Traffic in San Jose, Costa Rica

We estimate that in this city, due to travelling to work/school, per passenger is produced yearly 2,516.52kg of CO2. It is needed 115.60 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 0.00%
Walking 10.34%
Car 65.52%
Bike 3.45%
Motorbike 0.00%
Bus/Trolleybus 20.69%
Tram/Streetcar 0.00%
Train/Metro 0.00%

Average when primary using Walking

Distance 6.18 km
Walking 58.33 min
Waiting 3.33 min
Driving Car 8.33 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 5.00 min
Overall 75.00 min

Average when primary using Car

Distance 20.32 km
Walking 0.24 min
Driving Car 55.53 min
Overall 55.76 min

Average when primary using Bike

Distance 30.00 km
Bike 47.00 min
Overall 47.00 min

Average when primary using Bus/Trolleybus

Distance 19.83 km
Walking 10.00 min
Waiting 10.00 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 67.50 min
Overall 87.50 min

Overall Average Travel Time and Distance to Work (School)

Distance 19.09 km
Overall 64.02 min

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Last update: October 2020

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

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1 Comments so far
Moritz Von Schweinitz on Sep 12, 2021:
These numbers are not right.

No one here walks one hour, per way, on average(!) to work by foot.

Or spends one hour per day, one way, in average, commuting by bicycle.

Traffic and commute times are of course a problem, but this data is very wrong.