Commute

What Would Google Bus Commuters Do if the Google Bus Didn't Exist?

Drive every day? Move closer to work?

How to Make Waiting for the Bus Feel Much, Much Shorter

Transit users often feel like they're waiting about 50 percent longer than they actually are.

In New York, a Heated, Beach-Themed Bus Stop to Escape the Dreary Winter

We can't imagine a better ad for a Florida vacation.

Maps

10 Years of London Underground Ridership Data in One Map

A picture of growth across space and time.

Bixi Files for Bankruptcy, But Bike-Share Goes On

The company's bike-sharing systems are in place in cities all over the world. So what happens next?

The Deadly Implications of Chris Christie's Traffic Problems

Fort Lee is one of New Jersey's most dangerous driving spots. Why hasn't the governor done more there?

Driving Is Actually Less Energy-Efficient Than Flying

A revealing comparison in how we've come to use two very different modes of transportation.

Security Guards for Google's Company Shuttles: This Just Doesn't Look Great

The latest provocation in San Francisco.

What Will Happen to Public Transit in a World Full of Autonomous Cars?

It's not too soon to start asking.

Do Electric Scooters Belong in Bike Lanes?

Toronto is recommending yes, but safety concerns suggest no.

Why Chicago Is Rolling Back Free Parking for the Disabled

The city begins enforcing a new Illinois law today.

Digging London's Newest Tunnel

Europe's biggest infrastructure project is halfway done.

De Blasio's 'Vision Zero' Plan Could Set a New Standard for Traffic Safety

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio's plan to eliminate pedestrian deaths.

Eliminating Bus Stops Can Actually Improve Service

Though there's a delicate balance to strike between access and speed.

The Problem With Elevated Bike Highways

Segregating cyclists just perpetuates the "us vs. them" mentality that drives the current uneasy dynamic between bikes and cars.

Videos

Portland Sets Another Bicycle Milestone

A new apartment building will offer 1,200 cyclist parking spots, a North American record.

Listen in on Some Really Pissed-Off British Commuters

"TransportBuzz" channels collective anger over train delays, backward-facing seats, and really sneezy passengers.

What the Interstate Highway System Should Have Looked Like

Two separate road networks: one running between cities and one running within them.