Traffic in Chicago, IL, United States

We estimate that in this city, due to travelling to work/school, per passenger is produced yearly 1,822.30kg of CO2. It is needed 83.71 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 4.13%
Walking 14.88%
Car 58.68%
Bike 2.48%
Motorbike 0.00%
Bus/Trolleybus 4.13%
Tram/Streetcar 0.00%
Train/Metro 15.70%

Average when primary using Walking

Distance 6.33 km
Walking 16.33 min
Waiting 2.83 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 0.44 min
Train/Metro Ride 7.22 min
Overall 26.83 min

Average when primary using Car

Distance 30.81 km
Walking 0.82 min
Driving Car 45.51 min
Overall 46.32 min

Average when primary using Bike

Distance 5.48 km
Walking 0.33 min
Bike 22.67 min
Overall 23.00 min

Average when primary using Bus/Trolleybus

Distance 7.07 km
Walking 4.60 min
Waiting 4.40 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 23.20 min
Train/Metro Ride 5.00 min
Overall 37.20 min

Average when primary using Train/Metro

Distance 22.56 km
Walking 8.37 min
Waiting 3.05 min
Driving Car 0.11 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 0.16 min
Train/Metro Ride 33.21 min
Overall 44.89 min

Overall Average Travel Time and Distance to Work (School)

Distance 23.98 km
Overall 42.07 min

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Last update: September 2019

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

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