Carbon Footprint Calculator

Find out how much money and Carbon Dioxide Emissions you could be saving by ridesharing.

Calculator created by Greater Mercer TMA.
Vehicle Costs
What is your daily round trip mileage?
miles per day
How many days per month do you usually drive?
days per month
How many miles per gallon does your vehicle average?
What is the cost for a gallon of gasoline?
$per gallon
Monthly parking and toll costs?
$per month
The following are average estimated costs for the U.S.
Estimated cost per mile for maintenance and tires.
$per mile
Estimated cost per mile for insurance, license, depreciation & financing.
$per mile
Your Costs
Monthly cost of gasoline for commuting:
Monthly cost of commuting:
Yearly cost of commuting:
Yearly CO2 Emissions
Your Commute:
Small car (35 MPG):
Midsize car (27 MPG):
Large Car (22 MPG):
Truck/SUV (17 MPG):
Alternate Costs
Monthly cost when carpooling with 1 person:
Monthly cost when carpooling with 2 people:
Approx. monthly cost for 7 person vanpool: (40 mile 1 way commute)
Monthly Pass for NJ Transit train from New Brunswick to Trenton:
Monthly 3 Zone NJ Transit bus Pass (example: Trenton to Princeton):
Cost per day to telecommute:
AAA Your Driving Costs, 2011 Edition
2001 Federal Highway Administration's Cost of Owning and Operating a Vehicle
EPA Transportation and Climate information