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A Los Angeles Metro Rail station.

The Los Angeles subway transports more than 300,000 people a day — here’s what it’s like to ride it

Los Angeles has a reputation as a car city, but it also has a surprisingly decent subway system.

San Francisco’s new public trains are clean, spacious and surprisingly quiet — here’s what it’s like to ride one

Many of the Bay Area Rapid Transit trains currently in use have been around since the 1970s.
There are 1,500 passenger journeys on Bogotá's bus system every day.

Bogotá’s massive bus system has been globally hailed as a triumph in public transit — here’s why I prefer it over New York City...

Nearly 10% of the TransMilenio's passengers used to commute by their own cars. Now, they take the bus.

Call by National Transport Workers’ Union for commuters to help when trains break down

The transport workers' union suggests training volunteers from the public to assist front-line workers.
The Roosevelt Island tram takes passengers 250 feet above New York City for the price of a subway fare.

One of New York City’s most affordable tourist experiences is a tram that takes you 250 feet above the city for the price of a subway fare

For $2.75 — the price of a subway ticket — the Roosevelt Island aerial tram takes passengers 250 feet above the city.

Rail network on course to meeting reliability target: Khaw Boon Wan

Singapore's rail network has reached a new level of reliability.
The Dubai Metro comprises two train lines and 49 stations.

How 10 of the world’s most famous subway systems compare, from Dubai to New York City

Public transportation systems vary greatly between major world cities. We selected 10 of the most famous metro systems in the world and compared them by size, length, operating hours, and ticket cost.

Public transport fares could increase next year but the rise won’t be more than 10 cents per trip – here’s why

The PTC has managed to reduce fare prices for the last three years, but this year that might change.