Traffic in Mexico

We estimate that in this country, due to travelling to work/school, per passenger is produced yearly 1,678.49kg of CO2. It is needed 77.10 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 5.83%
Walking 11.66%
Car 66.47%
Bike 1.75%
Motorbike 0.87%
Bus/Trolleybus 11.08%
Tram/Streetcar 0.00%
Train/Metro 2.33%

Average when primary using Walking

Distance 4.56 km
Walking 23.85 min
Waiting 0.85 min
Driving Car 4.07 min
Bike 0.65 min
Motor Bike 0.30 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 1.25 min
Train/Metro Ride 0.95 min
Overall 32.04 min

Average when primary using Car

Distance 16.83 km
Walking 0.60 min
Driving Car 35.07 min
Overall 35.66 min

Average when primary using Bike

Distance 8.00 km
Walking 0.83 min
Bike 28.67 min
Overall 31.17 min

Average when primary using Motorbike

Distance 30.06 km
Walking 0.67 min
Motor Bike 34.00 min
Overall 34.67 min

Average when primary using Bus/Trolleybus

Distance 14.12 km
Walking 7.68 min
Waiting 8.68 min
Driving Car 0.53 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 37.00 min
Train/Metro Ride 5.00 min
Overall 59.82 min

Average when primary using Train/Metro

Distance 18.98 km
Walking 11.88 min
Waiting 5.88 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 9.38 min
Train/Metro Ride 32.25 min
Overall 60.00 min

Overall Average Travel Time and Distance to Work (School)

Distance 14.97 km
Overall 38.54 min

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Last update: April 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.

By City in Mexico

Traffic Index
Time Index
(in minutes)
Time Exp. Index
Inefficiency Index
CO2 Emission Index
Mexico City 246.61 50.66 6821.77 270.94 9388.46
Guadalajara 185.00 40.83 1862.83 189.67 7609.80
Monterrey 123.61 29.90 105.07 113.66 5300.48
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