Traffic in Chennai, India

We estimate that in this city, due to travelling to work/school, per passenger is produced yearly 1,112.07kg of CO2. It is needed 12.97 trees for each passenger to produce enough oxygen to cover that. Formulas used to estimate

Main Means of Transportation to Work or School

Working from Home 6.49%
Walking 12.99%
Car 28.57%
Bike 12.99%
Motorbike 14.29%
Bus/Trolleybus 19.48%
Tram/Streetcar 0.00%
Train/Metro 5.19%

Average when primary using Walking

Distance 6.30 km
Walking 35.20 min
Driving Car 6.50 min
Bike 2.00 min
Motor Bike 1.60 min
Overall 45.30 min

Average when primary using Car

Distance 16.18 km
Walking 0.36 min
Driving Car 38.73 min
Overall 39.09 min

Average when primary using Bike

Distance 9.80 km
Walking 0.10 min
Bike 27.30 min
Overall 27.40 min

Average when primary using Motorbike

Distance 12.55 km
Walking 0.45 min
Waiting 0.45 min
Motor Bike 34.00 min
Overall 34.91 min

Average when primary using Bus/Trolleybus

Distance 20.93 km
Walking 5.00 min
Waiting 8.00 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 56.00 min
Train/Metro Ride 5.67 min
Overall 75.33 min

Average when primary using Train/Metro

Distance 22.75 km
Walking 3.50 min
Waiting 4.25 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 3.75 min
Train/Metro Ride 37.50 min
Overall 49.00 min

Overall Average Travel Time and Distance to Work (School)

Distance 14.39 km
Overall 46.09 min

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Last update: December 2017

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2 Comments so far

#H.m.ahmed on Apr 05, 2016 :
I think 55% of people are using metro trains for quick and easy transportation.
#anand on May 11, 2014 :
train is best bus is worst bus rate is high and and its very slow moving traffic in evening