Operating Costs Covered by Farebox Revenue

This metric is the percentage of operating expenses paid for by farebox revenues. HRT sells a variety of fare cards and also accepts cash fares on the bus. This measure is sometimes referred to as Farebox Recovery Ratio. Agencies like HRT typically recover between 15 and 22 percent of operating costs through farebox revenue. HRT’s goal for the current fiscal year (ending June 30, 2019) is 16.2 percent.