NAICS Code 48511 Urban Transit Systems


Transportation and Warehousing


This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in operating local and suburban passenger transit systems over regular routes and on regular schedules within a metropolitan area and its adjacent nonurban areas. Such transportation systems involve the use of one or more modes of transport including light rail, commuter rail, subways, and streetcars, as well as buses and other motor vehicles.

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in
  • Providing scenic and sightseeing transportation: classified in Industry 48711, Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation, Land
  • Providing support services to transit and ground transportation: classified in Industry Group 4884, Support Activities for Road Transportation
  • Providing interurban and rural bus transportation: classified in Industry 48521, Interurban and Rural Bus Transportation.

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