Traffic in Netherlands

In this country, we estimate that each passenger produces approximately 464.86kg of CO2 annually as a result of commuting to work or school. To counterbalance this carbon emission, it would require approximately 21.35 trees per passenger to produce enough oxygen. The following formulas are used to make these estimations.

Main Means of Transportation to Work or School

Working from Home 3.60%
Walking 10.45%
Car 22.16%
Bike 47.03%
Motorbike 0.90%
Bus/Trolleybus 5.41%
Tram/Streetcar 1.80%
Train/Metro 8.65%

Average when primarily using Walking

Distance 2.36 km
Walking 15.12 min
Waiting 0.97 min
Driving Car 0.43 min
Bike 1.86 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 0.64 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 0.91 min
Train/Metro Ride 0.98 min
Overall 21.12 min

Average when primarily using Car

Distance 28.75 km
Walking 1.32 min
Driving Car 29.00 min
Overall 30.32 min

Average when primarily using Bike

Distance 4.97 km
Walking 0.63 min
Bike 15.16 min
Overall 16.04 min

Average when primarily using Motorbike

Distance 28.60 km
Walking 2.00 min
Motor Bike 24.40 min
Overall 26.40 min

Average when primarily using Bus/Trolleybus

Distance 13.12 km
Walking 4.67 min
Waiting 4.50 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 21.30 min
Train/Metro Ride 2.60 min
Overall 35.07 min

Average when primarily using Tram/Streetcar

Distance 7.32 km
Walking 4.60 min
Waiting 2.10 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 15.50 min
Train/Metro Ride 1.50 min
Overall 25.20 min

Average when primarily using Train/Metro

Distance 27.60 km
Walking 7.04 min
Waiting 4.71 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 1.04 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 1.56 min
Train/Metro Ride 25.60 min
Overall 42.23 min

Overall Average Travel Time and Distance to Work (School)

Distance 12.85 km
Overall 23.62 min

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Last update: April 2024

These data are based on perceptions of visitors of this website in the past 3 years.

Our data for each country are based on all entries from all cities in that country.

By City in Netherlands

Traffic Index
Time Index
(in minutes)
Time Exp. Index
Inefficiency Index
CO2 Emission Index
Rotterdam 96.8 23.4 23.4 140.9 3210.4
The Hague (Den Haag) 82.3 21.6 21.6 144.6 1940.9
Amsterdam 79.2 24.1 24.1 140.3 1466.9
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