29 September 2011

Commuting Costs

Round trip by train from the World Trade Center PATH station through Newark to Long Branch: $26.
  • PATH train: $4.00
  • NJ Transit: $22.00
Some recent expenditures for my bike:
  • new headlight: $20
  • new reflective vest: $4.99 at IKEA
  • spare inner tube: $7
  • tire patch kit: $1.99
Round trip in the car:  $29.07
  • Tolls: $18.60
  • 3 gallons gas: $10.47
Or, round trip in the car, 110 miles at 55.5 cents per mile:  $61.05

Recent car expenditures:
  • Inspection: $37.00
  • Registration: $60
  • Hubcaps: $41.00
There are also psychic costs.  More on those another day.