Traffic in New Zealand

We estimate that in this country, due to travelling to work/school, per passenger is produced yearly 1,277.19kg of CO2. It is needed 58.67 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 4.98%
Walking 19.40%
Car 55.22%
Bike 4.48%
Motorbike 2.99%
Bus/Trolleybus 8.96%
Tram/Streetcar 0.00%
Train/Metro 3.98%

Average when primary using Walking

Distance 4.33 km
Walking 30.87 min
Waiting 0.49 min
Driving Car 4.00 min
Bike 0.82 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 0.44 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 0.38 min
Train/Metro Ride 0.54 min
Overall 37.54 min

Average when primary using Car

Distance 19.51 km
Walking 0.48 min
Waiting 0.04 min
Driving Car 31.30 min
Overall 31.81 min

Average when primary using Bike

Distance 6.78 km
Walking 0.78 min
Bike 18.33 min
Overall 19.11 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 9.74 km
Walking 6.06 min
Waiting 4.50 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 28.50 min
Train/Metro Ride 0.94 min
Overall 40.00 min

Average when primary using Train/Metro

Distance 26.00 km
Walking 10.50 min
Waiting 2.38 min
Driving Car 1.25 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 0.88 min
Train/Metro Ride 34.75 min
Overall 50.38 min

Overall Average Travel Time and Distance to Work (School)

Distance 14.91 km
Overall 33.58 min

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Last update: November 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 New Zealand

Traffic Index
Time Index
(in minutes)
Time Exp. Index
Inefficiency Index
CO2 Emission Index
Auckland 178.03 39.73 1537.80 215.90 7122.00
Christchurch 104.57 26.77 31.51 110.46 3803.18
Wellington 89.09 27.22 35.93 70.54 2254.70
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Traffic in this country for some cities: Dunedin, Hamilton, Lower Hutt, Nelson, North Shore, Queenstown, Rotorua, Tauranga, Whangarei

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