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  • Trailways unveils Ride Along video series Sunday, June 08, 2014

    The YouTube film series captures the bus ride itself, interviews with bus riders and frontline company employees, and several travel destinations.

  • Public transportation riders save $10,181 per year Sunday, June 08, 2014

    The savings are based on the cost of commuting by public transportation compared to the cost of owning and driving a vehicle.

  • Public transportation users save $10,174 annually Sunday, April 20, 2014

    The monthly APTA Transit Savings Report examines how an individual in a two-person household can save money by taking public transportation and living with one less car.

  • 50 years of public transit milestones and memories Sunday, April 20, 2014

    In the public transit world, 1964 marked the world’s first high-speed rail network, driverless train and California breaking ground on the BART system. It was an important year for public transportation in Philadelphia, too. On Feb. 18, 1964, the organizational meeting that established what is now the nation's sixth largest transportation agency —SEPTA — was held.

  • U.S. public transit ridership is highest in decades Wednesday, March 19, 2014

    In 2013, 10.7 billion trips were taken. It was the eighth year in a row that more than 10 billion trips were taken on public transportation systems nationwide, according to an APTA report.

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