Cost of a car
The cost of driving can be daunting if you’re looking for a job or about to start a new one. The average fuel cost for motorists per year is a whopping £1,500 and recent AA analysis says that the average running cost for small new cars is an eye watering £2,292.
TravelRight are here to help. We have lots of information to help you make use of active travel options, save money, feel better, and get to where you need to go. See our Supporting you page for information on public transport and cycling offers we have available to help job seekers and newly employed people.
Walking to work may be easier than you think – Over 55% of the residents of Aspley, Basford, Bestwood, Bilborough, Bulwell, Bulwell Forest, and Leen Valley travel less than 5km to work each day – that’s less than an hour’s walk at the very most! And 1 hour of brisk walking will burn off as many calories as in two bars of chocolate while you’re at it! Visit our walking pages here.
Cycling to work can be a great way to save money, save time and get fit at the same time. Visit our cycling pages here to learn more about the cycling in Nottingham. Also see our Supporting you page for information about our free cycle training, free cycle maintenance training and bike hire schemes available for job seekers and new starters.
We have a series of maps which can help you reach many of Nottingham’s biggest employers by bike or on foot from Aspley, Basford, Bestwood, Bilborough, Bulwell, Bulwell Forest, and Leen Valley. Click here to see what maps are available for your area.