DART Ridership Continues to Grow - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

DART Ridership Continues to Grow

Bus, Rail, and HOV lane use increases.



    DART Ridership Continues to Grow
    DART's llight rail gains popularity

    Dallas Area Rapid Transit reported ridership increases in December.

    DART bus ridership jumped more than 3% with more than 3 million people hopping on board.

    DART rail saw an 8% jump in the number of riders with more than one-point-six million people riding the rails.

    The Trinity Railway Express experienced a large increase of nearly sixteen-percent to 215,000 riders.

    Use of the HOV lanes jumped more than 40% to 4.3 million users.

    The increases came despite lower gas prices during the month of December.