Distance traveled by public transit

People use public transit to get from point A to point B, whether it’s to get home or go to school. Just how far are we traveling on our commute to different places? Compare the average distance people commute in cities across the world and the percentage of people who have an especially long commute, according to the Moovit Public Transit Index with facts and statistics collected from usage data of over 100 million public transit users.
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The average distance people ride in a single trip within Cali is 5.6 km. Yet 37% of riders travel over 12 km in a single direction.
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The average distance people ride in a single trip within Scotland is 9.4 km. Yet 62% of riders travel over 12 km in a single direction.
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The average distance people ride in a single trip within Sydney is 9 km. Yet 60% of riders travel over 12 km in a single direction.
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The average distance people ride in a single trip within Valparaiso y Vina del Mar is 7.0 km. Yet 47% 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 Denver Boulder is 6.96 mi. Yet 74% of riders travel over 12 km in a single direction.
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The average distance people ride in a single trip within Fortaleza 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 Belo Horizonte Region is 8.7 km. 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 Barranquilla is 5.9 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 Antalya is 7.6 km. Yet 51% of riders travel over 12 km in a single direction.
How far do people usually commute each way with public transit?
The average distance people usually ride in a single trip, for example to or from work, with public transit.
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 transit.
Ecuador Cuenca0%
Ireland Ireland14%
Singapore Singapore16%
Moovit Public Transit Index - Explore transit 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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