Calculate Your Cost of Commuting

Fill out this form to figure out your monthly commute cost!

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In order to calculate Monthly cost of commuting please use this formula:

monthly cost = ((distance * workdays * 0.070) + (distance * workdays * 0.48) + (distance * workdays * (price / mpg)) + (parking))


distance: your daily round
trip commute distance from home to work (in miles)
workdays: number of days per month you normally work
price: gasoline proce per gallon
mpg: you average MPG
parking: amount that you pay for monthly parking

A. What is your daily round
trip commute distance from home to work (in miles)?
B. How many days per month
do you normally work?
C. Cost per mile of owning and operating a vehicle: *
D. How much do you pay for
monthly parking and/or tolls?
estimated Monthly cost of commuting is

Your estimated
Yearly cost of commuting is

* Based on AAA’s 2020 estimate for owning and operating a vehicle. The estimate figures in the average fuel cost, maintenance, tires, insurance, license and registration and depreciation based on the composite average for small, medium and large sedans. Annual mileage is assumed to be 15,000. See the table at the bottom of AAA’s page,
Your Driving Costs