Amtrak Ticket Prices and Yields

Amtrak Ticket Prices and Yields

Monthly data, not seasonally adjusted

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Amtrak ticket yield (monthly data, not seasonally adjusted)

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Ticket yield is a normalized measure of revenue, based on the amount of service provided.

Amtrak Ticket Prices and Yields Jun-09 Jun-10
Average Amtrak ticket prices (dollars) 59.48 63.66
Percent change from same month previous year -1.52 7.03
Amtrak ticket yield (cents per passenger-mile) 25.90 27.18
Percent change from same month previous year -3.61 4.94

NOTE: The current value is compared to the value from the same period in the previous year to account for seasonality.

SOURCE: National Railroad Passenger Corporation (Amtrak), Monthly Performance Reports, available at http://www.amtrak.com/ as of August 2010.