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Friday, July 3, 2020

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These Are The Most Traffic-Congested Cities In The World, 2020

Mumbai India

The southern Indian city of Bengaluru has emerged as the most traffic-congested city in the world, according to TomTom’s Traffic Index, which details the traffic situation in 416 cities in 57 countries on six continents. Drivers in Bengaluru expect to spend an average of 71% extra travel time stuck in traffic.

Rounding out the top five most traffic-congested cities in the world are Manila (71 percent), the Colombian capital Bogota (68 percent), Mumbai (65 percent), and Pune (59 percent). It should be noted that India has four of the 10 most congested cities in the world.

Other cities featured in the top 10 global rankings are Moscow in Russia (59 percent), Lima in Peru (59 percent), New Delhi in India (56 percent), Istanbul in Turkey (55 percent), and Jakarta in Indonesia (53 percent) taking up 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, and 10th position.

The Index covered 416 cities in 57 countries. The percentages correspond to the level of congestion, i.e., the additional travel time measured for each driver on the entire network, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Most Traffic-Congested Cities In The World, 2020

RankCityCountryCongestion level
1BengaluruIndia0.71
2ManilaPhilippines0.71
3BogotaColombia0.68
4MumbaiIndia0.65
5PuneIndia0.59
6MoscowRussia0.59
7LimaPeru0.57
8New DelhiIndia0.56
9IstanbulTurkey0.55
10JakartaIndonesia0.53
11BangkokThailand0.53
12KyivUkraine0.53
13Mexico CityMexico0.52
14BucharestRomania0.52
15RecifeBrazil0.5
16Saint PetersburgRussia0.49
17DublinIreland0.48
18OdessaUkraine0.47
19LodzPoland0.47
20Rio de JaneiroBrazil0.46
21Tel AvivIsrael0.46
22KrakowPoland0.45
23NovosibirskRussia0.45
24Sao PauloBrazil0.45
25SamaraRussia0.44
26SantiagoChile0.44
27PoznanPoland0.44
28SalvadorBrazil0.43
29KharkivUkraine0.43
30AthensGreece0.43
31Los AngelesUnited States of America0.42
32TokyoJapan0.42
33EdinburghUnited Kingdom0.41
34ChongqingChina0.41
35YekaterinburgRussia0.41
36CairoEgypt0.4
37WarsawPoland0.4
38GuangzhouChina0.4
39ZhuhaiChina0.39
40VancouverCanada0.39
41WroclawPoland0.39
42ParisFrance0.39
43RomeItaly0.38
44BrusselsBelgium0.38
45LondonUnited Kingdom0.38
46Kuala LumpurMalaysia0.37
47DniproUkraine0.37
48BudapestHungary0.37
49ShenzhenChina0.37
50FortalezaBrazil0.37
51BeijingChina0.37
52New YorkUnited States of America0.37
53LuxembourgLuxembourg0.36
54SofiaBulgaria0.36
55BratislavaSlovakia0.36
56PalermoItaly0.36
57OsakaJapan0.36
58Rostov-on-DonRussia0.36
59San FranciscoUnited States of America0.36
60Belo HorizonteBrazil0.35
61ChangshaChina0.35
62Porto AlegreBrazil0.35
63Brighton and HoveUnited Kingdom0.35
64TaipeiTaiwan0.35
65ChengduChina0.35
66Buenos AiresArgentina0.35
67MonsBelgium0.34
68MarseilleFrance0.34
69BournemouthUnited Kingdom0.34
70HamburgGermany0.34
71BydgoszczPoland0.34
72ChelyabinskRussia0.34
73HullUnited Kingdom0.34
74TaichungTaiwan0.34
75CorkIreland0.33
76BelfastUnited Kingdom0.33
77GenevaSwitzerland0.33
78ChangchunChina0.33
79SouthamptonUnited Kingdom0.33
80TorontoCanada0.33
81LisbonPortugal0.33
82Gdansk, Gdynia and SopotPoland0.33
83BristolUnited Kingdom0.33
84San JoseUnited States of America0.33
85NagoyaJapan0.33
86SydneyAustralia0.33
87KaohsiungTaiwan0.33
88ManchesterUnited Kingdom0.33
89ReadingUnited Kingdom0.32
90OmskRussia0.32
91VilniusLithuania0.32
92NaplesItaly0.32
93BordeauxFrance0.32
94BerlinGermany0.32
95Nizhny NovgorodRussia0.32
96SingaporeSingapore0.32
97AntwerpBelgium0.32
98LeicesterUnited Kingdom0.32
99GrenobleFrance0.32
100AnkaraTurkey0.32
101Cape TownSouth Africa0.32
102WiesbadenGermany0.32
103ZurichSwitzerland0.32
104MessinaItaly0.31
105AucklandNew Zealand0.31
106TomskRussia0.31
107MilanItaly0.31
108Hong KongHong Kong0.31
109PortoPortugal0.31
110SeattleUnited States of America0.31
111TallinnEstonia0.31
112XiamenChina0.31
113MiamiUnited States of America0.31
114TainanTaiwan0.31
115ShanghaiChina0.31
116NiceFrance0.31
117LuganoSwitzerland0.31
118LimerickIreland0.31
119BrnoCzechia0.3
120LyonFrance0.3
121JohannesburgSouth Africa0.3
122SzczecinPoland0.3
123MelbourneAustralia0.3
124MunichGermany0.3
125CardiffUnited Kingdom0.3
126NanjingChina0.3
127TaoyuanTaiwan0.3
128GenoaItaly0.3
129NurembergGermany0.3
130ThessalonikiGreece0.3
131LeidenNetherlands0.3
132StuttgartGermany0.3
133SapporoJapan0.3
134IzmirTurkey0.29
135BonnGermany0.29
136PragueCzechia0.29
137CataniaItaly0.29
138MontrealCanada0.29
139OttawaCanada0.29
140BarcelonaSpain0.29
141WashingtonUnited States of America0.29
142ToulonFrance0.29
143KazanRussia0.29
144AntalyaTurkey0.29
145LiverpoolUnited Kingdom0.28
146ToulouseFrance0.28
147WellingtonNew Zealand0.28
148ChicagoUnited States of America0.28
149CuritibaBrazil0.28
150KasselGermany0.28
151The HagueNetherlands0.28
152BariItaly0.28
153Birmingham-WolverhamptonUnited Kingdom0.28
154HangzhouChina0.28
155ViennaAustria0.28
156HonoluluUnited States of America0.28
157FuzhouChina0.28
158Stoke-on-TrentUnited Kingdom0.28
159ShenyangChina0.28
160StrasbourgFrance0.28
161SheffieldUnited Kingdom0.28
162AustinUnited States of America0.27
163HaarlemNetherlands0.27
164WuhanChina0.27
165NantesFrance0.27
166NottinghamUnited Kingdom0.27
167Reggio CalabriaItaly0.27
168BremenGermany0.27
169StockholmSweden0.27
170RigaLatvia0.27
171LausanneSwitzerland0.27
172LublinPoland0.27
173SalzburgAustria0.27
174Frankfurt am MainGermany0.27
175NijmegenNetherlands0.27
176TurinItaly0.27
177Leeds-BradfordUnited Kingdom0.27
178KobeJapan0.26
179SwanseaUnited Kingdom0.26
180Baton RougeUnited States of America0.26
181AdanaTurkey0.26
182San DiegoUnited States of America0.26
183BaselSwitzerland0.26
184BostonUnited States of America0.26
185MontpellierFrance0.26
186ShijiazhuangChina0.26
187KosiceSlovakia0.26
188PortsmouthUnited Kingdom0.26
189PortlandUnited States of America0.26
190AmsterdamNetherlands0.26
191BialystokPoland0.26
192NashvilleUnited States of America0.26
193RiversideUnited States of America0.26
194Clermont-FerrandFrance0.26
195CologneGermany0.26
196AtlantaUnited States of America0.26
197KielGermany0.26
198GrazAustria0.26
199ArnhemNetherlands0.26
200LjubljanaSlovenia0.26
201Newcastle-SunderlandUnited Kingdom0.25
202GranadaSpain0.25
203LilleFrance0.25
204GlasgowUnited Kingdom0.25
205BolognaItaly0.25
206SacramentoUnited States of America0.25
207PretoriaSouth Africa0.25
208BursaTurkey0.25
209HamiltonNew Zealand0.25
210FlorenceItaly0.25
211DresdenGermany0.25
212BrisbaneAustralia0.25
213HalifaxCanada0.25
214CoventryUnited Kingdom0.25
215RotterdamNetherlands0.25
216Kuwait CityKuwait0.25
217NingboChina0.24
218LiegeBelgium0.24
219DusseldorfGermany0.24
220Palma de MallorcaSpain0.24
221PhiladelphiaUnited States of America0.24
222RennesFrance0.24
223RiyadhSaudi Arabia0.24
224HoustonUnited States of America0.24
225AdelaideAustralia0.24
226TampaUnited States of America0.24
227PratoItaly0.24
228LeipzigGermany0.24
229GroningenNetherlands0.24
230Gold CoastAustralia0.24
231BrestFrance0.23
232FreiburgGermany0.23
233TianjinChina0.23
234CagliariItaly0.23
235Ruhr region westGermany0.23
236GaziantepTurkey0.23
237QuanzhouChina0.23
238DenverUnited States of America0.23
239InnsbruckAustria0.23
240LondonCanada0.23
241PescaraItaly0.23
242HobartAustralia0.23
243MadridSpain0.23
244Santa Cruz de TenerifeSpain0.23
245PrestonUnited Kingdom0.23
246MersinTurkey0.23
247WinnipegCanada0.22
248DongguanChina0.22
249East LondonSouth Africa0.22
250OsloNorway0.22
251KarlsruheGermany0.22
252AugsburgGermany0.22
253RouenFrance0.22
254OrlandoUnited States of America0.22
255UtrechtNetherlands0.22
256EindhovenNetherlands0.22
257MonchengladbachGermany0.22
258LinzAustria0.22
259CopenhagenDenmark0.22
260CharlestonUnited States of America0.22
261AarhusDenmark0.22
262New OrleansUnited States of America0.22
263QuebecCanada0.22
264BoiseUnited States of America0.21
265DubaiUnited Arab Emirates0.21
266UppsalaSweden0.21
267Bielsko-BialaPoland0.21
268FresnoUnited States of America0.21
269ChristchurchNew Zealand0.21
270BrasiliaBrazil0.21
271MannheimGermany0.21
272Cape Coral-Fort MyersUnited States of America0.21
273MunsterGermany0.21
274HannoverGermany0.21
275BredaNetherlands0.21
276Le HavreFrance0.21
277Ruhr region eastGermany0.21
278SevilleSpain0.21
279PittsburghUnited States of America0.21
280Las VegasUnited States of America0.21
281MurciaSpain0.21
282TriesteItaly0.21
283BakersfieldUnited States of America0.21
284NancyFrance0.21
285VeronaItaly0.2
286Saint-EtienneFrance0.2
287BernSwitzerland0.2
288PerthAustralia0.2
289LeuvenBelgium0.2
290TaurangaNew Zealand0.2
291TilburgNetherlands0.2
292ValenciaSpain0.2
293BaltimoreUnited States of America0.2
294ApeldoornNetherlands0.2
295OrleansFrance0.2
296MalagaSpain0.2
297TarantoItaly0.2
298DunedinNew Zealand0.2
299SuzhouChina0.2
300LivornoItaly0.2
301NewcastleAustralia0.2
302ProvidenceUnited States of America0.2
303AmersfoortNetherlands0.2
304GhentBelgium0.2
305MiddlesbroughUnited Kingdom0.2
306OstravaCzechia0.2
307CharlotteUnited States of America0.19
308Dallas-Fort WorthUnited States of America0.19
309JeddahSaudi Arabia0.19
310McAllenUnited States of America0.19
311WuxiChina0.19
312HamiltonCanada0.19
313NamurBelgium0.19
314DurbanSouth Africa0.19
315A CorunaSpain0.19
316TucsonUnited States of America0.19
317TurkuFinland0.19
318San AntonioUnited States of America0.19
319HelsinkiFinland0.19
320Katowice urban areaPoland0.19
321Salt Lake CityUnited States of America0.19
322GothenburgSweden0.18
323Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-VenturaUnited States of America0.18
324AvignonFrance0.18
325ReykjavikIceland0.18
326GreenvilleUnited States of America0.18
327RaleighUnited States of America0.18
328PhoenixUnited States of America0.18
329KonyaTurkey0.18
330OdenseDenmark0.18
331Las PalmasSpain0.18
332AlicanteSpain0.18
333BielefeldGermany0.18
334BragaPortugal0.18
335BirminghamUnited States of America0.18
336ZwolleNetherlands0.18
337Le MansFrance0.18
338CalgaryCanada0.18
339Reggio EmiliaItaly0.18
340DijonFrance0.17
341Colorado SpringsUnited States of America0.17
342WuppertalGermany0.17
343JacksonvilleUnited States of America0.17
344AlbuquerqueUnited States of America0.17
345PaduaItaly0.17
346ParmaItaly0.17
347SantanderSpain0.17
348Den BoschNetherlands0.17
349HartfordUnited States of America0.17
350CanberraAustralia0.17
351FunchalPortugal0.17
352MinneapolisUnited States of America0.17
353KayseriTurkey0.17
354RavennaItaly0.17
355BrugesBelgium0.16
356ColumbusUnited States of America0.16
357CincinnatiUnited States of America0.16
358ReimsFrance0.16
359EdmontonCanada0.16
360New HavenUnited States of America0.16
361DetroitUnited States of America0.16
362Virginia BeachUnited States of America0.16
363El PasoUnited States of America0.16
364Kitchener-WaterlooCanada0.16
365ToursFrance0.16
366Grand RapidsUnited States of America0.16
367AlbanyUnited States of America0.16
368GijonSpain0.16
369PamplonaSpain0.16
370LouisvilleUnited States of America0.15
371KortrijkBelgium0.15
372BergenNorway0.15
373AllentownUnited States of America0.15
374VigoSpain0.15
375CoimbraPortugal0.15
376TampereFinland0.15
377WorcesterUnited States of America0.15
378TrondheimNorway0.15
379MalmoSweden0.15
380BuffaloUnited States of America0.15
381MemphisUnited States of America0.15
382ModenaItaly0.14
383St. LouisUnited States of America0.14
384IndianapolisUnited States of America0.14
385CordobaSpain0.14
386BresciaItaly0.14
387Vitoria-GasteizSpain0.14
388Omaha-Council BluffsUnited States of America0.14
389Oklahoma CityUnited States of America0.14
390CartagenaSpain0.14
391ZaragozaSpain0.14
392RochesterUnited States of America0.14
393San SebastianSpain0.14
394WollongongAustralia0.13
395CharleroiBelgium0.13
396ValladolidSpain0.13
397StavangerNorway0.13
398OviedoSpain0.13
399ColumbiaUnited States of America0.13
400MilwaukeeUnited States of America0.13
401BilbaoSpain0.13
402BloemfonteinSouth Africa0.13
403TulsaUnited States of America0.13
404ClevelandUnited States of America0.12
405KnoxvilleUnited States of America0.12
406Kansas CityUnited States of America0.12
407RichmondUnited States of America0.12
408Winston-SalemUnited States of America0.12
409Little RockUnited States of America0.11
410Abu DhabiUnited Arab Emirates0.1
411AlmereNetherlands0.1
412DaytonUnited States of America0.1
413SyracuseUnited States of America0.1
414AkronUnited States of America0.1
415CadizSpain0.1
416Greensboro-High PointUnited States of America0.09

Los Angeles (42 percent), New York (37 percent) and San Francisco (36 percent) came in at 31st, 52nd, and 59th respectively.

In Europe, the top five most congested cities are Moscow (59 percent), Istanbul (55 percent), Kyiv (53 percent), Bucharest (52 percent) and Saint Petersburg (49 percent).

Anna Papadopoulos

Anna Papadopoulos

Deputy Managing Editor
Anna Papadopoulos is a Deputy Managing Editor at CEOWORLD magazine, covering success, business, lifestyle, entrepreneurship, careers and more. Shea is responsible for driving thought leadership, using data analytics to showcase CEOWORLD magazine’s editorial imagination, and fostering knowledge sharing between magazine and readers. She can be reached on email anna-papadopoulos@ceoworld.biz. You can follow her on Twitter at @ceoworld.