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Traffic in South Africa

We estimate that in this country, due to travelling to work/school, per passenger is produced yearly 2,400.95kg of CO2. It is needed 27.99 trees for each passenger to produce enough oxygen to cover that. Formulas used to estimate

Main Means of Transportation to Work or School

Working from Home 4.81%
Walking 5.19%
Car 82.59%
Bike 0.37%
Motorbike 3.70%
Bus/Trolleybus 1.48%
Tram/Streetcar 0.00%
Train/Metro 1.85%

Average when primary using Walking

Distance 8.39 km
Walking 42.86 min
Waiting 1.43 min
Driving Car 13.00 min
Motor Bike 0.21 min
Train/Metro Ride 0.71 min
Overall 58.21 min

Average when primary using Car

Distance 23.67 km
Walking 0.38 min
Waiting 0.22 min
Driving Car 41.30 min
Motor Bike 0.13 min
Overall 42.03 min

Average when primary using Bike

Distance 3.00 km
Bike 5.00 min
Overall 5.00 min

Average when primary using Motorbike

Distance 22.55 km
Walking 1.50 min
Motor Bike 33.30 min
Overall 34.80 min

Average when primary using Bus/Trolleybus

Distance 9.20 km
Walking 9.50 min
Waiting 12.50 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 38.75 min
Overall 60.75 min

Average when primary using Train/Metro

Distance 31.20 km
Walking 13.00 min
Waiting 17.00 min
Driving Car 3.00 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 7.00 min
Train/Metro Ride 26.60 min
Overall 66.60 min

Overall Average Travel Time and Distance to Work (School)

Distance 22.64 km
Overall 43.26 min

Contributors: 270

Last update: December 2017

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 South Africa

Rank
City
Traffic Index
Time Index
(in minutes)
Time Exp. Index
Inefficiency Index
CO2 Emission Index
Pretoria 268.92 51.45 7405.96 356.11 12665.80
Cape Town 229.23 46.29 4122.99 250.40 10590.65
Johannesburg 224.38 44.92 3447.92 283.07 10798.09
Durban 141.69 32.86 304.24 160.59 6197.24
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