Reliability of journeys on Highways Agency roads, England: January to March 2015
- Department for Transport
- Part of:
- Road congestion and travel times, Road network and traffic, and Highway Agency motorways and 'A' roads: ‘on time’ journeys (CGN01)
- 21 May 2015
Reliability of journeys on motorways and ‘A’ roads statistics between January to March 2015.
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Proportion of journeys that are ‘on time’ on Highways Agency motorways and ‘A’ roads in England
In the year ending March 2015:
- 78.7% of journeys on the Highways Agency’s network were ‘on time’, a 0.1 percentage point increase on the year ending December 2014.
Recent trends are:
- reliability fell for 12 consecutive months from a March 2012 peak of 81.5%. Reliability has been broadly stable since March 2013.
- the recent stabilisation of reliability levels is believed to mostly relate to a combination of improved weather conditions, particularly less rain, and increases in traffic on motorways and rural ‘A’ roads, relative to the previous year.
Road congestion and travel times
SRN travel time measures 020 7944 2028
Local congestion and speeds 020 7944 6579
Published: 21 May 2015