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Road traffic website (Beta)

Traffic counts provides street-level traffic data for every junction-to-junction link on the 'A' road and motorway network in Great Britain.


View local authority traffic profiles and download all street-level data for the area

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Discover and explore count points across Great Britain using our interactive map.

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Download traffic count data

Street-level traffic data, from 2000 to 2017, is available to download in the following categories:

  • AADF figures on major roads
  • AADF figures by direction on major roads
  • AADF figures on minor roads
  • Annual volume of traffic on major roads kilometres and miles.

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DfT traffic statistics publications

DfT publish summary traffic statistics on a quarterly and annual basis. The publications give Great Britain totals, broken down by vehicle type and road category.

The annual publication also contains breakdowns by country, region and local authority, plus tables on traffic distributions by time of day, by day, and by month.

For more information visit DfT Road Traffic Statistics


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