Commuter Service [Transportation] Law and Legal Definition

According to 49 CFR 374.303 [Title 49 – Transportation; Subtitle B Other Regulations Relating to Transportation; Chapter III Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, Department of Transportation; Subchapter B Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations; Part 374 Passenger Carrier Regulations; Subpart C Adequacy of Intercity Motor Common Carrier Passenger Service], commuter service means “passenger transportation wholly between points not more than 100 airline miles apart and not involving through-bus, connecting, or interline services to or from points beyond 100 airline miles. The usual characteristics of commuter service include reduced fare, multiple-ride, and commutation tickets, and peak morning and evening operations.”