Traffic Comparison Between Japan and United States Reverse

For major cities in those countries you get more relevant data by specifying cities.
City in Japan:
City in United States:
Index   InfoJapanUnited States
Traffic Index:    139.29    159.89
Time Index (in minutes):    40.26    34.39
Time Exp. Index:    1,690.59    474.45
Inefficiency Index:    176.32    272.24
CO2 Emission Index:    1,991.81    7,608.57

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Main Means of Transportation to Work or School

JapanUnited States
Working from Home 4.55% 3.75%
Walking 21.02% 5.43%
Car 18.18% 81.35%
Bike 7.95% 2.11%
Motorbike 2.27% 1.12%
Bus/Trolleybus 4.55% 3.15%
Tram/Streetcar 1.14% 0.29%
Train/Metro 40.34% 2.80%

Average when primarily using Walking

JapanUnited States
Distance 4.70 km 4.33 km
Walking 15.90 min 20.55 min
Waiting 2.22 min 0.96 min
Driving Car 0.03 min 2.55 min
Bike 0.27 min 0.22 min
Motor Bike 0.00 min 0.02 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 0.95 min 0.75 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 0.27 min 0.12 min
Train/Metro Ride 5.97 min 1.19 min
Overall 25.60 min 26.39 min
Contributors37389

Average when primarily using Car

JapanUnited States
Distance 17.66 km 27.59 km
Walking 2.53 min 0.57 min
Waiting 0.00 min 0.00 min
Driving Car 27.94 min 32.80 min
Overall 30.47 min 33.38 min
Contributors325833

Average when primarily using Bike

JapanUnited States
Distance 4.33 km 6.67 km
Walking 0.50 min 0.37 min
Bike 16.21 min 22.06 min
Overall 17.07 min 22.95 min
Contributors14151

Average when primarily using Motorbike

JapanUnited States
Distance 14.25 km 83.24 km
Walking 0.00 min 5.10 min
Motor Bike 39.50 min 68.08 min
Overall 39.50 min 73.17 min
Contributors480

Average when primarily using Bus/Trolleybus

JapanUnited States
Distance 12.22 km 21.50 km
Walking 11.62 min 5.96 min
Waiting 5.12 min 7.17 min
Driving Car 0.00 min 0.07 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 29.75 min 36.50 min
Train/Metro Ride 3.75 min 2.34 min
Overall 50.88 min 53.35 min
Contributors8226

Average when primarily using Tram/Streetcar

JapanUnited States
Distance 20.00 km 14.29 km
Walking 15.50 min 6.48 min
Waiting 5.00 min 7.48 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 0.00 min 0.48 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 24.00 min 28.95 min
Train/Metro Ride 7.50 min 0.00 min
Overall 52.00 min 45.05 min
Contributors221

Average when primarily using Train/Metro

JapanUnited States
Distance 23.49 km 22.44 km
Walking 11.71 min 8.17 min
Waiting 5.05 min 5.31 min
Driving Car 0.00 min 0.18 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 1.34 min 1.04 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 0.63 min 0.40 min
Train/Metro Ride 36.08 min 34.16 min
Overall 55.46 min 50.77 min
Contributors71201

Overall Average Travel Time and Distance to Work (school)

JapanUnited States
Distance 15.70 km 26.05 km
Overall 40.26 min 34.39 min
Contributors1797181
Last UpdateApril, 2024April, 2024