Statistical data set

Ad-hoc National Travel Survey analysis

Custom data tables produced for members of the public and for researchers covered by the National Travel Survey and the British Social Attitudes Survey.

Distance travelled

NTSA19005: Average distance travelled by mode and region, London: 2002 to 2017, rolling 5 year averages (ODS, 11KB)

NTSA19030: Average number of trips by trip length and main mode, South East England: 2015 to 2017 (ODS, 11.9KB)

NTSA19032: Average distance and trip rate, travelled by main mode for selected trip purposes, England: 2002 to 2017 (ODS, 30.3KB)

NTSA19033: Average distance driven by age, gender and the area type of residence, England: 2013 to 2017 (ODS, 13.5KB)

Driving licence holding and vehicle availability and mileage

NTSA19003: Age of household vehicle by household income quintile, England: 2016 (ODS, 7.98KB)

NTSA19010: Annual mileage of cars of people living in London by ownership and trip purpose: 2002 to 2017 (ODS, 8.81KB)

NTSA19013: Full car driving licence holders by age, Surrey: 2002 to 2008 to 2012 to 2017 (ODS, 8.13KB)

NTSA19015: Household and personal car availability by age, England: 2016 to 2017 (ODS, 9.38KB)

NTSA19019: : Estimated numbers of full car driving licence holders by age and gender, England: 2002 to 2017 (ODS, 13.9KB)

NTSA19021: Full car driving licence holders by selected age groups and gender, England: 2002 to 2017 (ODS, 12.9KB)

Why people travel (trip purpose)

NTSA19001: Food and non-food shopping trips, distance and average trip length, England: 2017 (ODS, 8.25KB)

NTSA19002: Proportion of motorcycle mileage by purpose, with comparison to all modes, England: 2002 to 2016 (ODS, 9.79KB)

NTSA19006: Average trip length and distance by purpose and region of usual workplace, England: 2016 to 2017 (ODS, 14.1KB)

NTSA19008: Trip start time versus trip purpose, Monday to Friday, car and van drivers only, England: 2013 to 2017 (ODS, 16.9KB)

NTSA19011: Change of journey purpose during rush hour, England (excluding London): 2011 to 2015 (ODS, 14.4KB)

NTSA19014: Average trip length and distance by main mode, for eat or drink purposes only, England: 2002 to 2017 (ODS, 13.7KB)

NTSA19029: Purpose of trips to and from by gender, car driver only, England: 2017 (ODS, 9.49KB)

When people travel and time spent travelling

NTSA19009: Average hours spent travelling per person per year by age, gender and main mode, England: 2002 to 2017 (ODS, 172KB)

NTSA19012: Average hours spent travelling per person per year by main mode, region and Rural-Urban Classification, England: 2002 to 2003 to 2016 to 2017 (ODS, 114KB)

NTSA19017: Trips per person per year by week day, main mode and purpose, England: 2016 to 2017 (ODS, 7.96KB)

Walking and cycling

NTSA19016: Number and proportion of respondents reporting cycling, London: 2002 to 2017 (ODS, 6.69KB)

NTSA19025: Average distance travelled by bicycle and region, England: 2002 to 2017 (in rolling 5 year averages) (ODS, 7.29KB)

NTSA19026: Average number of stages on days where people walked or cycled, England: 2002 to 2015 (ODS, 13.1KB)


NTSA19023: Frequency of use of surface rail, by number of cars or vans with access to, England: 2013 to 2017 (ODS, 10.4KB)

NTSA19031: People reporting mobility difficulties who travel by rail, selected breakdowns, age 17 years +, England: 2008 to 2017 (ODS, 11.7KB)


NTSA19004: Frequency of bus usage by people over 65, England: 2017 (ODS, 5.89KB)

NTSA19007: Average number of bus trips by gender, age and household car availability, England: 2016 to 2017 (ODS, 10KB)

NTSA19018: Frequency of use of local bus by age, England: 2017 (ODS, 7.89KB)


NTSA19022: Number of flights abroad in the last 12 months, England: 2006 to 2017 (ODS, 8.69KB)

NTSA19024: Number of trips by plane during the previous 12 months: United Kingdom (British Social Attitudes Survey) (ODS, 7.71KB)

NTSA19027: Proportion of domestic flights by purpose, England: 2002 to 2016 (ODS, 5.65KB)


NTSA19028: Where vehicle parked overnight by Rural-Urban Classification, England: 2016 (ODS, 6.62KB)

NTSA19020: Trips to school by main mode, trip length and age, England: 2016 and 2017 (ODS, 9.18KB)

NTSA19034: Breakdown of people reporting they drive on given road types to get to work, 16 years+, England: (2008, 2009, 2011, 2013, 2015, 2017) (ODS, 7.46KB)

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National Travel Survey statistics

Published 31 January 2019