of people who work locally travel by car/van.

A 30-minute round trip walking will burn approximately 120 calories.

What does my daily commute actually cost?

The My Journey tool compares your travel options and costs. So you can decide the best way to get to work based on the relative costs and health benefits of driving, cycling, walking and public transport.

  • Select how you normally get to work.
  • Enter the distance you travel, or let the My Journey tool work it out based on your departure and destination postcodes or names.
  • Specify whether it’s a return journey and select how many days a week you travel.
  • Click calculate for your results.

The statistics are calculated based on an average person and the same trip being done in an average-sized family car. Only petrol costs are calculated, remember running a car includes other costs such as tax, MOT and servicing.

Think ride Cycling gives easy access to town centres & freedom to travel Think walk Feel the health benefits & enjoyment of regular walking Think train Free up your journey time & save on fuel and parking costs Think bus Avoid the jams & parking hassle with your direct route into town Think share Car sharing can cut your travel costs by a minimum of 50% Think electric Fully electric or hybrid cars are well suited to commuting & local trips