On-board Passenger Counting Functional Area


On-board systems collect transit vehicle loading data and make it available to the center.

Included In

CapMetro Fixed-Route Vehicles
CARTS Fixed-Route Vehicles
CapMetro MetroRapid BRT Vehicles
CapMetro MetroRail Passenger Rail Vehicles

Functional Requirements

1The transit vehicle shall count passengers boarding and alighting.
2The passenger counts shall be related to location to support association of passenger counts with routes, route segments, or bus stops.
3The passenger counts shall be timestamped so that ridership can be measured by time of day and day of week.
4The transit vehicle shall send the collected passenger count information to the transit center.