Transit
Light Rail & Bus Routes With Stops

Bus, Commuter, and Light Rail

  • Category: Transportation
  • Data Type: GIS Data Layer
  • Steward(s): Utah Transit Authority (UTA)
  • Abstract: This dataset contains the UTA bus route and stop locations, commuter rail route and stop locations, and light rail route and stop locations. The extent of these data is primarily along the Wasatch Front.

UTA Routes & Most Recent Ridership

Bus Stops

UTA bus, Trax, and Frontrunner routes and ridership values along the Wasatch Front. Route data includes route number (UTA's short name), route name, frequency in minutes, average ridership, and all cities and counties the route services. Routes are updated 3 times a year (usually April, August, and December), weekday ridership values (AvgBrd) are updated monthly.

Comments, questions, compliments, or concerns can be directed to Sumer Ellis from UTA at SEllis@rideuta.com.

Downloads and Web Services
  • UTA Routes & Most Recent Ridership: SGID Open Data Downloads and APIs
  • UTA Routes & Most Recent Ridership: File Geodatabase
  • UTA Routes & Most Recent Ridership: Shapefile
Updates
  • February, 2021

UTA Stops & Most Recent Ridership

Bus Stops

This dataset includes all UTA stops, for bus, Trax, and Frontrunner rail. The records include stop name, city, zip code, county, UTA stop id and the latitude and longitude of the stop. Each stop contains average weekday boarding and alighting and a list of which routes are served at each stop.

The UTA abbreviated stop id's (StopAbbr_J) describe the type of stop.

All numeric values
A regular bus stop.
Beginning with BB
A bus bay
Beginning with FR
A FrontRunner station
Beginning with S
Ski resort access stop
Beginning with TX
A TRAX station

Stop locations are updated 3 times a year (usually April, August, and December), weekday ridership values (AVGBoard, AVGAlight) are updated monthly.

Comments, questions, compliments, or concerns can be directed to Sumer Ellis from UTA at SEllis@rideuta.com.

Downloads and Web Services
  • UTA Stops & Most Recent Ridership: SGID Open Data Downloads and APIs
  • UTA Stops & Most Recent Ridership: File Geodatabase
  • UTA Stops & Most Recent Ridership: Shapefile
Updates
  • January, 2021

UTA Commuter Rail Routes

Commuter Rail

Utah UTA Commuter Rail Routes depict the route of Utah Transit Authority's FrontRunner North and South commuter rail tracks as received from UTA May of 2013.

Comments, questions, compliments, or concerns can be directed to Sumer Ellis from UTA at SEllis@rideuta.com.

Downloads and Web Services
  • Utah UTA Commuter Rail Routes: SGID Open Data Downloads and APIs
  • Utah UTA Commuter Rail Routes: File Geodatabase
  • Utah UTA Commuter Rail Routes: Shapefile
Updates
  • May, 2013

UTA Commuter Rail Stations

Commuter Stops

Utah UTA Commuter Rail Stations depict the locations of Utah Transit Authority's FrontRunner North and South commuter rail stations as received from UTA.

These data include an attribute of the address where the rail station is located.

Comments, questions, compliments, or concerns can be directed to Sumer Ellis from UTA at SEllis@rideuta.com.

Downloads and Web Services
  • Utah UTA Commuter Rail Stations: SGID Open Data Downloads and APIs
  • Utah UTA Commuter Rail Stations: File Geodatabase
  • Utah UTA Commuter Rail Stations: Shapefile
Updates
  • May, 2013

UTA Light Rail

Light Rail Route

Utah UTA Light Rail Routes represent the light rail system for the main North-South (Downtown to Sandy), University/Medical Center, West Valley, Daybreak, and Airport lines. It also depicts the Sugar House trolley extension currently under construction.

UTA Light Rail Routes was digitized from aerial photographs dated August, 2016.

The native spatial reference for this dataset is UTM Zone 12N, NAD83 (0.01 coordinate precision).

Comments, questions, compliments, or concerns can be directed to Sumer Ellis from UTA at SEllis@rideuta.com.

Downloads and Web Services
  • Utah UTA Light Rail Routes: SGID Open Data Downloads and APIs
  • Utah UTA Light Rail Routes: File Geodatabase
  • Utah UTA Light Rail Routes: Shapefile
Updates
  • January, 2017

UTA Light Rail Stations

Light Rail Stops

Utah UTA Light Rail Stations represent the center of the platform at all UTA light rail stations.

UTA Light Rail Station locations were digitized from aerial photographs dated 2012. The 900 South station and Sandy Expo station locations were obtained by GPS.

The native spatial reference for this dataset is UTM Zone 12N, NAD83 (0.01 coordinate precision).

Comments, questions, compliments, or concerns can be directed to Sumer Ellis from UTA at SEllis@rideuta.com.

Downloads and Web Services
  • Utah UTA Light Rail Stations: SGID Open Data Downloads and APIs
  • Utah UTA Light Rail Stations: File Geodatabase
  • Utah UTA Light Rail Stations: Shapefile
Updates
  • May 12, 2013