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Average Weekend Bus Ridership

Route
Note 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
2017-2018 Change
2018 Rank
Brooklyn Local Routes
               
B1
21,404 21,666 22,009 21,601 21,218 20,490 -728 -3.4% 26
B2
1,869 2,018 2,088 1,926 1,805 1,856 +51 +2.8% 157
B3
18,426 18,505 17,747 16,569 16,173 16,223 +50 +0.3% 38
B4
4,990 5,629 5,865 6,235 6,308 6,292 -16 -0.3% 109
B6
49,066 50,420 50,297 47,748 45,584 41,246 -4,338 -9.5% 4
B7
4,887 4,974 4,911 4,874 4,611 3,906 -705 -15.3% 132
B8
22,135 23,130 23,494 22,245 21,529 21,247 -282 -1.3% 23
B9
15,897 16,120 16,223 17,200 17,225 17,416 +191 +1.1% 31
B11
10,223 10,401 10,041 10,001 9,636 9,442 -194 -2.0% 81
B12
19,902 19,497 18,371 17,829 15,698 13,389 -2,309 -14.7% 49
B13
5,470 5,662 6,167 6,342 6,311 6,054 -257 -4.1% 112
B14
8,264 8,299 8,354 8,082 7,296 6,477 -819 -11.2% 107
B15
29,578 29,813 29,725 29,405 26,557 24,106 -2,451 -9.2% 18
B16
6,222 6,270 5,960 5,880 5,921 5,664 -257 -4.3% 117
B17
12,779 12,709 12,452 11,188 9,974 9,346 -628 -6.3% 82
B20
7,640 7,759 7,762 7,141 6,517 5,943 -574 -8.8% 115
B24
2,358 2,721 2,606 2,651 2,725 2,910 +185 +6.8% 151
B25
13,166 13,187 11,983 11,806 11,013 9,846 -1,167 -10.6% 77
B26
13,288 13,671 12,494 12,116 11,638 10,858 -780 -6.7% 63
B31
1,758 1,799 1,841 1,808 1,873 1,768 -105 -5.6% 158
B32
4 147 637 686 747 912 1,016 +104 +11.4% 166
B35
45,628 45,987 47,613 44,345 42,231 38,486 -3,745 -8.9% 6
B36
12,098 12,129 11,980 11,491 11,415 10,463 -952 -8.3% 71
B37
7 0 933 1,977 2,158 2,749 2,520 -229 -8.3% 154
B38
21,870 22,063 20,688 21,012 21,512 20,584 -928 -4.3% 24
B39
417 407 290 306 302 331 +29 +9.6% 170
B41
42,782 42,179 38,512 36,216 32,701 30,797 -1,904 -5.8% 11
B42
4,559 4,554 4,123 3,801 3,600 3,192 -408 -11.3% 144
B43
13,103 13,106 12,161 11,716 11,113 10,601 -512 -4.6% 68
B44Lcl/SBS
5 45,861 44,385 44,980 44,282 41,823 39,175 -2,648 -6.3% 5
B45
7,899 7,766 7,120 6,965 6,310 5,509 -801 -12.7% 119
B46Lcl/SBS
12 61,218 60,838 58,186 54,891 52,719 50,493 -2,226 -4.2% 2
B47
14,599 13,880 13,259 12,742 11,522 10,807 -715 -6.2% 64
B48
3,905 4,451 4,287 4,378 4,469 4,089 -380 -8.5% 130
B49
13,252 13,014 12,333 11,928 11,213 10,245 -968 -8.6% 75
B52
14,345 14,449 14,017 13,820 12,952 11,966 -986 -7.6% 54
B54
11,986 11,705 11,129 10,427 9,544 9,000 -544 -5.7% 90
B57
7,276 7,338 7,623 8,189 8,034 7,864 -170 -2.1% 97
B60
12,699 11,936 11,517 11,059 10,219 9,206 -1,013 -9.9% 85
B61
13,000 12,620 11,973 11,594 10,808 10,357 -451 -4.2% 73
B62
11,989 11,625 10,231 9,814 9,732 9,153 -579 -5.9% 87
B63
19,765 19,593 19,054 18,371 19,978 18,640 -1,338 -6.7% 29
B64
6,660 6,949 7,396 7,424 7,123 7,353 +230 +3.2% 101
B65
4,004 4,114 3,605 3,725 3,609 3,451 -158 -4.4% 138
B67
3,493 3,367 3,070 3,029 3,070 2,910 -160 -5.2% 150
B68
20,841 21,670 19,757 19,356 18,288 16,990 -1,298 -7.1% 34
B69
2,709 2,926 2,898 2,963 3,075 2,967 -108 -3.5% 148
B70
6,730 6,268 6,794 7,113 7,938 8,475 +537 +6.8% 93
B74
4,298 4,487 4,280 4,060 3,915 3,662 -253 -6.5% 135
B82Lcl/SBS
18 30,671 30,683 29,733 28,801 27,908 26,542 -1,366 -4.9% 16
B83
9,533 10,145 10,422 9,713 9,178 8,372 -806 -8.8% 94
B84
3 131 319 365 359 323 291 -32 -9.9% 171
B OTHER
270 397 485 403 429 876  
Brooklyn Local
737,060 741,170 722,934 699,845 670,326 630,862 -39,464 -5.9%  
Bronx Local Routes
Bx1/2
40,276 40,919 37,594 35,237 34,682 33,257 -1,425 -4.1% 9
Bx3
19,284 19,248 19,055 18,737 18,119 16,819 -1,300 -7.2% 35
Bx4
14,500 15,357 14,235 12,866 11,881 11,468 -413 -3.5% 59
Bx5
12,083 12,527 11,931 11,444 11,453 10,546 -907 -7.9% 69
Bx6Lcl/SBS
16 22,891 23,534 23,958 22,699 21,844 22,595 +751 +3.4% 21
Bx7
17,903 17,543 17,307 16,467 16,727 16,263 -464 -2.8% 36
Bx8
3,690 3,721 3,558 3,472 3,458 3,374 -84 -2.4% 141
Bx9
32,449 33,108 32,359 31,882 30,112 28,220 -1,892 -6.3% 14
Bx10
9,910 10,027 9,847 9,819 9,708 9,133 -575 -5.9% 88
Bx11
15,780 16,068 15,994 15,216 14,068 12,765 -1,303 -9.3% 51
Bx12Lcl/SBS
58,112 62,633 64,638 60,307 58,564 54,255 -4,309 -7.4% 1
Bx13
13,537 14,441 14,991 14,844 14,175 12,987 -1,188 -8.4% 50
Bx15
2 36,577 37,126 36,050 32,445 29,972 26,884 -3,088 -10.3% 15
Bx16
6,404 6,397 6,734 6,503 6,119 5,548 -571 -9.3% 118
Bx17
10,685 11,083 10,991 10,400 9,753 8,640 -1,113 -11.4% 92
Bx18
1,235 1,226 1,303 1,419 1,310 1,164 -146 -11.1% 162
Bx19
40,118 40,333 39,758 36,862 33,735 30,307 -3,428 -10.2% 12
Bx20
Bx21
14,580 15,089 14,751 13,765 12,762 11,571 -1,191 -9.3% 57
Bx22
15,578 15,454 15,199 14,211 13,500 12,159 -1,341 -9.9% 53
Bx24
541 650 672 641 702 639 -63 -9.0% 169
Bx26
8,300 8,445 8,943 8,334 7,827 7,099 -728 -9.3% 103
Bx27
7,773 7,844 7,778 7,436 7,051 6,017 -1,034 -14.7% 113
Bx28/38
18,997 19,737 18,975 18,118 17,044 15,269 -1,775 -10.4% 43
Bx29
3,951 4,111 4,071 3,696 3,607 3,416 -191 -5.3% 139
Bx30
8,739 9,418 9,682 9,416 8,946 8,198 -748 -8.4% 95
Bx31
9,098 9,189 8,725 8,479 7,878 6,988 -890 -11.3% 104
Bx32
4,463 4,615 4,385 4,198 4,249 4,073 -176 -4.1% 131
Bx33
2,215 2,217 2,096 1,953 1,729 1,563 -166 -9.6% 159
Bx34
3,163 3,414 3,391 3,442 3,344 2,977 -367 -11.0% 147
Bx35
19,936 20,704 21,473 20,286 18,902 17,038 -1,864 -9.9% 32
Bx36
36,762 36,714 36,006 34,119 32,266 28,905 -3,361 -10.4% 13
Bx39
21,784 22,442 20,758 20,411 19,103 17,570 -1,533 -8.0% 30
Bx40/42
26,935 27,622 26,928 25,177 23,056 20,543 -2,513 -10.9% 25
Bx41Lcl/SBS
2 25,108 30,328 29,487 28,255 26,720 23,714 -3,006 -11.3% 20
Bx46
1 187 310 325 327 302 262 -40 -13.2% 172
Bx55
2
Bx OTHER
267 314 387 244 304 650  
Bronx Local
583,811 603,908 594,335 563,127 534,972 492,876 -42,096 -7.9%  
Manhattan Local Routes
M1
8,978 8,905 9,077 9,066 8,336 9,070 +734 +8.8% 89
M2
11,501 10,912 10,420 9,896 9,363 9,331 -32 -0.3% 83
M3
17,003 16,314 16,823 15,844 15,015 15,591 +576 +3.8% 39
M4
16,844 16,289 16,693 16,042 14,910 15,292 +382 +2.6% 42
M5
14 17,543 16,214 14,809 14,201 9,804 9,874 +70 +0.7% 76
M7
21,169 19,887 18,319 17,840 17,336 16,998 -338 -1.9% 33
M8
0 897 1,260 1,207 1,140 1,092 -48 -4.2% 163
M9
4,535 4,714 4,996 4,919 4,711 4,619 -92 -2.0% 125
M10
10,557 10,622 10,404 10,119 9,021 9,737 +716 +7.9% 79
M11
12,532 12,260 11,925 11,168 10,746 10,637 -109 -1.0% 66
M12
8 148 563 641 667 732 +65 +9.7% 168
M14
41,647 39,170 39,503 34,789 34,983 33,072 -1,911 -5.5% 10
M15Lcl/SBS
59,973 55,052 52,484 49,989 47,996 49,571 +1,575 +3.3% 3
M20
4,841 4,273 3,880 3,250 2,933 2,725 -208 -7.1% 152
M21
781 942 941 919 1,008 1,026 +18 +1.8% 165
M22
2,097 2,199 2,133 2,065 2,083 1,936 -147 -7.1% 156
M23/SBS
13 12,300 11,887 11,021 10,377 10,936 11,052 +116 +1.1% 62
M31
9,056 8,669 8,380 8,241 6,939 7,317 +378 +5.4% 102
M34SBS
13,696 11,771 11,368 10,848 11,023 10,760 -263 -2.4% 65
M35
2,763 3,398 2,251 1,585 1,196 973 -223 -18.6% 167
M42
10,156 9,434 8,325 7,462 6,988 6,450 -538 -7.7% 108
M50
1,619 1,559 1,473 1,595 1,455 1,334 -121 -8.3% 161
M55
14 2,824 2,611 -213 -7.5% 153
M57
6,729 6,503 5,745 5,299 5,252 5,262 +10 +0.2% 120
M60/SBS
6 24,953 23,558 23,624 23,092 22,181 22,575 +394 +1.8% 22
M66
8,454 8,350 7,794 7,217 5,596 5,225 -371 -6.6% 121
M72
5,597 5,395 4,992 4,457 3,554 3,333 -221 -6.2% 143
M79/SBS
15 17,210 16,321 14,835 13,485 11,858 11,490 -368 -3.1% 58
M86/SBS
10 26,281 25,348 24,816 24,541 20,463 19,169 -1,294 -6.3% 27
M96
13,446 13,357 12,818 11,994 10,996 10,504 -492 -4.5% 70
M98
           
M100
17,813 18,221 18,004 17,676 17,376 16,237 -1,139 -6.6% 37
M101
32,899 31,523 30,201 26,716 25,328 25,644 +316 +1.2% 17
M102
19,865 18,151 17,530 15,300 14,366 14,942 +576 +4.0% 44
M103
16,943 15,324 15,146 12,711 11,511 11,904 +393 +3.4% 56
M104
19,303 19,519 19,159 16,321 16,265 14,874 -1,391 -8.6% 45
M106
1,253 1,307 1,314 1,226 1,130 1,088 -42 -3.7% 164
M116
11,459 11,644 11,752 11,362 10,706 9,742 -964 -9.0% 78
M OTHER
337 471 463 334 447 391  
Manhattan Local
502,133 480,508 465,241 433,794 408,442 404,180 -4,262 -1.0%  
Queens Local Routes
Q1
4,646 4,616 4,617 4,205 3,956 3,859 -97 -2.5% 133
Q2
6,306 6,142 5,775 5,442 5,316 5,021 -295 -5.5% 123
Q3
11,808 11,498 11,709 11,531 11,361 10,632 -729 -6.4% 67
Q4
9,768 9,627 8,959 8,582 8,248 7,905 -343 -4.2% 96
Q5
14,841 14,149 13,235 12,353 11,903 11,217 -686 -5.8% 61
Q12
15,060 15,018 14,737 14,589 14,379 13,590 -789 -5.5% 48
Q13
10,952 10,612 10,304 9,984 9,651 8,954 -697 -7.2% 91
Q15
5,039 5,035 5,032 5,129 5,133 5,063 -70 -1.4% 122
Q16
3,227 3,232 3,234 3,151 3,353 3,362 +9 +0.3% 142
Q17
22,114 22,120 21,312 21,081 19,953 19,154 -799 -4.0% 28
Q20
14,579 14,669 14,759 15,054 16,274 15,551 -723 -4.4% 40
Q24
11,429 10,820 9,855 9,483 9,892 9,559 -333 -3.4% 80
Q26
Q27
23,740 24,006 24,259 24,247 24,433 23,716 -717 -2.9% 19
Q28
10,345 10,259 9,822 9,898 9,563 9,184 -379 -4.0% 86
Q30
6,988 6,622 6,368 6,178 6,030 5,680 -350 -5.8% 116
Q31
0 1,420 2,122 2,193 2,248 2,178 -70 -3.1% 155
Q32
15,551 15,080 14,680 14,508 14,103 14,421 +318 +2.3% 47
Q36
5,581 5,432 5,309 5,221 4,983 4,877 -106 -2.1% 124
Q42
Q43
13,925 14,019 13,412 12,950 12,847 12,387 -460 -3.6% 52
Q44/SBS
11 37,268 38,082 36,607 37,840 38,404 38,103 -301 -0.8% 7
Q46
17,692 17,400 16,970 16,133 15,904 15,339 -565 -3.6% 41
Q48
4,170 4,213 4,253 4,366 4,220 4,191 -29 -0.7% 128
Q54
13,443 12,951 12,129 12,074 12,052 11,339 -713 -5.9% 60
Q55
8,070 8,307 7,728 7,537 7,407 6,820 -587 -7.9% 106
Q56
12,245 11,546 10,445 10,253 10,792 10,401 -391 -3.6% 72
Q58
41,515 41,953 40,320 39,811 39,407 38,006 -1,401 -3.6% 8
Q59
8,458 8,553 8,155 7,987 7,892 7,457 -435 -5.5% 100
Q76
3,352 3,472 3,418 3,427 3,493 3,411 -82 -2.3% 140
Q77
2,176 2,995 3,448 3,548 3,626 3,464 -162 -4.5% 137
Q83
9,062 8,953 8,681 8,214 8,087 7,668 -419 -5.2% 98
Q84
3,775 3,829 3,644 3,469 3,363 3,141 -222 -6.6% 145
Q85
12,554 12,493 11,743 11,215 10,755 10,262 -493 -4.6% 74
Q88
8,921 9,137 9,063 9,023 9,372 9,246 -126 -1.3% 84
Q OTHER
475 715 647 607 596 654  
Queens Local
389,075 388,975 376,751 371,283 368,996 355,812 -13,184 -3.6%  
Staten Island Local Routes
S40/90
4,173 4,535 4,654 4,445 4,278 4,099 -179 -4.2% 129
S42
S44/94
7,564 8,141 8,051 7,659 7,344 6,975 -369 -5.0% 105
S46/96
6,955 7,457 7,389 6,813 6,470 5,990 -480 -7.4% 114
S48/98
8,679 9,206 9,135 8,529 8,158 7,515 -643 -7.9% 99
S51/81
3,933 4,107 4,145 3,947 3,812 3,557 -255 -6.7% 136
S52
3,281 3,633 3,696 3,436 3,354 3,115 -239 -7.1% 146
S53
13,595 13,567 13,317 13,056 12,825 11,928 -897 -7.0% 55
S54
S55
S56
S57
1,657 1,687 1,586 1,513 1,542 1,413 -129 -8.4% 160
S59
4,623 4,833 4,720 4,234 4,212 3,806 -406 -9.6% 134
S61/91
4,693 4,982 5,034 4,770 4,664 4,471 -193 -4.1% 126
S62/92
4,910 5,302 5,103 4,945 4,694 4,324 -370 -7.9% 127
S66
173
S74/84
6,879 6,888 6,938 6,668 6,641 6,182 -459 -6.9% 111
S76/86
3,050 3,568 3,619 3,488 3,335 2,965 -370 -11.1% 149
S78
7,524 7,106 7,159 6,692 6,771 6,205 -566 -8.4% 110
S79SBS
12,938 13,940 14,208 14,212 14,589 14,575 -14 -0.1% 46
S89
S93
S OTHER
289 394 497 480 523 473  
Staten Is Local
94,743 99,346 99,251 94,887 93,212 87,593 -5,619 -6.0%  
Express Routes
SIM1
17
2,277
2
SIM2
17 199 9
SIM3
17 716 7
SIM4
17 936 6
SIM5
17
SIM6
17
SIM7
17
SIM8
17
SIM9
19
SIM10
17
SIM15
17
SIM22
17
SIM25
17
SIM26
17
SIM30
17
SIM31
17
SIM32
17
SIM33
17
SIM34
17
SIM35
17
X1
17 6,205 6,358 6,118 6,037 6,128 3,758 -2,370 -38.7% 1
X2
17
X3
17
X4
17
X5
17
X7
17
X8
17
X9
17
X10
17 2,831 2,738 2,544 2,563 2,590 1,561 -1,029 -39.7% 4
X11
17
X12/42
17
X14
17
X15
17
X17
17 1,892 2,053 2,337 2,507 2,597 1,604 -993 -38.2% 3
X19
17
X21
9, 17
X22
17
X27/37
  902 977 916 913 968 942 -26 -2.7% 5
X28/38
  0 0 0 128 493 583 +90 +18.3% 8
X30
17
X31
17
X63
 
X64
 
X68
 
X Other
  198 177 239 227 227 0  
Express Total
  12,028 12,303 12,154 12,375 13,003 12,576 -427 -3.3%  
System Totals
Brooklyn Local
  737,060 741,170 722,934 699,845 670,326 630,862 -39,464 -5.9%  
Bronx Local
  583,811 603,908 594,335 563,127 534,972 492,876 -42,096 -7.9%  
Manhattan Local
  502,133 480,508 465,241 433,794 408,442 404,180 -4,262 -1.0%  
Queens Local
  389,075 388,975 376,751 371,283 368,996 355,812 -13,184 -3.6%  
Staten Is Local
  94,743 99,346 99,251 94,887 93,212 87,593 -5,619 -6.0%  
Local System Adj
  3,143 3,462 3,109 3,362 3,700 6,572  
Local Total
  2,309,965 2,317,369 2,261,621 2,166,298 2,079,648 1,977,895 -101,753 -4.9%  
 
Brooklyn Exp
  902 977 916 1,041 1,461 1,525 +64 +4.4%  
Manhattan Exp
  0 0 0 0 0 0  
Queens Exp
  0 0 0 0 0 0  
Staten Is Exp
  10,928 11,149 10,999 11,107 11,315 11,051 -264 -2.3%  
Exp Special/Adj
  59 221 283 279 248 253  
Express Total
  11,889 12,347 12,198 12,427 13,024 12,829 -195 -1.5%  
 
Brooklyn Total
  737,962 742,147 723,850 700,886 671,787 632,387 -39,400 -5.9%  
Bronx Total
  583,811 603,908 594,335 563,127 534,972 492,876 -42,096 -7.9%  
Manhattan Total
  502,133 480,508 465,241 433,794 408,442 404,180 -4,262 -1.0%  
Queens Total
  389,075 388,975 376,751 371,283 368,996 355,812 -13,184 -3.6%  
Staten Is Total
  105,671 110,495 110,250 105,994 104,527 98,644 -5,883 -5.6%  
Adjustments
  3,202 3,683 3,392 3,641 3,948 6,784  
Grand Total
  2,321,854 2,329,716 2,273,819 2,178,725 2,092,672 1,990,683 -101,989 -4.9%  

 

Ridership Notes

*
Averages exclude Monday, October 29-Friday, November 2, 2012 due to Superstorm Sandy.
 
   
Route Notes

1 The Bx46 route began operating on April 7, 2013.
2 The Bx41 SBS began operating on June 30, 2013.  Bx41 Local service also continued to operate.  The B55 became Bx15 Limited service.
3 The B84 route began operating on June 30, 2013.
4 The B32 route began operating on September 8, 2013.
5 The B44 SBS began operating on November 17, 2013.  B44 Local service also continued to operate.
6 The M60 SBS began operating on May 25, 2014, replacing M60 Local service.
7 B37 service was restored on June 29, 2014; M8 and Q31 weekend service was restored on April 6, 2014.
8 The M12 route began operating on August 31, 2014.
9 The X21 route began operating on September 2, 2014.
10 The M86 SBS began operating on July 13, 2015, replacing M86 Local service.
11 The Q44 SBS began operating on November 29, 2015, replacing Q44 Limited and overnight local service.
12 The B46 SBS began operating on July 2, 2016.  B46 Local service also continued to operate.
13 The M23 SBS began operating on November 6, 2016, replacing M23 Local service.
14 The M5 route was split into the M5 and M55 on January 8, 2017
15 The M79 SBS began operating on May 21, 2017, replacing M79 Local service.
16 The Bx6 SBS began operating on September 3 2017, replacing Bx6 Local service.
17 The Staten Island Express Bus Network Redesign began operation on August 19, 2018.
18 The B82 SBS began operating on October 1, 2018, replacing B82 Limited, and operating only on weekdays.
19 The SIM9 route began operation on October 7, 2018, as well as several route and serivce adjustments in the SIM system.

 

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