Distance traveled by public transport

People use public transport to get from point A to point B, whether it’s to get home or go to school. Just how far are we travelling on our commute to different places? See the average distance people commute in cities across the world and the percentage of people who have an especially long commute, according to to the Moovit Public Transit Index with facts and statistics collected from usage data of over 250 million public transport users.
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The average distance people ride in a single trip within Washington / Baltimore is 5.47 mi. Yet 58% of riders travel over 12 km in a single direction.
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The average distance people ride in a single trip within Porto, Braga and Vila Real is 5.8 km. Yet 39% of riders travel over 12 km in a single direction.
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The average distance people ride in a single trip within Lyon is 4.7 km. Yet 31% of riders travel over 12 km in a single direction.
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The average distance people ride in a single trip within Bologne is 5.4 km. Yet 36% of riders travel over 12 km in a single direction.
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The average distance people ride in a single trip within Portland, OR is 5.10 mi. Yet 54% of riders travel over 12 km in a single direction.
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The average distance people ride in a single trip within Zaragoza is 4.2 km. Yet 28% of riders travel over 12 km in a single direction.
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The average distance people ride in a single trip within Vancouver is 8.0 km. Yet 53% of riders travel over 12 km in a single direction.
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The average distance people ride in a single trip within Granada is 2.7 km. Yet 18% of riders travel over 12 km in a single direction.
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The average distance people ride in a single trip within Belem Region is 6.8 km. Yet 45% of riders travel over 12 km in a single direction.
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The average distance people ride in a single trip within SF Bay Area is 5.65 mi. Yet 60% of riders travel over 12 km in a single direction.
How far do people usually commute each way with public transport?
The average distance people usually ride in a single journey, for example to or from work, with public transport.
How many people have a long commute every day?
The percentage of people that usually travel for over 12 km in a single direction with public transport.
Ecuador Cuenca0%
Ireland Ireland14%
Singapore Singapore16%
Moovit Public Transport Index - Explore transport data for cities around the world, discover public transit usage patterns
China Hong Kong
Ecuador Cuenca
Greece Athens
Ireland Ireland
Israel Israel
Peru Lima
Singapore Singapore
Uruguay Montevideo
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