Louisville, KY Commuting

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Louisville, KY is a bustling city with plenty of public transportation options available. The Transit Authority of River City (TARC) provides bus, trolley, vanpool and paratransit services throughout the metropolitan area. Buses run frequently throughout the day along major streets and often have routes that connect neighborhoods or downtown attractions. For those wanting to go further, Amtrak offers daily service to nearby cities such as Cincinnati and Nashville. Other transportation options include bike-sharing programs, carpooling services, ride hailing apps like Uber and Lyft, and even an electric scooter company called Bird. With all these options, traveling around Louisville is easy and convenient no matter what your destination.

The typical American commute has been getting longer each year since 2010. The average one-way commute in Louisville takes 22.4 minutes. That's shorter than the US average of 26.4 minutes.

How people in Louisville get to work:
- 80.4% drive their own car alone
- 8.9% carpool with others
- 3.8% work from home
- 3.0% take mass transit
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Over 2 years ago

I've lived in Louisville for 68 years it's one of the best cities to live in. The worse thing about Louisville is how much it has grown. Crime has increased in downtown  More

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Over 3 years ago

I spent a day in Louisville as a tourist. Horrible. Nothing to see. Kind of decrepited. I wished I'd skipped it  More

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Over 3 years ago

Love/miss Louisville! Not to big, not to small. JUST PERFECT!  More

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