San José Public Transit Statistics

Commute patterns by Bus in San José, Costa Rica - Analytics, Usage Data and Quick Facts.

The Moovit Public Transit Index helps anyone discover how people in San José get around each day with public transit compared to other cities. Below you will find the average commute and wait time for riders, the distance people travel to get to work with public transit and the average distance people in San José walk each day. See which Bus and stations are most popular in San José, and more!

San José has 1 transit type(s), including: Bus, operated by several transit agencies, including COOPATRAC RL, METROCOOP R.L., Autotransportes Barrio San José, Ltda, Transmasoma S.A., Autotransportes Raro S.A., Transcesa S.A., Autotransportes Desamparados S.A., Autobuses Unidos de Coronado S.A., Buses San Ignacio de Loyola S.A., Transportes Corazón de Jesús y Linda Vista, Cristian Gómez Vásquez, Transportes Ramirez y Calderón S.A., Guapileños, Autotransportes Tambor S.A. Buses Metropoli S.A., Transportes Serrano S.A., Transportes Pital S.A, Transportes Milán S.A., Alvarez & Gutierrez, Transpisa Limitada, Eladio Edwin Abarca Calvo, Cía. de Inversiones La Tapachula S.A., Transportes Deldú, S.A., Transportes Cabo Velas S.A., INCOFER, COONATRAMAR & Naviera Tambor

Quick Fact #1: San José Commute Times Statistics

In San José, the average amount of time people spend riding public transit is 47 min. Over 48% of those riders spend more than 2 hours on public transportation every day.

Quick Fact #2: San José Waiting Time Statistics

How long do people usually wait at a stop or station in San José each day? Commuters wait on average 16 min, but over 47% wait longer than 20 minutes.

Quick Fact #3: San José Travel Distance Statistics

The average distance people ride in a single trip within San José is 8.1 km. Yet 45% of riders travel over 12 km in a single direction.

Quick Fact #4: San José Transfers Statistics

The percentage of public transit riders who transfer lines at least once in San José is 41%. On average, 47% of riders transfer at least twice during a single trip.

Quick Fact #5: San José Walking Distance Statistics

Did you know that in San José, the average distance people walk to work or home is 0.84 km? Approximately, 29% walk more than 1 km to reach their destination.

Commute Time in San José

How long do people usually commute in San José by public transit everyday?

The average amount of time people in San José spend commuting with public transit, for example to and from work, on a weekday is 47 min.

Compare average daily commute time for 150+ cites

How many people have a long commute every day with public transit in San José, Costa Rica?

The percentage of transit riders in San José who ride public transit, including Bus for more than 2 hours every day is 48%.

Compare across +150 cities, the percentage of public transit users who commute 2+ hours Compare average daily commute time for 150+ cites

Waiting Time in San José

How long do people usually wait at a station in San José every day?

The average amount of time people in San José wait at a stop or station for their Bus line on a weekday is 16 min.

See the average amount of time people wait around the world

How many people in San José usually wait a long time at a transit station?

The percentage of people in San José who wait for over 20 minutes on average for their transit line every day, for example to and from work is 47%.

See the amount of people who wait at a station for a long time in other cities See the average amount of time people wait around the world

Trip Distance in San José

How far do people usually commute each way with public transit in San José?

The average distance people in San José usually ride in a single trip, for example to or from work, with public transit including Bus is 8.1 km.

See the average distance people commute around the world

How many people have a long commute every day in San José?

The percentage of people in San José that usually travel for over 12 km in a single direction, for example to or from work, each day with public transit is 45%.

See how many people commute over 12 km each day in other cities See the average distance people commute around the world

Number of Transfers in San José

How many people perform single line trips in San José?

The percentage of people in San José who don't need to transfer during an average commute trip (one way) is 41%.

See how many people transfer lines around the world

How many people transfer twice during a single trip in San José?

The percentage of people in San José who make exactly two transfers when traveling to a certain destination on a single trip is 41%.

See how many people transfer lines at least twice around the world See how many people transfer lines around the world

Walking Distance in San José

How far do people usually walk per trip in San José?

The average distance people in San José walk every day in one direction, for example on their way home or to work is 8.1 km.

See the average walking distances around the world

How many people walk for more than 1 km in San José?

The percentage of people in San José who walk for over 1 km each day to reach a specific destination, for example to or from work is 45%.

See how many people in other cities walk over 1 km See the average walking distances around the world

Most popular Bus lines

  • Ciudad Quesada-Cedral-Urb.Cañaveral (R:285)

Most popular Bus stations

  • Iglesia Católica De Cedral

Most popular Bus lines

  • Santa Cruz - Tamarindo (R:534)
  • San José - San Pedro - Santa Marta (R:50)

Most popular Bus stations

  • Costado Escuela Dante Alighieri, Lourdes Montes De Oca

Most popular Bus lines

  • Ciudad Quesada-Cedral-Urb.Cañaveral (R:285)

Most popular Bus stations

  • Iglesia Católica De Cedral

Most popular Bus lines

  • Santa Cruz - Tamarindo (R:534)
  • San José - San Pedro - Santa Marta (R:50)

Most popular Bus stations

  • Costado Escuela Dante Alighieri, Lourdes Montes De Oca

Moovit Public Transit Index - Explore transit data for cities around the world, discover public transit usage patterns

China

Hong Kong

Costa Rica

San José

Ecuador

Cuenca Guayaquil

Indonesia

Jakarta

Ireland

Ireland

Israel

Israel

Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur

Peru

Lima

Singapore

Singapore

Thailand

Bangkok

United Arab Emirates

Dubai / Abu Dhabi

Uruguay

Montevideo
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License. Feel free to use the information found on this website as long as you credit ''Moovit'' and include a link to this page.