Traffic in Japan

We estimate that in this country, due to travelling to work/school, per passenger is produced yearly 434.45kg of CO2. It is needed 19.96 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 3.88%
Walking 24.81%
Car 16.28%
Bike 5.43%
Motorbike 3.10%
Bus/Trolleybus 3.10%
Tram/Streetcar 1.55%
Train/Metro 41.86%

Average when primary using Walking

Distance 4.76 km
Walking 16.26 min
Waiting 2.25 min
Driving Car 0.03 min
Bike 0.31 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 0.62 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 0.31 min
Train/Metro Ride 6.31 min
Overall 26.10 min

Average when primary using Car

Distance 11.87 km
Walking 0.71 min
Driving Car 27.05 min
Overall 27.76 min

Average when primary using Bike

Distance 4.33 km
Walking 0.86 min
Bike 19.71 min
Overall 21.29 min

Average when primary using Motorbike

Distance 14.25 km
Motor Bike 39.50 min
Overall 39.50 min

Average when primary using Bus/Trolleybus

Distance 4.95 km
Walking 8.25 min
Waiting 4.00 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 23.25 min
Overall 35.50 min

Average when primary using Tram/Streetcar

Distance 20.00 km
Walking 15.50 min
Waiting 5.00 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 24.00 min
Train/Metro Ride 7.50 min
Overall 52.00 min

Average when primary using Train/Metro

Distance 21.83 km
Walking 11.49 min
Waiting 5.00 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 1.76 min
Train/Metro Ride 33.72 min
Overall 52.51 min

Overall Average Travel Time and Distance to Work (School)

Distance 13.78 km
Overall 38.77 min

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Last update: October 2019

These data are based on perceptions of visitors of this website in the past 3 years.

Our data for each country are based on all entries from all cities in that country.

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