How far is too far for your work commute?

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With the price of gas, 30 miles away would be a stretch. I try to stay closer to a 15 mile commute.


I am at 35 minutes and would not want to go further than that. I have a dog too, so I don't want to keep him waiting too long.


One hour is the longest commute I will make for work.


Right now my commute is about 20 min.. the longest I would do is 40-60 minutes


I’m applying for jobs right now and am looking at no longer than hour but no less than 30 minutes. I enjoy time at the end of my day to unwind by myself and process everything that’s happened during the day before I get home.


I can but I try not to bring work home. If I can unwind in my own space before I get home, I personally, am happier at home and am able to focus on my significant other and be happier with them as well. I feel less drained and as though I’ve processed everything I can for the day

I would say 1.5 hours. I work in NYC (live 17 miles away in NJ) and my commute varies from 30 mins to 2 hours depending on the day because of congestion.


12 miles aka 10 minutes


i think that with this economy, the better question would be "how for is too far for a steady paycheck and consistent work?".


btw, i live in the bay area, and it takes anywhere between 20-90 minutes to travel the 14 miles to or from work

I’m at 35-50 min depending on traffic

My commute is between 25-40min (depending on traffic or construction). I think 45min would be my Max. It's just wasted time and money for gas.

It takes me 40 min to get to work. Thanks to traffic it can take anywhere from 40min to 1 1/2 hrs to get home 🤦🏼‍♀️

It used to be 20 minutes. I moved, and it is now about 5 minute.a.

I commute 50 minutes. I wouldn’t do more than that. In the mornings I don’t mind it but in the afternoon I just want to be home! It takes its toll after a while 🙃

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