Use our cost and savings calculator below to see how much money you can save by riding the bus, vanpooling, carpooling or riding your bike!
Operating cost includes parking, gasoline, maintenance & tires.
Estimated cost for financing, depreciation, insurance & taxes is $0.50 per mile; based on the Federal Highway Administration's Cost of Owning and Operating a Vehicle.
Note:"The Annual Savings" is calculated by subtracting the "Annual Cost" of each alternative mode of transporation from the "Annual Operating Costs" of your personal vehicle. It is assumed that you would still have to pay the annual costs for owning your vehicle.
*The cost to bike to work includes the cost for tires, tubes and bike tune-ups (approximately $0.10 per mile). The cost also includes the cost for driving alone during the days that you are not commuting to work by bicycle.
**The regional day pass can be purchased for $4 on Triangle Transit, CAT & DATA buses. The pass is valid for unlimited rides on all 3 systems. Triangle Transit also sells discounted bundles of day passes.