How to Answer
Even if you're not expected to drive for the job, you will need to have some form of reliable transportation. If you take the bus or ride a bike, that works too! Share that you have the means to get to work consistently and on time.
"I have reliable transportation. I have a well-maintained vehicle, and I am comfortable with the amount of travel required to get to your office every day."
Rachelle's Answer for an Admin Interview
"I am well versed in public transit. This form of transportation has always been reliable for me."
Rachelle's Answer for a Manager Interview
"I have a reliable vehicle and have never had an issue with getting to work when expected. In fact, I always prefer to be a bit early!"
Rachelle's Answer for a Marketing Interview
"One thing I love about this city is that the mild weather allows me to ride my bike to work most days. On days where it is raining heavily, I will grab an Uber."
Rachelle's Answer for a Retail Interview
"I take public transit; however, I find it to be very reliable. I was late to work only once last year, and that was due to a snowstorm which stalled all of our employee's commute - including those with personal vehicles. Rest assured, I am reliable and will always come to work on time."
Rachelle's Answer for a Sales Interview
"Yes, I have my own, well-maintained car and I'm perfectly comfortable driving not only to the office but also out on client visits."
Rachelle's Answer for a Teacher Interview
"Yes, I have reliable transportation as well as a valid drivers' license and clean driving record. I will have no troubles getting to work on time, every day."
Rachelle's Answer for a Dishwasher Interview
"I have reliable transportation. My vehicle is well maintained and I am comfortable with the amount of travel required to get to your office every day."
Rachelle's Answer for a Home Health Aide Interview
"I utilize public transit, which has always been a very reliable method of transportation for me. I am also able to take a taxi when needed. Transportation has not been an issue for me, and I allow plenty of time to make it to my patient's homes."
Rachelle's Answer for a Painter Interview
"Yes, I have my own reliable vehicle with all of the required tools and supplies that I need to do a job well. I am able to get to work on my own, and always on time."
Audra's Answer for a Private Tutor Interview
"I have a Young Professionals meeting each Tuesday from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. downtown. Otherwise, I am pretty open during the week. I also have a car and plan on driving to work."