Traffic in Mexico

We estimate that in this country, due to travelling to work/school, per passenger is produced yearly 1,699.84kg of CO2. It is needed 78.08 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 5.20%
Walking 11.88%
Car 66.34%
Bike 2.48%
Motorbike 0.74%
Bus/Trolleybus 10.64%
Tram/Streetcar 0.00%
Train/Metro 2.72%

Average when primary using Walking

Distance 4.55 km
Walking 24.27 min
Waiting 1.29 min
Driving Car 3.39 min
Bike 0.75 min
Motor Bike 0.25 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 1.94 min
Train/Metro Ride 1.00 min
Overall 33.52 min

Average when primary using Car

Distance 18.48 km
Walking 0.54 min
Driving Car 36.04 min
Overall 36.58 min

Average when primary using Bike

Distance 10.04 km
Walking 0.50 min
Bike 31.20 min
Overall 32.70 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 13.59 km
Walking 7.63 min
Waiting 8.77 min
Driving Car 0.47 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 36.07 min
Train/Metro Ride 5.70 min
Overall 59.44 min

Average when primary using Train/Metro

Distance 16.35 km
Walking 12.45 min
Waiting 6.09 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 6.82 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 0.91 min
Train/Metro Ride 31.64 min
Overall 58.36 min

Overall Average Travel Time and Distance to Work (School)

Distance 15.96 km
Overall 39.25 min

Contributors: 405

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.

By City in Mexico

Traffic Index
Time Index
(in minutes)
Time Exp. Index
Inefficiency Index
CO2 Emission Index
Mexico City 254.45 51.64 7552.84 353.90 9426.83
Guadalajara 180.16 39.91 1586.96 181.12 7562.33
Monterrey 130.40 31.28 179.09 124.01 5564.94
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