Traffic in United Arab Emirates

We estimate that in this country, due to travelling to work/school, per passenger is produced yearly 2,022.50kg of CO2. It is needed 92.90 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 5.63%
Walking 7.98%
Car 79.34%
Bike 0.00%
Motorbike 0.00%
Bus/Trolleybus 5.16%
Tram/Streetcar 0.47%
Train/Metro 1.41%

Average when primary using Walking

Distance 5.66 km
Walking 41.41 min
Waiting 0.29 min
Driving Car 7.88 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 0.29 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 0.29 min
Train/Metro Ride 0.41 min
Overall 50.59 min

Average when primary using Car

Distance 30.68 km
Walking 1.14 min
Driving Car 36.36 min
Overall 37.50 min

Average when primary using Bus/Trolleybus

Distance 20.32 km
Walking 5.55 min
Waiting 8.18 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 40.64 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 0.91 min
Train/Metro Ride 2.73 min
Overall 58.00 min

Average when primary using Tram/Streetcar

Distance 70.00 km
Walking 20.00 min
Waiting 10.00 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 15.00 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 60.00 min
Overall 105.00 min

Average when primary using Train/Metro

Distance 12.00 km
Walking 5.33 min
Waiting 4.33 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 6.67 min
Train/Metro Ride 16.00 min
Overall 35.67 min

Overall Average Travel Time and Distance to Work (School)

Distance 27.92 km
Overall 40.03 min

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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 United Arab Emirates

Traffic Index
Time Index
(in minutes)
Time Exp. Index
Inefficiency Index
CO2 Emission Index
Sharjah 279.50 54.39 9847.84 308.54 11731.11
Dubai 200.15 42.11 2292.30 295.11 8645.98
Abu Dhabi 128.75 28.67 62.85 168.55 6267.75
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Traffic in this country for some cities: Ajman, Al Ain, Ras Al-khaimah

We would like to gather more data for: Al Dhaid, Al Fujayrah, Al Gharbia, Kalba, Meydan, Mussaffah, Qutuf, Ruwais, Umm Al Quwain, ... Update information for United Arab Emirates!