1. 72,700 (Average weekday ridership Q2 2014) MDT Metrorail

Principal City Served: Miami Transit Type: Rapid Transit Began Operation: May 20, 1984 System Length: 24.4 miles

2. 30,500 MDT Metromover

Principal City Served: Miami Transit Type: Urban people mover Began Operation: April 17, 1986 System Length: 4.4 miles

3. 14,600 South Florida RTA Tri-Rail

Principal Cities Served: Miami, Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach Transit Type: Commuter rail Began Operation: January 1, 1989 System Length: 70.9 miles

4. 4,271 Sunrail

Principal City Served: Orlando Transit Type: Commuter rail Began Operation: May 1, 2014 System Length: 31.7 miles

5. 4,100 JTA Skyway

Principal City Served: Jacksonville Transit Type: Urban people mover Began Operation: May 1989 System Length: 2.5 miles

6. 600 TECO Line Streetcar

Principal City Served: Tampa Transit Type: Heritage streetcar Began Operation: October 19, 2002 System Length: 2.7 miles

Source: http://www.apta.com/resources/statistics/Documents/Ridership/2014-q2-ridership-APTA.pdf

Article by Ennis Davis, AICP. Contact Ennis at edavis@moderncities.com