Traffic in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

In this city, we estimate that each passenger produces approximately 1,419.87kg of CO2 annually as a result of commuting to work or school. To counterbalance this carbon emission, it would require approximately 65.22 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 4.35%
Walking 7.25%
Car 37.68%
Bike 1.45%
Motorbike 0.00%
Bus/Trolleybus 35.51%
Tram/Streetcar 0.00%
Train/Metro 13.77%

Average when primarily using Walking

Distance 4.66 km
Walking 16.40 min
Waiting 1.60 min
Driving Car 1.70 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 1.00 min
Train/Metro Ride 5.40 min
Overall 26.10 min

Average when primarily using Car

Distance 21.52 km
Walking 0.88 min
Driving Car 48.62 min
Overall 49.50 min

Average when primarily using Bike

Distance 8.00 km
Walking 2.50 min
Bike 30.00 min
Overall 32.50 min

Average when primarily using Bus/Trolleybus

Distance 17.90 km
Walking 7.12 min
Waiting 7.82 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 44.45 min
Train/Metro Ride 2.04 min
Overall 63.04 min

Average when primarily using Train/Metro

Distance 11.28 km
Walking 7.79 min
Waiting 4.00 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 2.11 min
Train/Metro Ride 26.68 min
Overall 40.68 min

Overall Average Travel Time and Distance to Work (School)

Distance 17.22 km
Overall 51.23 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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