Traffic in Pakistan

In this country, we estimate that each passenger produces approximately 1,413.81kg of CO2 annually as a result of commuting to work or school. To counterbalance this carbon emission, it would require approximately 64.94 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 3.14%
Walking 9.76%
Car 54.70%
Bike 16.03%
Motorbike 6.27%
Bus/Trolleybus 9.41%
Tram/Streetcar 0.70%
Train/Metro 0.00%

Average when primarily using Walking

Distance 5.03 km
Walking 28.79 min
Waiting 0.46 min
Driving Car 3.64 min
Bike 2.04 min
Motor Bike 0.04 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 0.89 min
Overall 37.43 min

Average when primarily using Car

Distance 18.24 km
Walking 1.19 min
Driving Car 36.02 min
Overall 37.21 min

Average when primarily using Bike

Distance 17.50 km
Walking 1.54 min
Bike 31.98 min
Overall 34.54 min

Average when primarily using Motorbike

Distance 18.78 km
Walking 1.67 min
Motor Bike 32.94 min
Overall 34.61 min

Average when primarily using Bus/Trolleybus

Distance 17.11 km
Walking 7.78 min
Waiting 7.41 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 34.85 min
Train/Metro Ride 0.74 min
Overall 53.93 min

Average when primarily using Tram/Streetcar

Distance 4.80 km
Walking 7.50 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 17.50 min
Overall 25.00 min

Overall Average Travel Time and Distance to Work (School)

Distance 16.47 km
Overall 38.20 min

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Last update: September 2023

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 Pakistan

Traffic Index
Time Index
(in minutes)
Time Exp. Index
Inefficiency Index
CO2 Emission Index
Karachi 188.4 42.4 2380.4 224.0 6765.4
Islamabad 159.2 35.5 634.2 212.1 7047.8
Lahore 144.1 34.7 522.3 168.0 5401.3
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