Olympia, WA Commuting

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Olympia, WA is a popular destination due to its wide range of attractions, including beautiful parks, museums and more. It is also an easily accessible city with several different options for public transportation. Olympia offers bus services that connect downtown to the surrounding areas, as well as carpooling and biking options. Additionally, there are a number of taxi services available and even ride-sharing programs like Uber and Lyft that make getting around easy and convenient. For those looking for a more leisurely way to explore the city, there are bike paths that run throughout Olympia making it easy to take in all of the sights on two wheels. Whatever your preference for getting around Olympia, there is something to suit everyone's needs.

The typical American commute has been getting longer each year since 2010. The average one-way commute in Olympia takes 20.5 minutes. That's shorter than the US average of 26.4 minutes.

How people in Olympia get to work:
- 73.0% drive their own car alone
- 9.6% carpool with others
- 4.0% work from home
- 3.8% take mass transit
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We moved here from Kitsap Bremerton/Silverdale WA area and this beats it all the way in all material ways. The only reason not to give it 5 stars is the cost of  More

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Over 3 years ago

The city is horrible. The business have been chased out by homeless. The city government makes it for difficult for businesses to thrive. If you like what Seattle is  More

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Having lived all over the world we decided to retire in Olympia and live on the Puget Sound. Yes it rains but the weather can change dramatically in a day with sun and  More

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