List of Rail Transit Systems in the United States

List of Rail Transit Systems in the United States

Region State System Lines Authority Type (FTA)
Albuquerque Rail Advertising New Mexico New Mexico Rail Runner Express Advertising Mid-Region Council of Governments Commuter Rail Advertising
Atlanta Rail Advertising Georgia MARTA Rail Advertising Blue Line, Gold Line, Green Line, and Red Line Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority Heavy rail
Atlanta Streetcar Advertising Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority Advertising Streetcar
Austin Rail Advertising Texas Capital MetroRail Advertising Capital Metropolitan Transportation Authority Advertising Commuter Rail Advertising
Baltimore Rail Advertising Maryland Metro Subway Maryland Transit Administration Heavy rail
Light Rail Maryland Transit Administration Light rail
Boston (Greater Boston region) Rail Advertising Massachusetts and Rhode Island MBTA Commuter Rail Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority Commuter Rail Advertising
Boston Massachusetts MBTA subway Blue Line , Orange Line, and Red Line Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority Heavy rail
MBTA subway Green Line Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority Light rail
MBTA subway Ashmont–Mattapan High-Speed Line Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority Heritage light rail
Buffalo New York Metro Rail Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority Light rail
Camden and Trenton New Jersey River Line New Jersey Transit Tram-train
Charlotte North Carolina LYNX Rapid Transit Services Blue Line Charlotte Area Transit System Light rail
LYNX Rapid Transit Services Gold Line Charlotte Area Transit System Heritage streetcar
Chicago Illinois and Indiana South Shore Line Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District Commuter Rail Advertising
Illinois Metra Northeast Illinois Regional Commuter Railroad Corporation Commuter Rail Advertising
The L Red Line, Orange Line, Yellow Line, Green Line, Blue Line, Purple Line, Brown Line, and the Pink Line Chicago Transit Authority Heavy rail
Airport Transit System Chicago Airport Authority VAL
Cincinnati Ohio Cincinnati Bell Connector Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority (operation contracted to) Streetcar
Cleveland Ohio RTA Rapid Transit Red Line Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority Heavy rail
RTA Rapid Transit Blue, Green, and Waterfront Lines Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority Light rail
Dallas–Fort Worth Texas Trinity Railway Express Dallas Area Rapid Transit Commuter Rail Advertising
Trinity Metro
DART Light Rail Green, Blue, Red, and Orange Lines Dallas Area Rapid Transit Light rail
Dallas Streetcar City of Dallas (operation contracted to DART) Streetcar
McKinney Avenue Transit Authority M-Line McKinney Avenue Transit Authority Heritage streetcar
Skylink Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport People mover
A-Train Denton County Transportation Authority Commuter Rail Advertising
TEXRail Trinity Metro Commuter Rail Advertising
Denver Colorado RTD Rail Lines A, B, and G Regional Transportation District Commuter Rail Advertising
RTD Rail Lines C, D, E, F, H, R, and W Regional Transportation District Light rail
Detroit Michigan QLine M-1 Rail Streetcar
Detroit People Mover Detroit Transportation Corporation Automated people mover
El Paso Texas El Paso Streetcar Sun Metro Heritage streetcar
Fort Smith Arkansas Birney Safety Streetcar No. 224 Fort Smith Streetcar Restoration Association Heritage streetcar
Houston Texas METRORail North/Red, Southeast/Purple, and East End/Green lines Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County, Texas Light rail
Indianapolis Indiana Indiana University Health People Mover Indiana University Health People mover
Irving Texas Las Colinas APT System Dallas County Utility and Reclamation District People mover
Jacksonville Florida Skyway Jacksonville Transportation Authority Automated guideway transit
Jersey City / Hudson County New Jersey Hudson–Bergen Light Rail New Jersey Transit Light rail
Kansas City Missouri KC Streetcar Kansas City Streetcar Authority/ City of Kansas City (operation contracted to Herzog Transit Services) Streetcar
Kenosha Wisconsin Kenosha Streetcars Kenosha Transit Streetcar
Las Vegas Nevada Las Vegas Monorail Las Vegas Monorail Company Monorail
Little Rock Arkansas Metro Streetcar Rock Region Metro Heritage streetcar
Los Angeles California Metro Rail D Line and B Line Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority Heavy rail
Metro Rail A Line, E Line, C Line, and L Line Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority Light rail
Memphis Tennessee MATA Trolley Main Street Line, Riverfront Loop, and Madison Avenue Line Memphis Area Transit Authority Heritage streetcar
Miami Florida Tri-Rail South Florida Regional Transportation Authority Commuter rail
Metrorail Miami-Dade Transit Heavy rail
Metromover Miami-Dade Transit Automated guideway transit
Milwaukee Wisconsin The Hop City of Milwaukee (operation contracted to Transdev) Streetcar
Minneapolis–Saint Paul Minnesota METRO Blue and Green lines Metro Transit Light rail
Northstar Line Metro Transit Commuter rail
Morgantown West Virginia Morgantown Personal Rapid Transit West Virginia University People mover
Nashville Tennessee Music City Star >Regional Transportation Authority Commuter rail
New Haven Connecticut Shore Line East Connecticut Department of Transportation Commuter rail
New Orleans Louisiana New Orleans streetcars St. Charles Avenue, Riverfront, Canal Street, and Loyola Avenue Lines New Orleans Regional Transit Authority Heritage streetcar
New York New York Long Island Rail Road Metropolitan Transportation Authority Commuter rail
New York and Connecticut Metro-North Railroad Metropolitan Transportation Authority Commuter rail
New York New York City Subway A, B, C, D, E, F, G, J/Z, M, N, Q, R, S, W, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, and 7 Services New York City Transit Authority Heavy rail
New York Staten Island Railway Staten Island Rapid Transit Operating Authority Heavy rail
New York and New Jersey PATH Port Authority of New York and New Jersey Heavy rail
New York AirTrain JFK Port Authority of New York and New Jersey Automated light rail
Newark New York, Philadelphia New Jersey Transit commuter rail New Jersey Transit Commuter rail
New Jersey Newark Light Rail New Jersey Transit Light rail
AirTrain Newark Port Authority of New York and New Jersey Monorail
Norfolk Virginia Tide Light Rail Hampton Roads Transit Light rail
Norristown Pennsylvania Norristown High Speed Line SEPTA Heavy rail
Oakland California Oakland Airport Connector Coliseum–Oakland International Airport line San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District Automated guideway transit
Oceanside California SPRINTER North County Transit District Diesel light rail
Oklahoma City Oklahoma Oklahoma City Streetcar City of Oklahoma City (operation contracted to Herzog Transit Services) Streetcar
Orlando Metro Area Florida SunRail Central Florida Commuter rail
Philadelphia Pennsylvania and New Jersey PATCO Speedline Port Authority Transit Corporation Heavy rail
Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware SEPTA Regional Rail SEPTA Commuter rail
Pennsylvania SEPTA Subway-Elevated Lines Broad Street and Market–Frankford Lines SEPTA Heavy rail
Pennsylvania SEPTA Trolley Lines Subway-Surface lines (routes 10, 11, 13, 34 and 36), and suburban routes 101 and 102 SEPTA Light rail
Pennsylvania SEPTA Trolley Lines Route 15 SEPTA Heritage streetcar
Phoenix Arizona Valley Metro Rail Valley Metro Light rail
Pittsburgh Pennsylvania The T Red Line, Blue Line – South Hills Village, and Blue Line – Library Port Authority of Allegheny County Light rail
Portland metro area (west side suburbs) Oregon WES Commuter Rail TriMet Commuter rail
Portland Oregon MAX Blue, Green, Orange, Red, and Yellow Lines TriMet Light rail
Oregon Portland Streetcar NS Line and Loop Service Portland Streetcar, Inc. Streetcar
Sacramento California Light Rail Blue Line, Gold Line, and Green Line Sacramento Regional Transit District Light rail
St. Louis Missouri> and Illinois MetroLink Red Line and Blue Line Bi-State Development Agency Light rail
Salt Lake City Utah The FrontRunner train (750) Utah Transit Authority Commuter rail
Streetcar S Line (720) Utah Transit Authority Streetcar
TRAX Blue Line (701), Red Line (703), and Green Line (704) Utah Transit Authority Light rail
San Diego California Coaster San Diego Northern Railway Commuter rail
San Diego Trolley Blue, Green, and Orange Lines San Diego Metropolitan Transit System Light rail
San Diego Trolley Silver Line San Diego Metropolitan Transit System Heritage streetcar
San Francisco Bay Area California Bay Area Rapid Transit San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District Heavy rail
eBART San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District Diesel light rail
San Francisco California Muni Metro Lines J, K, L, M, N, S (very limited service), and T Municipal Transportation Agency Light rail
Muni Heritage Streetcars E Embarcadero and F Market & Wharves Municipal Transportation Agency Heritage streetcar
Cable car system Powell-Mason (line 59), Powell-Hyde (60), and California Street (61) Municipal Transportation Agency Heritage cable car
San Francisco California AirTrain San Francisco International Airport People mover
San Jose California Altamont Corridor Express San Joaquin Regional Rail Commission Commuter rail
Light Rail Alum Rock – Santa Teresa, Mountain View – Winchester, and Almaden Shuttle Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority Light rail
Caltrain Peninsula Corridor Joint Powers Board Commuter rail
San Juan Puerto Rico Tren Urbano Departamento de Transportación y Obras Públicas Heavy rail
Seattle / Tacoma Washington Sounder Sound Transit Commuter rail
Seattle Washington Link light rail Line 1 Sound Transit (operation contracted to King County Metro) Light rail
Seattle Center Monorail City of Seattle Monorail
Seattle Streetcar Network First Hill Streetcar and South Lake Union Streetcar City of Seattle (operation contracted to King County Metro) Streetcar
Sonoma / Marin California Sonoma–Marin Area Rail Transit Sonoma–Marin Area Rail Transit District Commuter rail
Southern California California Metrolink Southern California Regional Rail Authority Commuter rail
Tacoma Washington Link light rail Line T Sound Transit Light rail
Tampa Florida TECO Line Streetcar Hillsborough Area Regional Transit Authority Heritage streetcar
Tucson Arizona Sun Link City of Tucson (operation contracted to RATP) Streetcar
Washington, D.C. District of Columbia, Maryland, and West Virginia MARC Maryland Transit Administration Commuter rail
District of Columbia and Virginia Virginia Railway Express Virginia Railway Express Commuter rail
District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia Metrorail Red, Blue, Orange, Yellow, Green, and Silver Lines Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority Heavy rail
District of Columbia DC Streetcar H Street/Benning Road Line D.C. Department of Transportation (operation contracted to RATP) Streetcar