Purpose of travel
Data about why people travel, produced by Department for Transport.
Trips, stages, distance and time spent travelling
Travel purpose by start time and day of the week
Travel purpose by age and gender
Travel purpose by region
National Travel Survey statistics
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Last updated 31 August 2022 + show all updates
Data tables updated for the NTS 2021 annual report.
Data tables updated for the NTS 2020 report.
Data tables updated for the NTS 2019 report.
Updated for 31 July 2019 publication.
Tables updated for the year 2017.
Table 0403 to 0406, 0409 and 0410 updated to 2016 data.
Tables updated to the latest data for the year 2015.
Tables updated to the latest data for the year 2014.
Tables NTS0401 to 0410 updated to include data for the year 2013.
NTS04 - Why people travel (trip purpose) 2012 data added. This replaces previous editions of these tables.