Traffic in Mexico

In this country, we estimate that each passenger produces approximately 1,655.76kg of CO2 annually as a result of commuting to work or school. To counterbalance this carbon emission, it would require approximately 76.06 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 5.62%
Walking 11.99%
Car 65.36%
Bike 2.81%
Motorbike 0.94%
Bus/Trolleybus 10.11%
Tram/Streetcar 0.00%
Train/Metro 3.18%

Average when primarily using Walking

Distance 4.90 km
Walking 26.88 min
Waiting 1.05 min
Driving Car 3.67 min
Bike 0.69 min
Motor Bike 0.20 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 1.77 min
Train/Metro Ride 0.75 min
Overall 35.47 min

Average when primarily using Car

Distance 17.94 km
Walking 0.81 min
Driving Car 35.46 min
Overall 36.27 min

Average when primarily using Bike

Distance 10.83 km
Walking 0.47 min
Bike 33.73 min
Overall 34.87 min

Average when primarily using Motorbike

Distance 24.24 km
Walking 0.40 min
Motor Bike 32.40 min
Overall 32.80 min

Average when primarily using Bus/Trolleybus

Distance 13.33 km
Walking 7.69 min
Waiting 9.26 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 37.33 min
Train/Metro Ride 4.91 min
Overall 59.96 min

Average when primarily using Train/Metro

Distance 15.30 km
Walking 12.41 min
Waiting 8.12 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 4.41 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 0.76 min
Train/Metro Ride 32.94 min
Overall 58.94 min

Overall Average Travel Time and Distance to Work (School)

Distance 15.50 km
Overall 39.34 min

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Last update: June 2024

These data are based on perceptions of visitors of this website in the past 5 years.

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

By City in Mexico

Traffic Index
Time Index
(in minutes)
Time Exp. Index
Inefficiency Index
CO2 Emission Index
Mexico City 261.3 52.9 8557.2 352.3 9441.0
Guadalajara 190.4 41.8 2187.2 200.9 7681.5
Monterrey 135.4 31.8 216.2 130.2 5993.8
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