A curated mix of articles on commuting.

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Thursday, Jul 25, 2019

Walking and cycling to work makes commuters happier and more productive

Our study, involving 1,121 full-time workers who commute daily to work, made several important findings: those who commute longer distances tend to have more days off work among middle-aged workers, those who walk or cycle performed better in the workplace Those who commute short distances, walk or cycle to work, are more likely to be happy commuters, which makes them more productive.

Monday, Jul 22, 2019

Tokyo commuters told to work from home to avert Olympic transport nightmare

More than half a million people in Tokyo are being asked to work from home as part of a trial scheme aimed at tackling transport congestion ahead of the 2020 Olympic Games in the city.