A reliable and effective strategic road network
The figure below shows the average travel speed during 2014-2018 for six strategic routes using a three year rolling average. Several changes have been made to the way travel time traffic speed is monitored:
Average peak time travel speeds on strategic routes
The RLTP target is to reduce severe congestion on strategic roads and the 2025 outcome is an increase in average speed of 10%.
The average monthly travel speed for vehicles on each route is shown in the table below. The overall average speed for AM inbound and PM outbound traffic is 35 and 40 kph respectively for 2016-2018.