a person who commutes, especially between home and work.
of or for commuting; serving commuters: a commuter railroad.
of or pertaining to a flight, plane, or airline that carries passengers over relatively short distances and usually serves small communities.

1860–65, Americanism; commute + -er1 Unabridged
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commuter (kəˈmjuːtə)
a.  a person who travels to work over an appreciable distance, usually from the suburbs to the centre of a city
 b.  (as modifier): the commuter belt

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Word Origin & History

1865, Amer.Eng., from commute; the noun commute is from 1960.
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Example sentences
Our car was full of commuters and country people going home, laden with bundles
  and evening papers.
In some ways these arguments about injustice remind me of commuters complaining
  about the traffic.
Millions of commuters were stranded, as roads were blocked and trains stopped.
Autonomous cars that, in theory, can help commuters de-stress and allow
  freeways to flow more smoothly.
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