commute cost calculator

Have You Calculated Your Commute?

See how much you could save today!

How many miles per gallon (mpg) does your vehicle average? Federal Fuel Economy Guide

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$ How much do you pay for parking each month?

Here’s what you pay if you:

Daily Monthly Yearly
Drive Alone * $5.65 $124.40 $1,492.80
Carpool with 1 other person $2.83 $62.20 $746.40
Carpool with 2 other people $1.88 $41.47 $497.60
Vanpool**
Vanpool with 6 other people $8.00 $175.90 $2,110.83
Vanpool with 9 other people $8.78 $193.15 $2,317.77
Vanpool with 14 other people $7.23 $159.00 $1,907.99
Take Transit ***
MTS Rapid, Local, and Express Bus $5.00 $72.00 $864.00
Rapid Express and Premium Bus $12.00 $100.00 $1,200.00
Trolley $5.00 $72.00 $864.00
NCTD BREEZE Bus $5.00 $59.00 $708.00
SPRINTER $5.00 $59.00 $708.00
COASTER $12.00 $120.00-$165.00 $1,440.00-$1,980.00

* Drive alone cost estimates include an average maintenance and tire cost of 6 cents per mile based on AAA "Your Driving Costs 2014" brochure. Cost estimates do not include full-coverage insurance, license, registration, taxes, depreciation (15,000 miles annually), vehicle loan payments, or finance charges.

** Vanpool costs are based on average lease costs for a 7, 10, and 15 passenger van. The SANDAG $400/month subsidy has been applied.

*** Transit prices are based on purchase of full fare adult Day or Monthly Pass. Annual transit costs equal Monthly Pass price x 12. Senior/Disabled/Medicare and Youth discount passes are available for those who qualify.

For more information, call 511 and say “iCommute” or email iCommute@sandag.org.

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