Traffic in Chennai, India

We estimate that in this city, due to travelling to work/school, per passenger is produced yearly 1,175.42kg of CO2. It is needed 53.99 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 6.48%
Walking 12.04%
Car 30.56%
Bike 16.67%
Motorbike 11.11%
Bus/Trolleybus 17.59%
Tram/Streetcar 0.00%
Train/Metro 5.56%

Average when primary using Walking

Distance 6.54 km
Walking 41.69 min
Driving Car 8.85 min
Bike 1.54 min
Motor Bike 1.23 min
Overall 53.31 min

Average when primary using Car

Distance 17.22 km
Walking 0.30 min
Driving Car 41.30 min
Overall 41.61 min

Average when primary using Bike

Distance 12.11 km
Walking 0.06 min
Bike 37.67 min
Overall 37.72 min

Average when primary using Motorbike

Distance 12.33 km
Walking 0.42 min
Waiting 0.42 min
Motor Bike 33.25 min
Overall 34.08 min

Average when primary using Bus/Trolleybus

Distance 20.05 km
Walking 6.00 min
Waiting 7.37 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 53.16 min
Train/Metro Ride 5.00 min
Overall 72.84 min

Average when primary using Train/Metro

Distance 25.67 km
Walking 4.00 min
Waiting 7.00 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 2.50 min
Train/Metro Ride 35.83 min
Overall 49.33 min

Overall Average Travel Time and Distance to Work (School)

Distance 15.13 km
Overall 48.02 min

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Last update: August 2018

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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.