Traffic in United Arab Emirates

We estimate that in this country, due to travelling to work/school, per passenger is produced yearly 1,997.37kg of CO2. It is needed 91.75 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 4.47%
Walking 7.22%
Car 79.73%
Bike 0.00%
Motorbike 0.00%
Bus/Trolleybus 5.50%
Tram/Streetcar 0.69%
Train/Metro 2.41%

Average when primary using Walking

Distance 7.03 km
Walking 37.81 min
Waiting 0.24 min
Driving Car 8.14 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 0.24 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 0.24 min
Train/Metro Ride 0.33 min
Overall 47.00 min

Average when primary using Car

Distance 30.02 km
Walking 1.14 min
Driving Car 36.23 min
Overall 37.38 min

Average when primary using Bus/Trolleybus

Distance 20.01 km
Walking 4.44 min
Waiting 5.94 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 36.25 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 0.62 min
Train/Metro Ride 2.62 min
Overall 49.88 min

Average when primary using Tram/Streetcar

Distance 39.00 km
Walking 10.00 min
Waiting 5.00 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 7.50 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 47.50 min
Overall 70.00 min

Average when primary using Train/Metro

Distance 16.00 km
Walking 5.57 min
Waiting 3.14 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 2.86 min
Train/Metro Ride 18.29 min
Overall 33.43 min

Overall Average Travel Time and Distance to Work (School)

Distance 27.42 km
Overall 38.96 min

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Last update: November 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 259.52 51.32 7306.62 292.71 11155.00
Dubai 196.15 41.20 1982.61 287.32 8735.72
Abu Dhabi 124.53 28.08 49.43 157.34 5908.73
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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!