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For those who work outside the home or go to school, how long is your commute?

My drive to work is about an hour each way :(

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StarrMom2Xander

Asked by StarrMom2Xander at 9:14 AM on Jun. 19, 2008 in Money & Work

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  • My DH and I carpool, so what would normally be 15 minutes, is usually 20-30 minutes.
    jct

    Answer by jct at 9:15 AM on Jun. 19, 2008

  • My work is like 1/2 a mile from where I live...I live in a small town so it's nice....I don't go thru much gas getting to work and around town.
    sweetmissy_05

    Answer by sweetmissy_05 at 9:53 AM on Jun. 19, 2008

  • my commute to work is 45 min one way and gas is killing me !!!
    nightowl41

    Answer by nightowl41 at 10:19 AM on Jun. 19, 2008

  • About 30 minutes b/c I gotta drop DD off to the sitter first.
    hohaas

    Answer by hohaas at 10:41 AM on Jun. 19, 2008

  • I drive 15 minutes to drop the kids off, then another 15 minutes to work. *IF TRAFFIC IS GREAT* So 30 minutes TO work. But I dont have to pick up the kids after i get off work. So, 20 minutes home.
    DancerMomof2

    Answer by DancerMomof2 at 11:17 AM on Jun. 19, 2008

  • 3 miles, love it!!
    Preciv

    Answer by Preciv at 11:18 AM on Jun. 19, 2008

  • About 12 minutes one way.
    rskmom

    Answer by rskmom at 11:40 AM on Jun. 19, 2008

  • 20 minutes from my daughters day care
    Sophiasmom119

    Answer by Sophiasmom119 at 1:05 PM on Jun. 19, 2008

  • Its not so much the milage as it is the time! I woork less than 20 miles away from home. But, I take the back roads (more predicatable traffic patterns) and also dop my one son off on the way. My daughter goes to school in the same building where I teach so thats not an additional drop off time. Anyway, the whole process usually takes us about 50-60 minutes each way...
    Kerrywm

    Answer by Kerrywm at 3:10 PM on Jun. 19, 2008

  • Three, very walkable, blocks. I used to commute in from 45 miles away and spend three hours a day in the car. I moved close to save my sanity. Now that gas has risen so much, it saves a ton of money.
    halfpint_ny

    Answer by halfpint_ny at 7:37 AM on Jun. 20, 2008

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