Traffic in Sri Lanka

We estimate that in this country, due to travelling to work/school, per passenger is produced yearly 1,707.28kg of CO2. It is needed 78.42 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 1.85%
Walking 7.41%
Car 42.59%
Bike 1.85%
Motorbike 11.11%
Bus/Trolleybus 31.48%
Tram/Streetcar 0.00%
Train/Metro 3.70%

Average when primary using Walking

Distance 3.75 km
Walking 21.25 min
Driving Car 3.75 min
Motor Bike 1.25 min
Overall 26.25 min

Average when primary using Car

Distance 21.63 km
Walking 0.35 min
Driving Car 50.30 min
Overall 50.65 min

Average when primary using Bike

Distance 7.00 km
Bike 30.00 min
Overall 30.00 min

Average when primary using Motorbike

Distance 19.33 km
Walking 0.17 min
Motor Bike 40.00 min
Overall 40.17 min

Average when primary using Bus/Trolleybus

Distance 13.86 km
Walking 5.47 min
Waiting 5.88 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 49.12 min
Train/Metro Ride 0.88 min
Overall 61.76 min

Average when primary using Train/Metro

Distance 39.50 km
Walking 11.50 min
Waiting 12.50 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 5.00 min
Train/Metro Ride 52.50 min
Overall 90.50 min

Overall Average Travel Time and Distance to Work (School)

Distance 18.19 km
Overall 54.58 min

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Last update: March 2019

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Traffic in this country for some cities: Colombo, Gampaha, Jaffna, Kandy, Negombo

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