Traffic Comparison Between Germany and United States Reverse

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City in Germany:
City in United States:
Index   InfoGermanyUnited States
Traffic Index:    102.07    158.64
Time Index (in minutes):    30.21    34.18
Time Exp. Index:    119.13    448.09
Inefficiency Index:    129.17    266.77
CO2 Emission Index:    2,458.29    7,562.54

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Main Means of Transportation to Work or School

GermanyUnited States
Working from Home 4.29% 3.76%
Walking 17.65% 5.44%
Car 27.62% 81.38%
Bike 19.44% 2.10%
Motorbike 0.60% 1.05%
Bus/Trolleybus 7.68% 3.16%
Tram/Streetcar 6.08% 0.29%
Train/Metro 16.65% 2.81%

Average when primarily using Walking

GermanyUnited States
Distance 4.30 km 4.33 km
Walking 19.25 min 20.55 min
Waiting 1.96 min 0.96 min
Driving Car 0.32 min 2.55 min
Bike 0.89 min 0.22 min
Motor Bike 0.00 min 0.02 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 0.97 min 0.75 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 0.77 min 0.12 min
Train/Metro Ride 2.80 min 1.19 min
Overall 27.12 min 26.39 min
Contributors177389

Average when primarily using Car

GermanyUnited States
Distance 20.56 km 27.36 km
Walking 1.67 min 0.56 min
Waiting 0.00 min 0.00 min
Driving Car 28.40 min 32.64 min
Overall 30.06 min 33.20 min
Contributors2775819

Average when primarily using Bike

GermanyUnited States
Distance 5.13 km 6.68 km
Walking 0.49 min 0.37 min
Bike 16.98 min 22.06 min
Overall 17.61 min 22.96 min
Contributors195150

Average when primarily using Motorbike

GermanyUnited States
Distance 19.50 km 80.12 km
Walking 3.17 min 5.16 min
Motor Bike 27.17 min 64.91 min
Overall 30.33 min 70.07 min
Contributors675

Average when primarily using Bus/Trolleybus

GermanyUnited States
Distance 8.88 km 21.50 km
Walking 4.08 min 5.96 min
Waiting 4.94 min 7.17 min
Driving Car 0.00 min 0.07 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 19.78 min 36.50 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 0.45 min 0.00 min
Train/Metro Ride 1.73 min 2.34 min
Overall 31.25 min 53.35 min
Contributors77226

Average when primarily using Tram/Streetcar

GermanyUnited States
Distance 7.80 km 14.29 km
Walking 5.54 min 6.48 min
Waiting 4.20 min 7.48 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 1.18 min 0.48 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 20.57 min 28.95 min
Train/Metro Ride 1.62 min 0.00 min
Overall 33.20 min 45.05 min
Contributors6121

Average when primarily using Train/Metro

GermanyUnited States
Distance 20.38 km 22.44 km
Walking 8.60 min 8.17 min
Waiting 6.08 min 5.31 min
Driving Car 0.00 min 0.18 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 2.02 min 1.04 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 0.93 min 0.40 min
Train/Metro Ride 27.73 min 34.16 min
Overall 45.79 min 50.77 min
Contributors167201

Overall Average Travel Time and Distance to Work (school)

GermanyUnited States
Distance 12.60 km 25.77 km
Overall 30.21 min 34.18 min
Contributors10127161
Last UpdateApril, 2024April, 2024