Traffic in Chicago, IL, United States

We estimate that in this city, due to travelling to work/school, per passenger is produced yearly 1,728.09kg of CO2. It is needed 79.38 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 4.85%
Walking 19.42%
Car 57.28%
Bike 1.94%
Motorbike 0.00%
Bus/Trolleybus 3.88%
Tram/Streetcar 0.97%
Train/Metro 11.65%

Average when primary using Walking

Distance 8.73 km
Walking 29.20 min
Waiting 2.20 min
Driving Car 4.40 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 0.40 min
Train/Metro Ride 6.40 min
Overall 42.60 min

Average when primary using Car

Distance 28.08 km
Walking 0.47 min
Driving Car 42.31 min
Overall 42.78 min

Average when primary using Bike

Distance 3.22 km
Walking 0.50 min
Bike 14.00 min
Overall 14.50 min

Average when primary using Bus/Trolleybus

Distance 8.31 km
Walking 5.25 min
Waiting 4.75 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 27.50 min
Train/Metro Ride 6.25 min
Overall 43.75 min

Average when primary using Tram/Streetcar

Distance 53.11 km
Waiting 20.00 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 60.00 min
Overall 80.00 min

Average when primary using Train/Metro

Distance 23.34 km
Walking 8.75 min
Waiting 2.83 min
Driving Car 0.17 min
Train/Metro Ride 34.08 min
Overall 45.83 min

Overall Average Travel Time and Distance to Work (School)

Distance 22.49 km
Overall 42.96 min

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Last update: September 2018

These data are based on perceptions of visitors of this website in the past 3 years.

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