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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 2,362.73kg of CO2. It is needed 108.53 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 4.11%
Walking 6.03%
Car 83.84%
Bike 0.27%
Motorbike 3.01%
Bus/Trolleybus 1.37%
Tram/Streetcar 0.00%
Train/Metro 1.37%

Average when primary using Walking

Distance 6.73 km
Walking 43.27 min
Waiting 0.91 min
Driving Car 9.95 min
Motor Bike 0.14 min
Train/Metro Ride 0.45 min
Overall 54.73 min

Average when primary using Car

Distance 23.12 km
Walking 0.35 min
Waiting 0.16 min
Driving Car 40.63 min
Motor Bike 0.10 min
Overall 41.25 min

Average when primary using Bike

Distance 3.00 km
Bike 5.00 min
Overall 5.00 min

Average when primary using Motorbike

Distance 21.77 km
Walking 2.73 min
Motor Bike 33.00 min
Overall 35.73 min

Average when primary using Bus/Trolleybus

Distance 10.36 km
Walking 7.60 min
Waiting 10.00 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 43.00 min
Overall 60.60 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 21.92 km
Overall 42.45 min

Contributors: 365

Last update: May 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 South Africa

Rank
City
Traffic Index
Time Index
(in minutes)
Time Exp. Index
Inefficiency Index
CO2 Emission Index
Cape Town 234.48 46.77 4379.69 266.14 11070.74
Pretoria 221.04 44.09 3076.75 296.84 10867.44
Johannesburg 215.28 43.47 2816.20 278.35 10415.25
Durban 138.41 32.48 270.23 177.25 5802.71
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