passenger rail transport services primarily within metropolitan areas
Commuter rail or suburban rail, is a passenger rail transport[Note 1] service that primarily operates within a metropolitan area connecting commuters to the central city from suburbs or commuter towns.
- ↑ A passenger train travels between stations where passengers may embark and disembark.
- ↑ Transportation Research Board (1989). "Urban Public Transportation Glossary" (PDF).
- ↑ American Public Transit Association (1994). "Glossary of Transit Terminology" (PDF).
- ↑ "National Transit Database Glossary". 2013-11-13. Archived from the original on 2013-11-13. Retrieved 2019-10-12.