which cities are the most congested in 2021?



Which are the cities in 2021 where the car traffic is the most atrocious? Discover the top 10 of these agglomerations where mobility still has progress to make.

INRIX, a company specializing in the analysis and transport solutions, recently published a study on the traffic that we meet in the most major cities of the planet.

In the established classification (available in full here), we see that several agglomerations European still fish from a excess cars in their centers, causing heavy traffic jams on a daily basis.

And the prize for 2021 goes to…?

The study, which includes regions of the world such as Russia, the Americas and Europe but forsake Asia, bases its demonstrations on a series of criteria. Thus, the number of hours lost in traffic is taken into account, the road network density, the average speed over one mile (1.6 km) in an urban center during rush hour, etc.

Compared to data compiled in 2019 (before Covid), we can see that London, the British capital, inherits the unenviable palm most congested city in the world by road traffic. INRIX believes that motorists have lost … 148 hours in traffic jams in 2021! In second position: Paris with 140 hours, before Brussels, the European capital, with 134 hours wasted by users over the last 12 months.

Top 10 most congested cities in 2021

  • London
  • Paris
  • Brussels
  • Moscow
  • New York
  • Chicago
  • Rome
  • Bogota
  • Palermo
  • Istanbul

Source: INRIX

Read also :


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *