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Country vs country: Japan and United States compared: Cost of living > Transport prices stats

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  • Gas/petrol > 1 litre: Gasoline (1 liter). Based on 0-50 contributions for Afghanistan, Aland Islands, Andorra and 81 more countries and 50-100 contributions for Albania, Algeria, Armenia and 19 more countries and over 100 contributions for Argentina, Australia, Austria and 82 more countries. The surveys were conducted by numbeo.com from May, 2011 to February, 2014. See this sample survey for the United States, respondents were asked "Gasoline (1 liter)". Prices in current USD.
  • New car > Volkswagen Golf 1.4 or similar: Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car). Based on 0-50 contributions for Afghanistan, Aland Islands, Andorra and 81 more countries and 50-100 contributions for Albania, Algeria, Armenia and 19 more countries and over 100 contributions for Argentina, Australia, Austria and 82 more countries. The surveys were conducted by numbeo.com from May, 2011 to February, 2014. See this sample survey for the United States, respondents were asked "Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)". Prices in current USD.
  • Public transport > Monthly pass: Monthly Pass (Regular Price). Based on 0-50 contributions for Afghanistan, Aland Islands, Andorra and 81 more countries and 50-100 contributions for Albania, Algeria, Armenia and 19 more countries and over 100 contributions for Argentina, Australia, Austria and 82 more countries. The surveys were conducted by numbeo.com from May, 2011 to February, 2014. See this sample survey for the United States, respondents were asked "Monthly Pass (Regular Price)". Prices in current USD.
  • Public transport > One way ticket: One-way Ticket (Local Transport). Based on 0-50 contributions for Afghanistan, Aland Islands, Andorra and 81 more countries and 50-100 contributions for Albania, Algeria, Armenia and 19 more countries and over 100 contributions for Argentina, Australia, Austria and 82 more countries. The surveys were conducted by numbeo.com from May, 2011 to February, 2014. See this sample survey for the United States, respondents were asked "One-way Ticket (Local Transport)". Prices in current USD.
  • Taxi > Monthly pass: Taxi Start (Normal Tariff). Based on 0-50 contributions for Afghanistan, Aland Islands, Andorra and 81 more countries and 50-100 contributions for Albania, Algeria, Armenia and 19 more countries and over 100 contributions for Argentina, Australia, Austria and 82 more countries. The surveys were conducted by numbeo.com from May, 2011 to February, 2014. See this sample survey for the United States, respondents were asked "Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)". Prices in current USD.
  • Taxi > Per km: Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff). Based on 0-50 contributions for Afghanistan, Aland Islands, Andorra and 81 more countries and 50-100 contributions for Albania, Algeria, Armenia and 19 more countries and over 100 contributions for Argentina, Australia, Austria and 82 more countries. The surveys were conducted by numbeo.com from May, 2011 to February, 2014. See this sample survey for the United States, respondents were asked "Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)". Prices in current USD.
  • Taxi > Waiting time per hour: Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff). Based on 0-50 contributions for Afghanistan, Aland Islands, Andorra and 81 more countries and 50-100 contributions for Albania, Algeria, Armenia and 19 more countries and over 100 contributions for Argentina, Australia, Austria and 82 more countries. The surveys were conducted by numbeo.com from May, 2011 to February, 2014. See this sample survey for the United States, respondents were asked "Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)". Prices in current USD.
STAT Japan United States
Gas/petrol > 1 litre $1.49
Ranked 60th. 55% more than United States
$0.96
Ranked 115th.
New car > Volkswagen Golf 1.4 or similar $21,597.23
Ranked 85th. 8% more than United States
$20,000.00
Ranked 99th.
Public transport > Monthly pass $98.17
Ranked 12th. 51% more than United States
$65.00
Ranked 24th.
Public transport > One way ticket $1.96
Ranked 35th.
$2.00
Ranked 33th. 2% more than Japan
Taxi > Monthly pass $6.87
Ranked 10th. 2 times more than United States
$3.00
Ranked 53th.
Taxi > Per km $2.95
Ranked 12th. 90% more than United States
$1.55
Ranked 49th.
Taxi > Waiting time per hour $29.45
Ranked 24th. 5% more than United States
$28.00
Ranked 27th.

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