Alightings
BranchDetailInbound TrainsOutbound Trains
AM PeakMiddayPM PeakEveningTotalAM PeakMiddayPM PeakEveningTotal
BNSFdetails23,8371,7641,32933127,2618053,01620,7252,94427,490
Elec-BIdetails133710493637429
Elec-MLdetails11,8832,05192338915,2464991,8079,4861,15212,944
Elec-SCdetails8122628342079391521,332
Heritagedetails1,3201,320521,1751,227
Milw-Ndetails8,4341,5131,64231811,9071,3671,0037,9041,26211,536
Milw-Wdetails9,0051,27675822911,2684199928,78690411,101
NCSdetails2,68022515253,0621123402,3472673,066
RI-Branchdetails1320111862235423,2732844,122
RI-Maindetails12,4291,0103298013,8481468567,6263588,986
SWSdetails4,04040583224,550373863,7613694,553
UP-Ndetails11,3691,7212,54162316,2542,3901,42310,4611,45915,733
UP-NWdetails15,0002,1361,02939118,5569851,55314,2451,59818,381
UP-Wdetails11,1601,24663132013,3574721,00111,3011,24114,015
Total111,17913,3829,4302,735136,7267,29913,227102,39211,997134,915
Source: Metra Boarding and Alighting Counts

"AM Peak" refers to from Start of service to 9:15 am.
"Midday" refers to from 9:16 AM to 3:29 PM.
"PM Peak" refers to from 3:30 PM to 6:45 PM.
"Evening" refers to from 6:46 PM to End of Service.

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