Traffic in Netherlands

We estimate that in this country, due to travelling to work/school, per passenger is produced yearly 682.72kg of CO2. It is needed 31.36 trees for each passenger to produce enough oxygen to cover that. Formulas used for this estimation

Main Means of Transportation to Work or School

Working from Home 3.60%
Walking 13.06%
Car 24.32%
Bike 42.34%
Motorbike 1.80%
Bus/Trolleybus 5.41%
Tram/Streetcar 0.90%
Train/Metro 8.56%

Average when primary using Walking

Distance 2.86 km
Walking 16.55 min
Waiting 1.31 min
Driving Car 0.86 min
Bike 1.86 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 1.62 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 0.90 min
Train/Metro Ride 1.55 min
Overall 25.07 min

Average when primary using Car

Distance 38.88 km
Walking 1.00 min
Driving Car 38.69 min
Overall 39.69 min

Average when primary using Bike

Distance 5.14 km
Walking 0.22 min
Bike 17.44 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 0.09 min
Train/Metro Ride 0.09 min
Overall 17.88 min

Average when primary using Motorbike

Distance 34.75 km
Walking 2.50 min
Motor Bike 28.75 min
Overall 31.25 min

Average when primary using Bus/Trolleybus

Distance 16.67 km
Walking 5.00 min
Waiting 6.00 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 25.75 min
Train/Metro Ride 3.75 min
Overall 45.50 min

Average when primary using Tram/Streetcar

Distance 6.00 km
Walking 7.50 min
Waiting 2.50 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 20.00 min
Overall 30.00 min

Average when primary using Train/Metro

Distance 38.65 km
Walking 8.26 min
Waiting 6.26 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 1.84 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 3.42 min
Train/Metro Ride 34.05 min
Overall 56.05 min

Overall Average Travel Time and Distance to Work (School)

Distance 17.39 km
Overall 29.75 min

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Last update: February 2019

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 114.33 30.35 125.82 149.03 3666.50
Amsterdam 100.11 30.33 125.00 122.66 2258.10
Eindhoven 84.48 24.04 24.04 71.54 2216.17
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