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Less than 30 minutes 54 46.96%
30-45 minutes 22 19.13%
45-60 minutes 21 18.26%
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Old 14.12.2015, 06:56
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How long is your commute?

Just out of interest, how long is your commute to work?
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Old 14.12.2015, 07:28
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Re: How long is your commute?

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Just out of interest, how long is your commute to work?
When I worked full time in CH (14 years), mum commute was always under 10 minutes. This was living in ZH. Getting to Geneva this morning will be nearer 2 hours.
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Re: How long is your commute?

I work in two different offices, each one is less than 10/15 minutes to get to. I did work for about a year in Oerlikon office, which increased my commute to about 50 minutes. Did not last long there (for other reasons, although the commute was one of them)!
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Old 14.12.2015, 08:26
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Re: How long is your commute?

From Bugibba to Mriehel, via transport Malta, somewhere between 1h 15 min and 2h 30min for the 15 Kilometers, depending on traffic of course.
On Iron Pig... 20 Minutes.
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Old 14.12.2015, 08:27
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Re: How long is your commute?

7 minutes. 8 in the winter when slippery.
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Old 14.12.2015, 08:35
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Re: How long is your commute?

Kitchen to home office... 30 secs.
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Old 14.12.2015, 08:49
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Re: How long is your commute?

1hr 15m door to door, including a brisk walk, a 43 minute train ride, enough time to buy a drink, then a short ride on a bus.

I enjoy it. It's the only part of the day when I'm not accountable to anyone.
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Old 14.12.2015, 09:02
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Re: How long is your commute?

You've got a big house JoeUK. Takes me 5 seconds to go to the kitchen to make my tea & 5 seconds to bring it back to bed.
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Old 14.12.2015, 09:02
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Re: How long is your commute?

Office is door to door 32 minutes. Clients are as far as two hours, sometimes.
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Old 14.12.2015, 09:10
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Re: How long is your commute?

Bike-Train-Train-Bike
1h 35m I work on the train though usually. So I count some of it as work time.
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Re: How long is your commute?

Officially my place of employment is my home. In practice, well, this week I'm due in Cork.
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Old 14.12.2015, 09:14
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Re: How long is your commute?

Depends.

With the SBB and ZVV, it takes me 57 minutes (when the train arrives on time).
With the car, it takes me 14 minutes, traffic and traffic lights included.
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Re: How long is your commute?

Minimum: 26 minutes on the motorbike in summer, but typically 35 with the bike. Winter with the car is closer to an hour, although if there is snow it has been known to take 2.5.... The recent increased border checks on leaving Geneva in the evening didn't add that much to the return trip.
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Old 14.12.2015, 09:43
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Re: How long is your commute?

30 minutes total, but that's counting the trip home for lunch.

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Re: How long is your commute?

Used to be 1.5h, thankfully only a fraction of that now.
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Old 14.12.2015, 10:19
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Re: How long is your commute?

Maybe the poll (if it's still editable while "live", I don't know) could have more options below "<30" and above ">1hr" as these seem to be where responses are clustering.

People writing their answers, are you clicking the poll at the top too?
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Old 14.12.2015, 10:22
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Re: How long is your commute?

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Depends.
With the SBB and ZVV, it takes me 57 minutes (when the train arrives on time).
With the car, it takes me 14 minutes, traffic and traffic lights included.
Wow, big difference Helm. Not much incentive to use public transport there then.
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Re: How long is your commute?

I did the poll..Surprised to see quite a few work from home. I have yet to meet and employer who is not allergic to this idea..I find in many situations productivity is higher working at home.
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Re: How long is your commute?

I cycle. The usual time is 1h 15. My PB is 1:01:40, I'm hoping to go sub one hour in spring 2016 and if I do it, I will treat myself to a new bike.
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Old 14.12.2015, 10:36
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Re: How long is your commute?

20 minutes by tram and walking. 50 minutes by just walking.
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