how far do you commute?

Discussion in 'Commuting' started by alecstilleyedye, 18 Aug 2012.

  1. <1 mile

    26 vote(s)
  2. 1-5 miles

    278 vote(s)
  3. 6-10 miles

    337 vote(s)
  4. 11-15 miles

    268 vote(s)
  5. 16-20 miles

    153 vote(s)
  6. >20 miles

    237 vote(s)
  1. Geoffers

    Geoffers Regular

    Lancs UK
    16 mile round trip on busy commuter route. Faster than both car and public transport (just slightly sweatier).
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  2. Ilko Petrov

    Ilko Petrov Regular

    I commute usually 18.1 km (11.3 mi) to university.:hello:
    Last edited: 24 Oct 2018
  3. Jimmeee

    Jimmeee Regular

    Just over 6miles each way -but they're 'Cornish' miles 3 straight down then 3 straight up!
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  4. Michael45

    Michael45 Member

    Around 13-14 miles yeah day to work
  5. trewlis

    trewlis Regular

    I only use bikes if I have to commute less than 15 miles.
  6. inuke

    inuke Regular

    At the moment 7 miles each way, 4.2 miles to train then another 2.5 miles or so to work
    So 14 miles a day
  7. Tobes

    Tobes Regular

    Approx 12 miles(in to central London) although only just started so still working on best route.

    45 mins in morning and 55 in evening with the traffic.
  8. Thomson

    Thomson Well-Known Member

    2.89 miles. Out off town down a slope through next town and at “work”. Takes about 15 mins. Love it in the summer mornings at seven. Been doing it a year now. And my works meant to be moving even closer in the future. To about a mile from my house....
  9. vickster

    vickster Legendary Member

    You need to start adding 20 miles to your journey each way ;)
  10. Thomson

    Thomson Well-Known Member

    I know :-). But having a 5 and 1 year old time is quite short. Plus my partner works when am home half the time. I try an get out in the summer nights when I can tho.
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  11. jack9266

    jack9266 Member

    What is the best abusive given to a driver who literally hates cyclists?
  12. Slick

    Slick Veteran

    Smile and wave Roy, just smile and wave. :hello:
  13. Grievesy

    Grievesy Active Member

    Dumfries, Scotland
  14. Grievesy

    Grievesy Active Member

    Dumfries, Scotland
    5 miles each way. hardly gets the heart rate up. mostly cycle paths and maybe 3/4 of it on road.

    Rarely have time for detours though. I just started cycling to cut down on the massive transport bill I had :smile:
  15. BianchiVirgin

    BianchiVirgin Senior Member

    Norn Iron
    Just started a short (11.6km) commute to work. Found a nook to park and cycle from there. Breaks the 240km round trip.
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