Ferry Ridership Nearly Doubles During BART's Weekend Transbay Tube ClosureRidership on the San Francisco Bay Ferry nearly doubled on Saturday between Oakland, Alameda and San Francisco, ferry officials said.
Will Dub Nation And The Warriors' Victory Parade Crush BART's Previous Ridership Record?Many Warriors fans are taking BART to get to the streets of Oakland for Friday’s victory parade and celebration, but it’s not clear the system will break the previous ridership record.
BART Approves Budget For Longer, More Frequent Trains On East Bay LinesBART's Board of Directors passed a new $1.6 billion budget Thursday that promises longer and more frequent trains for riders of two East Bay lines beginning in September.
Caltrain Spending $15M On Hand-Me-Down Rail Cars From Los Angeles' Metrolink To Help Alleviate CrowdingRidership on Caltrain is at an all-time high, so the transit agency is investing in some hand-me-down train cars from Los Angeles to help handle all the passengers.
San Francisco Muni Unveils Big Service Additions To Alleviate Transit System’s Increased RidershipSan Francisco Muni is adding service to its busiest routes to deal with the increase in ridership that’s been crowding buses, especially during peak commute hours.
BART Planners Look For Solutions To Station Overcrowding With StudySome BART passengers are beginning to question whether the system really is "rapid transit.” Amid complaints about overcrowded cars and long delays, the agency is trying to find a fix. Riders, however, shouldn’t expect anything soon.
Caltrain Trying To Keep Up With New RidersCaltrain’s ridership is up 14-percent over last year, and the transit agency is trying to keep up with a new kind of rider that doesn’t fit their typical profile.
AC Transit Sees More Riders After Route ChangesRidership on AC Transit's two Dumbarton Express bus lines, from Union City to the Peninsula, was up 15% this August, compared to ridership figures from August 2012.
Thursday BART Ridership 3rd Highest In HistoryThe closure of the Bay Bridge led BART to have the third-highest daily ridership total in its history on Thursday, agency officials said on Friday.
Phil Matier: BART Considering $900M Renovation Of 2 SF StationsBART is considering rebuilding and expanding the Embarcadero and Montgomery St. stations in downtown San Francisco.
San Jose's $2B Light Rail System Among Least Efficient In CountryThe $2 billion light-rail system built to serve San Jose and some surrounding cities in Silicon Valley is among the least efficient in the country and suffers from low ridership and high operating costs.
BART Ridership Shatters Previous Record From 2010 Giants ParadeBART set a new record ridership thanks to Giants fans who streamed into San Francisco for Wednesday’s big victory parade.