Public Transportation: North American rail systems

Name of Service

Area of Service

Classification of Service

Owner of Service / Operator of Service

Average Daily Riders

Length / Stations

Equipment

Web Site

Updated

New York City Subway

New York City Heavy Rail Rapid Transit Metropolitan Transportation Authority (owner) / New York City Subway (operator) 7,776,300 229 miles / 468 stations 6,442 cars mta.info/nyct/ 6/8/2010

Mexico City Metro

Mexico City Heavy Rail Rapid Transit Sistema de Transporte Colectivo Metro 4,400,000 110 Number of Passenger Cars metro.df.gob.mx 3/29/2010

Metrorail

Washington, DC Heavy Rail Rapid Transit Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority 1,026,900 229 1,126 cars wmata.com 3/24/2010

Montréal Métro

Montréal Heavy Rail Rapid Transit Agence métropolitaine de transport (AMT) (owner) / Société de transport de Montréal (operator) 989,041 41 759 cars stm.info 3/24/2010

Toronto Subway

Toronto Heavy Rail Rapid Transit Toronto Transit Commission 968,100 -a) 38 76 cars www3.ttc.ca 3/26/2010

Chicago "L"

Chicago Heavy Rail Rapid Transit Chicago Transit Authority 653,400 137 1,190 cars transitchicago.com 3/28/2010

Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (or "T") -a)

Boston Heavy Rail Rapid Transit Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority 480,600 66 70 (Blue only); mbta.com 3/28/2010

BART

San Francisco Heavy Rail Rapid Transit San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District 359,400 104 670 cars bart.gov 5/4/2010

SkyTrain

Vancouver Heavy Rail Rapid Transit TransLink / British Columbia Rapid Transit Company 353,500 43 298 cars www.translink.ca 3/29/2010

Long Island Railroad

New York Commuter Rail Metropolitan Transportation Authority (owner) / Long Island Rail Road (operator) 330,200 700 45 locomotives and 1,140 cars mta.info/lirr/ 7/22/2010

SEPTA -a)

Philadelphia Heavy Rail Rapid Transit Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority 311,000 25 Number of Passenger Cars septa.org 3/31/2010
Metra

Chicago

Commuter Rail Northeast Illinois Regional Commuter Railroad Corporation 307,800 487 159 locomotives and 1,054 cars metrarail.com 3/21/2010

Metro-North Railroad

New York City Commuter Rail Metropolitan Transportation Authority (owner) / Metro-North Railroad (operator) 281,000 384 locomotives: P32AC-DM cars: M2; M3A; M4; M6; M7A; M8; Shoreliner; Comet mta.info/mnr/ 3/23/2010

New Jersey Transit rail operations

New York City Commuter Rail New Jersey Transit (rail operations) 276,000 951 166 locomotives and 1135 cars njtransit.info 3/24/2010

MARTA

Atlanta Heavy Rail Rapid Transit Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority 250,900 48 338 cars itsmarta.com 3/31/2010

PATH

New York City Heavy Rail Rapid Transit Port Authority of New York and New Jersey / Port Authority Trans-Hudson (PATH) 244,400 14 333 cars panynj.gov/path/ 4/2/2010

GO Transit

Toronto Commuter Rail Owner: Ontario Ministry of Transportation / Operators, CN, CP, Bombardier 167,000 7 lines, extending up to 78 miles from Toronto Bombardier push/pull / 71 locomotives and 470 coaches, of which 52 are cab cars. gotransit.com 5/18/2010

Metro Rail -a)

Los Angeles Heavy Rail Rapid Transit Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority 151,000 17 Number of Passenger Cars metro.net 4/3/2010

MBTA Commuter Rail -a)

Boston Commuter Rail Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (owner) / Veolia Transportation, Bombardier Transportation and Alternate Concepts, Inc. (operator) 130,800 368 56 locomotives and 415 cars mbta.com 3/25/2010

SEPTA Regional Rail

Philadelphia Commuter Rail Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority / SEPTA Regional Rail 120,800 289 8 locomotives and 454 cars septa.org 3/26/2010

Metrorail

Miami Heavy Rail Rapid Transit Miami-Dade Transit 60,300 22 136 cars miamidade.gov/transit/ 4/4/2010

Montréal AMT

Montréal Commuter Rail Agence métropolitaine de transport (AMT) 56,500 5 lines 30 locomptives with 20 on order; 149 passenger cars and 58 electric cars amt.qc.ca
Roster
5/15/2010

Baltimore Metro Subway -a)

Baltimore Heavy Rail Rapid Transit Maryland Transit Administration 51,000 15.5 100 cars mta.maryland.gov 4/6/2011

Metrolink

Los Angeles Commuter Rail Southern California Regional Rail Authority (SCRRA) (owner) / Veolia / Amtrak (operator) 38,400 512 53 locomotives and 158 cars metrolinktrains.com 3/27/2010

Caltrain

San Francisco and San Jose Commuter Rail Caltrain (owner) / Amtrak (operator) 35,900 77 29 locomotives and 109 cars caltrain.com 3/27/2010

PATCO Speedline

Philadelphia Heavy Rail Rapid Transit Delaware River Port Authority (owner) / Port Authority Transit Corporation (operator) 35,500 14.2 121 cars ridepatco.org 4/7/2010

Tren Urbano

San Juan Heavy Rail Rapid Transit Puerto Rico Department of Transportation 31,900 10.7 74 cars urbantransport-technology.com/ 4/8/2010

MARC

Baltimore and Washington DC Commuter Rail Maryland Area Rail Commuter administered by Maryland Transit Administration / operated by CSX Transportation and Amtrak 30,300 187 Locomotives & Passenger Cars mta.maryland.gov 3/29/2010

Tren Suburbano

Mexico City Commuter Rail Ferrocarriles Suburbanos, SA de CV 30,000 16 miles / 7 stations Electric Trains fsuburbanos.com 5/26/2010

RTA Rapid Transit -a)

Cleveland Heavy Rail Rapid Transit Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority 29,800 19 60 cars riderta.com 4/9/2010

Metromover

Miami People Mover Miami-Dade Transit 25,200 4.4 29 cars miamidade.gov/transit/ 4/10/2010

Virginia Railway Express

Washington, DC Commuter Rail Owners: Northern Virginia Transportation Commission (NVTC) and Potomac and Rappahannock Transportation Commission (PRTC) / Operator: Keolis 16,300 90 21 locomotives and 82 cars vre.org 3/29/2010

Staten Island Railway

New York City Heavy Rail Rapid Transit Metropolitan Transportation Authority (owner) / Staten Island Rapid Transit Operating Authority (operator) 14,900 14 63 cars mta.info/nyct/sir/ 4/11/2010

NICTD South Shore Line

Chicago Commuter Rail Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District (NICTD) 12,500 90 82 cars; 20 stations nictd.com 6/24/2010

SFRTA Tri-Rail

Miami Commuter Rail South Florida Regional Transportation Authority (owner) / Veolia Transportation (operator) 12,400 72 13 locomotives, ? cars, 2 DMUs tri-rail.com 4/14/2010

O-Train

Ottawa Commuter Rail OC Transpo 10,000 5 3 trains, 3 cars each octranspo1.com 5/19/2010

West Coast Express

Vancouver Commuter Rail Owned by Translink / Operated by Canadian Pacific 10,000 - 10,500 1 line, 8 stations, 42 miles 37 passenger coaches, several F59PH1 locomotives westcoastexpress.com 05/20/2010

Trinity Railway Express

Dallas & Fort Worth Commuter Rail Owners: Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) and the Fort Worth Transportation Authority / Operator: Herzog Transit Services 9,400 34 6 locomotives, 17 cars, 13 RDCs tre.org 4/15/2010

Sounder Commuter Rail

Seattle / Tacoma Commuter Rail Sound Transit (owner) / BNSF (operator) 8,900 80 11 locomotives, 58 cars soundtransit.org 4/16/2010

Detroit People Mover

Detroit People Mover City of Detroit / Detroit Transportation Corporation 7,000 2.9 12 cars thepeoplemover.com 4/12/2010

UTA FrontRunner

Salt Lake City Commuter Rail Utah Transit Authority 5,300 44 11 locomotives 47 cars rideuta.com 4/17/2010

NCTD Coaster

San Diego Commuter Rail Owner: North County Transit District / Operator: TransitAmerica Services LLC. 4,200 41.1 7 locomotives 27 cars gonctd.com 4/18/2010

New Mexico Rail Runner Express

Belan, New Mexico to Sante Fe, New Mexico Commuter Rail New Mexico Dept of Transportation 4,500 97 5 MP36PH-3C’s & 22 Bombardier bi-level nmrailrunner.com 3/21/2010

Altamont Commuter Express

San Jose Commuter Rail Owner: San Joaquin Regional Rail Commission / Operator: Herzog Transit Services 2,500 86 6 locomotives 24 cars acerail.com 4/19/2010

Northstar Line

Minneapolis Commuter Rail Owner: Metropolitan Council / Operator: BNSF Railway 2,207 40 miles / 6 stations 6 locomotives 17 bilevel cars northstartrain.org 6/8/2010

Shore Line East

New Haven Commuter Rail Owner: Connecticut Department of Transportation / Operator: Amtrak 1,900 59 Push pull trains shorelineeast.com 4/21/2010

JTA Skyway

Jacksonville People Mover Jacksonville Transportation Authority 1,400 2.5 Equipment jtafla.com/ 4/13/2010

Westside Express Service

Beaverton / Wilsonville Commuter Rail Owner: TriMet / Operator: Portland & Western Railroad 1,100 15 4 rail cars trimet.org 4/21/2010

Capital MetroRail

Austin Texas Commuter Rail Owner: Capital Metropolitan Transportation Authority
Operator: Herzog Transit Services
1,000 32 miles / 9 stations 6 Stadler GTW capmetro.org 8/9/2013

Music City Star

Nashville Commuter Rail Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) 700 32 3 locomotives, 7 cars musiccitystar.org 4/22/2010
Notes
(a- excludes integrated light rail system

Tram and Light Rail Systems in North America.

Suburban and Commuter Rail Systems in North America.

The Transport Politic: Under Construction.

Projects listed here are either under construction or are on the cusp of entering that phase.

Find out about Witnesses and Fairpromise

Powered by WebRing.
affiliate_link
Corsica Ferry
English

Traveling in Europe?
You will probably need to make a FERRY RESERVATION.


Réservation Ferry en français
Stop by and see our Reservations Center.
Corsica Ferry
French

Have you heard about WAZZ UB

It morphed into MY PERFECT INTERNET



The World Wide Web is the future and it is our VISION to create a PERFECT INTERNET for all.

Nowadays, you have to click and scroll and waste a lot of time to find what you are really looking for. The big search engines, communities and email services collect your data to serve you with tons of unwanted advertising and to sell your data. Your mailbox is full of spam and spyware/malware is always around the corner.

In our VISION, we create a HOME for a GLOBAL FAMILY of users, where your DATA is SAFE and where you find all the USEFUL SERVICES that you need at your fingertips.

Imagine a company that is not only LISTENING to but DRIVEN BY its MEMBERS. A company that is SHARING SUCCESS and CREATING JOBS all around the world...

Welcome to the PERFECT INTERNET!

Sign up for your Perfect Internet Home Page today!

Supply Chain Control Tower

Supply Chain Management Control Towers



Control towers are used in many industries for different purposes: airports and railroads use them for traffic control; power plants have control rooms to monitor operations; and third party logistics providers use them to track transportation activities. These are places where operations run well. Why not a

“SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT CONTROL TOWER"

in order to monitor and assure your supply? Talk to us, we build them!

So just what is an SCM Control Tower? What are the functions of a Supply Chain Control Tower? Who staffs your Supply Chain Management Control Tower?

If you use an EDI VAN for your business, this message is for you. Move past the ancient VAN technology. JWH EDI Services Electronic Commerce Messaging System will bring your EDI operation into the 21st Century. The power of our global EDI network is available on your server, your cloud platform or your application. AND you cannot beat our prices.
You can connect and communicate with all your customers and trading partners through the JWH EDI Services Electronic Commerce Messaging System - Connect with trading partners around the world on a single Network-as-a-Service platform, get real-time transaction visibility and eliminate those manual network processes. It is a pay as you need model. We track all interchanges from the moment they enter the system, along every step across the network, and through the delivery confirmation.

How can we help you? Contact us: Ken Kinlock at kenkinlock@gmail.com

Find out about Better Life and Fairpromise

Our HAND TOOL WebSite is intended in aiding you to locate HAND TOOL suppliers. You may search by product or by manufacturer. We add both products and manufacturers, so keep checking back.

In addition we are a full service MRO (Maintenance, Repair and Operational Supplies) supplier. If you are in the construction or farming business, we are your source.

Snow Belt in New York State Boonville Station There is a "Snow Belt" in New York State that runs above Syracuse and Utica. It goes East from Oswego to at least Boonville. Here's the station at Boonville.

Find out more about Weather around the World


Ominous Weather is about more than weather. Its about our environment. Its about our social issues that need to be surfaced if we want to save our environment. See Champions of our Environment like Al Gore SAS le Prince Albert II de Monaco John R. Stilgoe Ralph Nader. We have addressed several railroad-related projects that will conserve fuel and lessen pollution. Our Window on Europe spotlights projects that can help the rest of the World.
We have other environmental sites on garbage trucks and Rapid response temporary shelters / portable housing.

ec-bp.com The Forum for Supply Chain Integration

ec-bp was established in 2005 as the advocate for lowering the barriers to the adoption of EDI, and our email newsletter has been published every month since that time. Our focus has expanded beyond EDI to encompas the full gamut of supply chain practices and technologies. In addition, our readership has grown to become the largest of any similarly focused publication, and has expanded to include more than 90,000 professionals involved in nearly every aspect of the supply chain.
Today’s supply chain is more than simple transport of EDI documents. The complexity of maintaining compliance with trading partners, managing the ever increasing amount of data, and analyzing that data to drive constant improvement in processes and service take supply chain professionals far beyond the basics of mapping EDI documents.
BLOGS on EC-BP.COM
Nice Tramway Line 2 FRANCE: NICE WILL OPEN TRAMWAY LINE 2 in YEAR 2017!
In a surprise move, Nice Mayor Christian Estrosi changed his mind about running Line 2 up the Promenade des Anglais and instead went with a plan that provides an 8.6 kilometer "tram/metro" with 3.6 kilometers below ground. It will cost €'450,000,000 and carry 110,000 - 140,000 daily passengers. It will run between Gare de Riquier and new? Gare Multimodal Saint-Augustin.
Boulevard Rene Cassin / Avenue Californie at the Champion/Carrefour food market has a tramway in its future.
Fifty-three years after the closure of the Tramway de Nice et du Littoral, the Tramway de Nice began to serve its Northern and Eastern sections. 2007 saw the completion of Line 1 serving the North-South needs of the city. Line 2 now addresses the East-West needs.
See a presentation on the Nice, France tramway extensions including a movie based on Deputy-Mayor Estrosi's Tramway Line 2 presentation September 26, 2011.

Required Attire for a Remote Workforce



Ever wonder how your telecommuting colleagues really live? Turns out, many of them actually do work in their pajamas. They also tend to love their work-life balance – to the point where they’d take a pay cut to maintain the status quo. This is a “must read” for both remote workers and for their office-bound managers.
affiliate_link
mailbox computer telephone How to reach us

Site Map

Google
By Ken Kinlock at kenkinlock@gmail.com Google PageRank Checker
eXTReMe Tracker
index sitemap advanced
site search by freefind
This WebSite is a member of the OMINOUS WEATHER Group (which also includes Kingly Heirs, JWH EDI, Barry's Best, EDI Tool Box, Weathertopia, Vacation French Riviera, WebRing Railroads). Privacy. Terms of Use. Free online link checker - test your links
ICANN's Registrants' Benefits and Responsibilities ICANN's Registrant Educational Information