Traffic in Chicago, IL, United States

We estimate that in this city, due to travelling to work/school, per passenger is produced yearly 1,832.43kg of CO2. It is needed 21.36 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 5.80%
Walking 17.39%
Car 57.97%
Bike 2.90%
Motorbike 0.00%
Bus/Trolleybus 2.90%
Tram/Streetcar 1.45%
Train/Metro 11.59%

Average when primary using Walking

Distance 11.52 km
Walking 37.08 min
Waiting 1.58 min
Driving Car 7.33 min
Train/Metro Ride 7.50 min
Overall 53.50 min

Average when primary using Car

Distance 30.36 km
Walking 0.70 min
Driving Car 43.35 min
Overall 44.05 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 8.57 km
Walking 7.50 min
Waiting 2.50 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 27.50 min
Overall 37.50 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 22.69 km
Walking 7.88 min
Waiting 2.62 min
Driving Car 0.25 min
Train/Metro Ride 33.12 min
Overall 43.88 min

Overall Average Travel Time and Distance to Work (School)

Distance 24.78 km
Overall 45.22 min

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Last update: December 2017

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

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