Overland Park, KS is well known for its convenient public transportation options. The city offers a multitude of services including Johnson County Transit (JoCo), which consists of several local bus routes that make stops throughout the city, as well as other towns in Johnson County. There is also the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority's MAX bus service, which serves both Overland Park and Kansas City. In addition to these two services, there are also several taxi companies and ride sharing services such as Uber and Lyft available 24 hours a day. All of these various transportation options make it easy for residents and visitors to get around the city quickly and conveniently.
The typical American commute has been getting longer each year since 2010. The average one-way commute in Overland Park takes 20.4 minutes. That's shorter than the US average of 26.4 minutes.
How people in Overland Park get to work:
- 85.1% drive their own car alone
- 6.3% carpool with others
- 6.1% work from home
- 0.4% take mass transit