Traffic in Japan

We estimate that in this country, due to travelling to work/school, per passenger is produced yearly 413.49kg of CO2. It is needed 18.99 trees for each passenger to produce enough oxygen to cover that. Formulas used for this estimation

Main Means of Transportation to Work or School

Working from Home 6.33%
Walking 25.32%
Car 12.66%
Bike 3.80%
Motorbike 2.53%
Bus/Trolleybus 3.80%
Tram/Streetcar 1.27%
Train/Metro 44.30%

Average when primary using Walking

Distance 4.90 km
Walking 16.35 min
Waiting 2.50 min
Driving Car 0.05 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 1.00 min
Train/Metro Ride 6.90 min
Overall 26.80 min

Average when primary using Car

Distance 14.28 km
Walking 0.10 min
Driving Car 30.50 min
Overall 30.60 min

Average when primary using Bike

Distance 3.67 km
Walking 1.67 min
Bike 20.00 min
Overall 23.33 min

Average when primary using Motorbike

Distance 9.50 km
Motor Bike 34.00 min
Overall 34.00 min

Average when primary using Bus/Trolleybus

Distance 5.60 km
Walking 9.33 min
Waiting 3.67 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 24.33 min
Overall 37.33 min

Average when primary using Tram/Streetcar

Distance 30.00 km
Walking 15.00 min
Waiting 10.00 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 30.00 min
Train/Metro Ride 15.00 min
Overall 70.00 min

Average when primary using Train/Metro

Distance 24.81 km
Walking 10.91 min
Waiting 4.61 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 1.43 min
Train/Metro Ride 36.69 min
Overall 54.47 min

Overall Average Travel Time and Distance to Work (School)

Distance 15.96 km
Overall 41.57 min

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Last update: September 2018

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