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The True Cost of Commuting

I have a dream job but the commute is a nightmare – what should I do?

Which bike is best for commuting to work? Let us help you choose

Portland's new surge in bike commuting is real – and it's gas-price proof

Downtown Seattle rush hour traffic

Cycling in Copenhagen

File photo / NZ Herald Rush hour traffic heading in to Auckland CBD. File photo / NZ Herald

Our rush hours rank with the world's worst. Andrew Coyne has the solution.

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Los Angeles

Afternoon rush hour traffic on Interstate 95 in Miami

The Ultimate Commuting Race

Why commuting costs can make the 'burbs more expensive than living downtown

It is known as “rush hour,” so it makes sense that timing would be a huge factor in navigating heavy traffic. While most places have heaviest traffic the ...

Rush hour, New York City

Typical rush-hour gridlock on the streets of Mumbai.

What is the real cost of commuting? Photograph: Getty

Children this age (and much younger) cycle to school on their own.

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In Lagos, the traffic jams can add four hours to your commute

The new $40 I-66 tolls offer great insight into commuter psychology

A Vehicle Miles Traveled tax is a lot what it sounds like: a toll that applies wherever you go. Drivers pay by the mile, at a rate that reflects the actual ...

Children cycling to school with a parent. Also in the winter darkness and the cold rain.

Rush hour

“I commute by bicycle for several reasons: it's good exercise, it's good for the environment, and it makes me happier. Instead of arriving at work annoyed ...

Why I spent three years sending fake “Rush Hour Crush” lonely hearts bulletins to the Metro

Rise and shine, it's rush hour: a night on a commuter campsite

Should you buy a car in the age of Uber and Ola?

Commuters try to squeeze onto packed trains at Mong Kok station. Photo: Felix Wong

“I'd rather spend the time on vacation than sitting on Route 128 southbound,” she said.

Money Crashers

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Istanbul

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The former South West Trains franchise, which is now run by South Western Railway

A woman wearing a mask cycles amid heavy smog in Beijing's Guomao area, China,

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Times Square traffic jam

Visualizing Commute Times

Chicagoans to Wisconsin: Thanks but no thanks—we'll take the train | Transportation | Chicago Reader

Your Boston commute is getting worse.

Legend Seattle - Walking ...

Far Beyond Rush Hour: The Incredible Rise of Off-Peak Public Transportation - CityLab

Crushing the commuters: does train chaos threaten the future of London?

Chicagoans to Wisconsin: Thanks but no thanks—we'll take the train | Transportation | Chicago Reader

Electric Cars: Will Any Auto Company Make Money?

Commuter Computer: What the Rush Hour Really Costs You

Compressed Work Week: Can It Improve Work-Life Balance In The Philippines?

Gallery: 10 U.S. Cities With the Worst Evening Commutes

Just a few days ago, I got a surprise in the mail. It was a very expensive registration renewal bill* from Boulder County, reminding me that my brand-new ...

View image of There are strategies to help you feel less commuting burnout. (Credit: Getty Images)

Vehicles slowly wind their way onto the Second Narrows Bridge from North Vancouver during early morning

Traffic ...

The Decision Is Yours ... And It's Easy!

Infographic - Profile 6 Commuting in Ireland

During this morning rush hour in 's-Hertogenbosch it was raining so much that people even cycled with an umbrella. Note that most riders have lights in this ...

Morning rush hour in Atlanta on May 15, 2017. (AP Photo/David

Urban VS. Suburban

A fifth of cyclists injured in serious accidents have been hit by HGVs, research has

Some of the critical data from the National Transit Database for the top 10 transit bus systems in the U.S. in 2016. Source NTD.

New York City commute isn't just long and stressful – it's a pay cut

2018 Audi A4

traffic on san bernardino highway

10 Best Luxury Commuter Cars

How employer transportation allowances helped create commuter hell | The Japan Times

Should You Choose a Job With a Higher Salary or a Shorter Commute? Science Says One Will Make You Much Happier | Inc.com

Why commuting by motorbike is the best way to travel to work infographic

Some of the critical data from the National Transit Database for the top 10 transit bus systems in the U.S. Source NTD.

Pay $4 to drive to the Westside? Congestion pricing could cut traffic gridlock, report says

The passenger-mile cost of commuting by car, transit bus and automobile in 2007, in 2016 dollars. Source: Portland facts, AAA and the National Transit ...

Pollutionwatch: bicycles take over City of London rush hour

Bike Trip Calculator: Ride a Bike or Drive a Car?

If you want to work for Amazon this is what your commute will look like at 8:00 am.

Monday morning rush hour to Lincoln Tunnel

... so the thought didn't even cross my mind. But if you do, living close to their school is very important. Otherwise, you get a double commute!

Living Without Car

General Tips

Table 2. The passenger-mile cost of commuting by car, transit bus and automobile in 2016. Source: AAA and the National Transit database (NTD).

One or two I'd had published had become mildly well-known – especially the burger castanets one, which got millions of shares ...

Tara Skipp —

On your bike: the best and the worst of city cycle schemes

Fixed gear bikes, or 'fixies', are a great low-maintenance option

She spent 1.5 hours commuting to school and back instead of 4.5 hours. She was able to devote that 3-hour difference to her a full-time job and family.

20 of the best production frames August 2018

Chinese commuters ride bike shares and other modes of transport in the bicycle lane during rush

Green, yellow, orange, and red represent a travel time of less than 15, 30, 45, and 60 minutes.

Inside the reverse commute: Talent flocking to Westchester, leaving after work

Road bikes are fast, but best suited to smooth terrain

traffic in new york city's times square, photo by Songquan Deng

Folding bikes come in all shapes and sizes

We learn a few things from the chart. First, there does not seem to be a rush hour in NYC. It's just a “rush day”! From 8AM to about 7PM, ...

Hybrid bikes are a very popular choice for bike commuters, thanks to their versatility

Riding without lights (front and/or back) in the dark means a €55.00 fine + €9.00 costs.

Daily commute of two hours – reality for 3.7m UK workers

Image by @_Bran_don used with permission.

Crowded platforms in Boston's Park Street station during rush hour

Cycling in London