26 May '11, 12pm

How Much Does It Cost To Commute By Bike?

How Much Does It Cost To Commute By Bike?

How Much Does It Cost To Commute By Bike? Image Credit Lloyd Alter A few weeks ago we wrote that Americans are working over two hours a day to pay for their cars, paying more to feed their cars than their families . While some questioned the math in comments, there was no question that it is a huge portion of a typical budget and it is only getting worse. Now James Schwartz of the Urban Country has done the math for bike commuters, and finds that they spend a grand total of $ 350 per year on their commute, or just 3.84 minutes per day to pay for their bikes. Quite the difference! But is it right? View the entire comment thread.

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