Traffic in Netherlands

We estimate that in this country, due to travelling to work/school, per passenger is produced yearly 659.15kg of CO2. It is needed 30.28 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 3.64%
Walking 18.64%
Car 22.27%
Bike 40.45%
Motorbike 1.36%
Bus/Trolleybus 4.55%
Tram/Streetcar 0.91%
Train/Metro 8.18%

Average when primary using Walking

Distance 3.55 km
Walking 28.24 min
Waiting 0.93 min
Driving Car 1.71 min
Bike 4.17 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 1.15 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 0.63 min
Train/Metro Ride 1.10 min
Overall 38.59 min

Average when primary using Car

Distance 41.01 km
Walking 0.90 min
Driving Car 40.33 min
Overall 41.22 min

Average when primary using Bike

Distance 5.10 km
Walking 0.21 min
Bike 17.46 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 0.09 min
Train/Metro Ride 0.09 min
Overall 17.91 min

Average when primary using Motorbike

Distance 29.67 km
Walking 1.67 min
Motor Bike 21.67 min
Overall 23.33 min

Average when primary using Bus/Trolleybus

Distance 14.00 km
Walking 4.50 min
Waiting 4.10 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 23.50 min
Train/Metro Ride 2.90 min
Overall 41.00 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 40.36 km
Walking 8.50 min
Waiting 6.39 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 1.94 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 3.61 min
Train/Metro Ride 35.61 min
Overall 58.39 min

Overall Average Travel Time and Distance to Work (School)

Distance 16.79 km
Overall 32.07 min

Contributors: 223

Last update: December 2018

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 104.29 31.51 194.16 126.32 2266.10
Eindhoven 84.09 25.35 25.40 92.67 1942.26
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