Traffic in United Kingdom

We estimate that in this country, due to travelling to work/school, per passenger is produced yearly 976.20kg of CO2. It is needed 44.84 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 6.07%
Walking 18.39%
Car 42.37%
Bike 8.53%
Motorbike 1.33%
Bus/Trolleybus 10.14%
Tram/Streetcar 0.66%
Train/Metro 12.51%

Average when primary using Walking

Distance 4.07 km
Walking 21.93 min
Waiting 0.82 min
Driving Car 1.15 min
Bike 0.21 min
Motor Bike 0.14 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 0.75 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 0.12 min
Train/Metro Ride 2.11 min
Overall 27.25 min

Average when primary using Car

Distance 18.73 km
Walking 0.61 min
Waiting 0.02 min
Driving Car 30.81 min
Overall 31.44 min

Average when primary using Bike

Distance 6.56 km
Walking 0.30 min
Bike 21.61 min
Overall 22.12 min

Average when primary using Motorbike

Distance 21.67 km
Walking 0.29 min
Motor Bike 31.36 min
Overall 31.64 min

Average when primary using Bus/Trolleybus

Distance 9.81 km
Walking 6.87 min
Waiting 6.49 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 28.87 min
Train/Metro Ride 0.51 min
Overall 43.01 min

Average when primary using Tram/Streetcar

Distance 15.31 km
Walking 13.14 min
Waiting 6.00 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 2.86 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 26.57 min
Train/Metro Ride 3.57 min
Overall 52.14 min

Average when primary using Train/Metro

Distance 21.89 km
Walking 11.44 min
Waiting 5.80 min
Bike 0.09 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 1.96 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 0.24 min
Train/Metro Ride 35.80 min
Overall 56.09 min

Overall Average Travel Time and Distance to Work (School)

Distance 14.16 km
Overall 34.47 min

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Last update: May 2021

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 Kingdom

Rank
City
Traffic Index
Time Index
(in minutes)
Time Exp. Index
Inefficiency Index
CO2 Emission Index
Manchester 164.43 40.70 1822.90 177.35 4585.13
Belfast 156.37 37.88 1077.95 174.00 5251.84
London 155.35 43.81 2956.22 188.61 1886.34
Glasgow 136.63 33.79 402.42 170.53 4860.18
Leeds 131.87 31.45 190.47 141.00 5585.36
Birmingham 128.90 33.13 330.55 130.02 4380.94
Bristol 112.87 28.84 67.56 95.22 4362.77
Edinburgh 102.27 28.85 67.99 96.94 3061.02
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