Traffic in Ottawa, Canada

In this city, we estimate that each passenger produces approximately 1,263.91kg of CO2 annually as a result of commuting to work or school. To counterbalance this carbon emission, it would require approximately 58.06 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 3.25%
Walking 9.76%
Car 53.66%
Bike 8.94%
Motorbike 1.63%
Bus/Trolleybus 21.95%
Tram/Streetcar 0.00%
Train/Metro 0.81%

Average when primarily using Walking

Distance 3.25 km
Walking 20.42 min
Waiting 1.92 min
Driving Car 1.17 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 2.08 min
Train/Metro Ride 0.25 min
Overall 25.83 min

Average when primarily using Car

Distance 28.99 km
Walking 2.53 min
Driving Car 32.03 min
Overall 34.56 min

Average when primarily using Bike

Distance 11.53 km
Walking 0.09 min
Bike 30.36 min
Overall 30.45 min

Average when primarily using Motorbike

Distance 113.74 km
Walking 7.50 min
Motor Bike 77.50 min
Overall 85.00 min

Average when primarily using Bus/Trolleybus

Distance 13.65 km
Walking 4.81 min
Waiting 6.85 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 30.59 min
Train/Metro Ride 2.52 min
Overall 44.78 min

Average when primarily using Train/Metro

Distance 8.00 km
Walking 8.00 min
Waiting 2.00 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 2.00 min
Train/Metro Ride 15.00 min
Overall 27.00 min

Overall Average Travel Time and Distance to Work (School)

Distance 22.55 km
Overall 36.40 min

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Last update: July 2023

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

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