The Horror of the UK Commute

We all have a story to tell about the horrors of the daily commute. Whether it’s sweaty underground carriages in summer or drafty buses in winter, commuting is never a joy. Even those with a car have the risk of standstill traffic, stuck on the motorway for hours on end.

Our research shows that commuting has gotten worse for everyone (with the exception of two regions). No matter where you travel, or what mode of transport you use to get there, things have become quite grim over the past five years. Check out our infographic to find out if you’re in one of the most affected areas, and if you should be thinking about a new mode of transport…

UK Commute- #avoidthehorror - Powwownow

 

Sources and recommended reading:

TUC [http://www.tuc.org.uk/economic-issues/labour-market-and-economic-reports/industrial-issues/transport-policy/commute-times]

Rush hour misery [http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2908061/Rush-hour-misery-London-s-commuters-strike-hits-two-thirds-buses.html]