Traffic in Cologne, Germany

In this city, we estimate that each passenger produces approximately 756.70kg of CO2 annually as a result of commuting to work or school. To counterbalance this carbon emission, it would require approximately 34.76 trees per passenger to produce enough oxygen. The following formulas are used to make these estimations.

Main Means of Transportation to Work or School

Working from Home 2.50%
Walking 17.50%
Car 27.50%
Bike 22.50%
Motorbike 0.00%
Bus/Trolleybus 7.50%
Tram/Streetcar 5.00%
Train/Metro 17.50%

Average when primarily using Walking

Distance 8.50 km
Walking 16.57 min
Waiting 2.57 min
Bike 0.43 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 0.57 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 2.86 min
Train/Metro Ride 8.57 min
Overall 31.57 min

Average when primarily using Car

Distance 28.45 km
Walking 1.64 min
Driving Car 39.00 min
Overall 40.64 min

Average when primarily using Bike

Distance 5.33 km
Walking 2.67 min
Bike 20.33 min
Overall 24.11 min

Average when primarily using Bus/Trolleybus

Distance 7.50 km
Walking 2.00 min
Waiting 5.00 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 14.33 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 1.67 min
Train/Metro Ride 1.00 min
Overall 25.67 min

Average when primarily using Tram/Streetcar

Distance 9.65 km
Walking 5.50 min
Waiting 5.00 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 28.00 min
Overall 38.50 min

Average when primarily using Train/Metro

Distance 20.23 km
Walking 10.00 min
Waiting 7.14 min
Train/Metro Ride 21.29 min
Overall 38.43 min

Overall Average Travel Time and Distance to Work (School)

Distance 15.48 km
Overall 33.54 min

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Last update: November 2023

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

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