Nyc transit also administers paratransit service throughout new york city to provide transportation options for people with disabilities. The new york city transit authority also known as nyct is a public authority in the u s state of new york that operates public transportation in the new york city area.
Nyct is a fundamental part of the metropolitan transportation authority mta the busiest and largest transit system in north america with an overall daily ground and underground.
New york city trams. The tram consists of two capsules that run back and forth on two parallel tracks. Go mobile get widgets book aar rides with the new mymta app. Staten island railway a rapid transit line on.
The new york city transit authority is a public authority in the u s. They account for 80 percent of the city s surface mass transportation. The nycta operates the following systems.
It s not likely the track maps will be updated with new colors just to reflect new train routings over the existing tracks. New york city subway a rapid transit system in manhattan the bronx brooklyn and queens. The tramway is the first commuter aerial tramway in north america having opened in 1976.
Leave at arrive by. Since then over 26 million passengers have ridden the tram. We follow to same fare structure as the mta.
Part of the metropolitan transportation authority the busiest and largest transit system in north america the nycta has a daily ridership of 8 million trips. These are based on the service patterns in the late 1990s. Only mta metrocards are accepted.
Tram runs on a regular schedule except for major holidays new year s day memorial day independence day labor day thanksgiving day christmas day during which the tram runs on a rush hour schedule. For a current route map look here. State of new york that operates public transportation in new york city.
The roosevelt island tramway is an aerial tramway in new york city that spans the east river and connects roosevelt island to the upper east side of manhattan. Custom planner service in the area schedules subway bus schedules. New york city subway route map by michael calcagno.
It is one of the few forms of mass transit in new york city not run by the metropolitan. Today nyc transit s buses run in all five boroughs operates 190 local 30 express and 17 sbs routes. New york city transit s commitment to a cleaner environment.