Traffic in Istanbul, Turkey

We estimate that in this city, due to travelling to work/school, per passenger is produced yearly 1,908.02kg of CO2. It is needed 87.64 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 6.02%
Walking 8.90%
Car 51.05%
Bike 0.52%
Motorbike 3.93%
Bus/Trolleybus 23.56%
Tram/Streetcar 0.00%
Train/Metro 6.02%

Average when primary using Walking

Distance 6.78 km
Walking 21.24 min
Waiting 3.82 min
Driving Car 2.65 min
Bike 0.21 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 4.53 min
Train/Metro Ride 3.85 min
Overall 36.91 min

Average when primary using Car

Distance 24.77 km
Walking 1.00 min
Driving Car 49.99 min
Overall 51.15 min

Average when primary using Bike

Distance 11.50 km
Walking 1.50 min
Bike 22.50 min
Overall 24.00 min

Average when primary using Motorbike

Distance 16.51 km
Walking 0.13 min
Motor Bike 26.27 min
Overall 26.40 min

Average when primary using Bus/Trolleybus

Distance 19.44 km
Walking 8.79 min
Waiting 7.26 min
Driving Car 0.33 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 40.81 min
Train/Metro Ride 2.73 min
Overall 61.44 min

Average when primary using Train/Metro

Distance 22.41 km
Walking 11.04 min
Waiting 7.04 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 2.57 min
Train/Metro Ride 38.35 min
Overall 60.87 min

Overall Average Travel Time and Distance to Work (School)

Distance 21.16 km
Overall 52.05 min

Contributors: 385

Last update: October 2019

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

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2 Comments so far

#Sevım on May 22, 2016 :
I commute by shuttle that lots of campony provide for emloyees, but there is no option for shuttle so that I have to choose car.
#Volkan on Oct 03, 2015 :
Public transportation is not efficient when you compare Istanbul with any other European country.