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Bengaluru has the worst traffic in the world: Report


Bengaluru has the worst traffic in the world: Report


Bengaluru is the world's most traffic-congested city.

According to a report by TomTom, the Netherlands-based global provider of navigation, traffic, and map products, Bengaluru takes the top spot this year with drivers in the southern Indian city expecting to spend an average of 71% extra travel time stuck in traffic.

The live tracking system indicated there are currently 291 traffic jams in the city, running up to 145.7 km.

Mumbai, Pune, and New Delhi were the other Indian cities that also featured in the top 10, taking fourth, fifth, and eighth places, respectively.

In 2019, a commuter spent an additional 243 hours in traffic while driving during peak hours.

Manila in the Philippines came a close second, with a similar average time spent by commuters in traffic.

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