Traffic in Ireland

In this country, we estimate that each passenger produces approximately 1,018.78kg of CO2 annually as a result of commuting to work or school. To counterbalance this carbon emission, it would require approximately 46.80 trees per passenger to produce enough oxygen. The following formulas are used to make these estimations.

Main Means of Transportation to Work or School

Working from Home 3.27%
Walking 23.98%
Car 36.24%
Bike 10.08%
Motorbike 1.63%
Bus/Trolleybus 17.17%
Tram/Streetcar 2.72%
Train/Metro 4.90%

Average when primarily using Walking

Distance 3.80 km
Walking 22.35 min
Waiting 1.50 min
Driving Car 0.73 min
Bike 0.52 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 1.58 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 0.43 min
Train/Metro Ride 1.67 min
Overall 29.09 min

Average when primarily using Car

Distance 21.87 km
Walking 0.92 min
Driving Car 37.62 min
Overall 38.54 min

Average when primarily using Bike

Distance 5.10 km
Walking 0.65 min
Bike 17.49 min
Overall 18.18 min

Average when primarily using Motorbike

Distance 13.38 km
Walking 0.67 min
Motor Bike 29.17 min
Overall 29.83 min

Average when primarily using Bus/Trolleybus

Distance 10.91 km
Walking 8.31 min
Waiting 6.56 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 37.70 min
Train/Metro Ride 0.71 min
Overall 53.44 min

Average when primarily using Tram/Streetcar

Distance 11.80 km
Walking 10.60 min
Waiting 4.20 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 3.20 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 40.70 min
Overall 58.70 min

Average when primarily using Train/Metro

Distance 18.04 km
Walking 11.33 min
Waiting 4.22 min
Bike 0.56 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 0.78 min
Train/Metro Ride 29.17 min
Overall 46.06 min

Overall Average Travel Time and Distance to Work (School)

Distance 13.08 km
Overall 37.52 min

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Last update: September 2023

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