Sustainability Office

Sustainable Queen's
Sustainable Queen's

Alternate Transportation Calculator

There are various ways of commuting to and from work every morning. Many people don't think of the impact one form of transportation may have versus another. We developed this tool to assist you with estimating the cost and carbon impact of various transportation methods based on the length of your commute to Queen's! Enter the length of your commute to Queen's, the cost and carbon impact of your round trip will be estimated using various methods of transportation.

 

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Vehicle and commute info

Input your vehicle mileage, as well as the length of your one way commute to campus. The tool will use this to estimate the impact of your round trip.
 
What is the length of your commute to Queen's: km (One way)
What class vehicle do you drive?
What is your vehicles mileage MPG 
Include Parking fees? yes no


Cost by transportation method

Compare the cost of various transportation methods for your round trip to Queen's.
 
Method of transportation: Daily Weekly Monthly Annual
Your Vehicle $ $ $ $
Vehicle - Electric $ $ $ $
Bus $ $ $ $
Bike $ $ $ $
Walking Walking is free!

Emitted carbon by transportation method 

Compare the carbon impact of various transportation methods for your round trip to Queen's.
 
Method of transportation: Daily Weekly Monthly Annual
Your Vehicle kg's kg's kg's kg's
Vehicle - Electric kg's kg's kg's kg's
Bus kg's kg's kg's kg's
Bike kg's kg's kg's kg's
Walking Walking doesn't emit carbon!

Travel Time by transportation method 

Compare the commute time of various transportation methods for your round trip to Queen's.
 
Method of transportation: Your Vehicle Electric Vehicle Bus Bike Walking
Daily round trip travel time minutes  minutes  minutes  minutes  minutes

Alternative Transportation

Interested in changing your commute style? There's all kinds of resources which can help you plan your trip to campus using alternative transportation resources. Check out our Transpass Program if your interested in using the bus, or check out our Secure Bike Storage spots if your interested in biking to campus.