Traffic in Sri Lanka

We estimate that in this country, due to travelling to work/school, per passenger is produced yearly 1,918.23kg of CO2. It is needed 88.11 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 1.45%
Walking 7.25%
Car 46.38%
Bike 1.45%
Motorbike 10.14%
Bus/Trolleybus 28.99%
Tram/Streetcar 0.00%
Train/Metro 4.35%

Average when primary using Walking

Distance 4.00 km
Walking 26.00 min
Driving Car 3.00 min
Bike 1.20 min
Motor Bike 1.00 min
Overall 36.00 min

Average when primary using Car

Distance 29.44 km
Walking 0.25 min
Driving Car 54.03 min
Overall 54.28 min

Average when primary using Bike

Distance 7.00 km
Bike 30.00 min
Overall 30.00 min

Average when primary using Motorbike

Distance 19.14 km
Walking 0.14 min
Motor Bike 41.43 min
Overall 41.57 min

Average when primary using Bus/Trolleybus

Distance 13.29 km
Walking 5.30 min
Waiting 5.50 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 48.25 min
Train/Metro Ride 0.75 min
Overall 60.15 min

Average when primary using Train/Metro

Distance 59.67 km
Walking 7.67 min
Waiting 8.33 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 3.33 min
Train/Metro Ride 75.00 min
Overall 100.33 min

Overall Average Travel Time and Distance to Work (School)

Distance 22.82 km
Overall 56.74 min

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Last update: July 2019

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

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