Is it harmful for kids to commute to school for 1/2 hour 1 way?

Are there any studies that show that it is harmful (or not) for a child to commute to school in a personal vehicle for 1 hr total per day (1/2 hour 1 way) rather than 20 minutes total per day (10 minutes 1 way) Going through a custody dispute & they are basing it on me having to drive 1/2 hour one way to get my... show more Are there any studies that show that it is harmful (or not) for a child to commute to school in a personal vehicle for 1 hr total per day (1/2 hour 1 way) rather than 20 minutes total per day (10 minutes 1 way) Going through a custody dispute & they are basing it on me having to drive 1/2 hour one way to get my daughter to school & they live 10 minutes away & the 20 minutes extra per day in a car is harmful to her health.
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