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Mattie F.

The data for San Diego seems suspect: Googling directions "SAN to San Diego, CA" gives me 7 minutes, there's no significant rush hour traffic along that route (which is a surface arterial street with one left turn, 3 miles total) so roughly 15 minutes, and the straight-shot bus is rated at 13 minutes. I can't imagine how they could possibly have calculated 30 minutes.

Alex Lea

I'd also question grouping car and public transport data together, especially if you're discussing the 'pain' of a journey. An hour sitting on a train is arguably better than an hour sitting in rush hour traffic, constantly edging forward.

Then again, if it's a hot day and you're sitting on a train next to a screaming child...

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