Traffic in Chennai, India

We estimate that in this city, due to travelling to work/school, per passenger is produced yearly 1,193.45kg of CO2. It is needed 54.82 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 5.00%
Walking 7.14%
Car 32.14%
Bike 20.71%
Motorbike 12.86%
Bus/Trolleybus 15.71%
Tram/Streetcar 0.00%
Train/Metro 6.43%

Average when primary using Walking

Distance 6.10 km
Walking 32.70 min
Driving Car 4.50 min
Bike 2.00 min
Motor Bike 0.20 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 3.50 min
Train/Metro Ride 2.00 min
Overall 47.40 min

Average when primary using Car

Distance 17.41 km
Walking 0.47 min
Driving Car 43.02 min
Overall 43.49 min

Average when primary using Bike

Distance 12.95 km
Walking 0.40 min
Bike 37.40 min
Overall 38.14 min

Average when primary using Motorbike

Distance 14.11 km
Walking 0.61 min
Waiting 0.28 min
Motor Bike 33.34 min
Overall 34.22 min

Average when primary using Bus/Trolleybus

Distance 20.41 km
Walking 5.18 min
Waiting 6.36 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 52.27 min
Train/Metro Ride 4.32 min
Overall 69.27 min

Average when primary using Train/Metro

Distance 25.56 km
Walking 7.44 min
Waiting 9.11 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 2.78 min
Train/Metro Ride 40.00 min
Overall 59.33 min

Overall Average Travel Time and Distance to Work (School)

Distance 15.92 km
Overall 47.24 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.

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1 Comments so far

#H.m.ahmed on Apr 05, 2016 :
I think 55% of people are using metro trains for quick and easy transportation.