TABLE 4-2 Long-Distance Trip-Miles by Mode: 2001

TABLE 4-2 Long-Distance Trip-Miles by Mode: 2001

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Mode Percent Person-miles (millions) SE (millions)
Personal vehicle 55.9 760,369 11,696
Air 41.0 557,621 25,376
Bus 2.0 27,094 3,048
Train 0.8 10,546 1,998
Other 0.4 5,120 1,124
Total 100.0 1,360,750 28,293

KEY: SE = standard error.

NOTES: Excludes trips where mode was not reported. Other includes watercraft (e.g., ship, ferry, and motorboat); taxi, limousine, and hotel/airport shuttle; bicycle and walking; and other not elsewhere classified. Data may not add to total and percentages may not add to 100 because of independent rounding.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT), Research and Innovative Technology Administration, Bureau of Transportation Statistics and USDOT, Federal Highway Administration, 2001 National Household Travel Survey Data, CD-ROM, February 2004.