Traffic in New Zealand

We estimate that in this country, due to travelling to work/school, per passenger is produced yearly 1,233.10kg of CO2. It is needed 56.64 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 5.07%
Walking 16.59%
Car 56.22%
Bike 4.61%
Motorbike 2.76%
Bus/Trolleybus 9.68%
Tram/Streetcar 0.00%
Train/Metro 5.07%

Average when primary using Walking

Distance 3.41 km
Walking 20.64 min
Waiting 0.53 min
Driving Car 1.22 min
Bike 0.47 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 0.47 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 0.42 min
Train/Metro Ride 0.58 min
Overall 24.33 min

Average when primary using Car

Distance 18.40 km
Walking 0.58 min
Waiting 0.03 min
Driving Car 30.49 min
Overall 31.11 min

Average when primary using Bike

Distance 7.40 km
Walking 0.70 min
Bike 19.50 min
Overall 20.20 min

Average when primary using Motorbike

Distance 11.33 km
Motor Bike 20.67 min
Overall 20.67 min

Average when primary using Bus/Trolleybus

Distance 11.50 km
Walking 5.90 min
Waiting 4.81 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 29.90 min
Train/Metro Ride 0.81 min
Overall 41.43 min

Average when primary using Train/Metro

Distance 23.09 km
Walking 9.18 min
Waiting 2.82 min
Driving Car 0.91 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 0.64 min
Train/Metro Ride 33.18 min
Overall 47.18 min

Overall Average Travel Time and Distance to Work (School)

Distance 14.59 km
Overall 31.00 min

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Last update: April 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 New Zealand

Traffic Index
Time Index
(in minutes)
Time Exp. Index
Inefficiency Index
CO2 Emission Index
Auckland 167.87 37.96 1095.69 195.16 6862.98
Christchurch 94.90 21.25 21.25 69.33 3685.75
Wellington 89.84 26.84 32.09 70.77 2393.52
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