Regions

Regions: 11
Area covered: Great Britain
Time period: 2000 to 2018
Source: Road traffic statistics

The South East region had the highest traffic levels in 2018, with 54.9 billion vehicle miles driven on its roads. This was 17% of all traffic in 2018.

The South East has 12% of road length in Great Britain.

Estimated motor vehicle traffic

Time period: 2018
Source: Road traffic statistics
Metric: Billion vehicle miles (annually)
Regions Vehicle miles (billions)
South East 54.9
East of England 38.7
North West 35.7
South West 33.2
West Midlands 31.6
Scotland 29.7
Yorkshire and The Humber 27.8
East Midlands 27.7
London 18.4
Wales 18.3
North East 12.3

Estimated annual traffic across Great Britain

Time period: 1993 - 2018
Source: Road traffic statistics
Metric: Billion vehicle miles (annually)

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