Traffic in Toronto, Canada

We estimate that in this city, due to travelling to work/school, per passenger is produced yearly 1,587.74kg of CO2. It is needed 72.93 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 6.91%
Walking 12.83%
Car 50.66%
Bike 6.58%
Motorbike 0.33%
Bus/Trolleybus 6.25%
Tram/Streetcar 2.30%
Train/Metro 14.14%

Average when primary using Walking

Distance 3.49 km
Walking 18.87 min
Waiting 2.23 min
Driving Car 0.15 min
Bike 0.51 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 1.00 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 0.38 min
Train/Metro Ride 3.44 min
Overall 26.59 min

Average when primary using Car

Distance 31.74 km
Walking 0.82 min
Driving Car 43.33 min
Overall 44.16 min

Average when primary using Bike

Distance 6.67 km
Walking 0.57 min
Bike 19.90 min
Overall 20.47 min

Average when primary using Motorbike

Distance 2.00 km
Motor Bike 5.00 min
Overall 5.00 min

Average when primary using Bus/Trolleybus

Distance 18.79 km
Walking 9.58 min
Waiting 11.32 min
Driving Car 2.37 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 40.32 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 2.37 min
Train/Metro Ride 10.89 min
Overall 76.84 min

Average when primary using Tram/Streetcar

Distance 9.29 km
Walking 3.86 min
Waiting 6.00 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 30.00 min
Train/Metro Ride 2.14 min
Overall 42.71 min

Average when primary using Train/Metro

Distance 20.04 km
Walking 8.26 min
Waiting 5.42 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 5.65 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 1.02 min
Train/Metro Ride 34.56 min
Overall 56.26 min

Overall Average Travel Time and Distance to Work (School)

Distance 22.69 km
Overall 43.77 min

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Last update: October 2019

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

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1 Comments so far

#Anonymoose on Jun 18, 2019 :
Perennially awful traffic. With not even 8 million people, it has the worse traffic in North America. There is only one main public highway east west (the 401), and there are always accidents, traffic, construction, you name it. People waste their lives away in traffic. Toronto city council is useless, they waste their time pretending to care about the environment, but there are only two environmentally destructive camps: the not-in-my-neighbourhooders, who want to send all the newcomers to the suburbs so they can commute 4-8 hours daily, and the war against bikes Fordians, who drive giant SUVs and always fight against public transit development. The TTC subway lines are pitiful compared to real world class cities like Berlin or London, and they charge 147 for the crappiest service in the so called developed world.

Living in the city is impossibly expensive, and even if you do, you cannot count on the unreliable TTC. It is always having issues, and on weekends, there are shuttle buses which are plain awful.