Traffic in New Zealand

In this country, we estimate that each passenger produces approximately 1,319.47kg of CO2 annually as a result of commuting to work or school. To counterbalance this carbon emission, it would require approximately 60.61 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 4.20%
Walking 14.11%
Car 59.16%
Bike 4.50%
Motorbike 3.30%
Bus/Trolleybus 11.41%
Tram/Streetcar 0.00%
Train/Metro 3.30%

Average when primarily using Walking

Distance 3.34 km
Walking 21.51 min
Waiting 0.72 min
Driving Car 1.28 min
Bike 0.66 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 1.00 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 0.32 min
Train/Metro Ride 0.45 min
Overall 26.04 min

Average when primarily using Car

Distance 20.75 km
Walking 1.16 min
Driving Car 30.95 min
Overall 32.11 min

Average when primarily using Bike

Distance 6.73 km
Walking 0.47 min
Bike 19.27 min
Overall 20.07 min

Average when primarily using Motorbike

Distance 30.45 km
Walking 2.09 min
Motor Bike 31.73 min
Overall 33.82 min

Average when primarily using Bus/Trolleybus

Distance 11.34 km
Walking 6.76 min
Waiting 5.24 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 30.37 min
Train/Metro Ride 0.71 min
Overall 43.34 min

Average when primarily using Train/Metro

Distance 23.09 km
Walking 9.18 min
Waiting 2.82 min
Driving Car 0.91 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 0.64 min
Train/Metro Ride 33.18 min
Overall 47.18 min

Overall Average Travel Time and Distance to Work (School)

Distance 16.82 km
Overall 32.57 min

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Last update: May 2024

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