The Saudi Transportation Ministry said it registered more than 18 million vehicle “activities” at the Kingdom’s main city entrances in August.

  • Jeddah city entrances registered as the highest road traffic density by 5.2 million vehicles (167,000 daily) with an average speed of 103 kph.
  • Makkah city entrances registered 5 million vehicles (161,000 daily) with an average speed of 118 kph – the fastest recorded.
  • Riyadh city entrances registered 2.7 million vehicles (88,000 daily) with an average speed of 104 kph.
  • Dammam city entrances registered 1.5 million vehicles (48,000 daily) with an average speed of 101 kph.
  • Al-Madinah city entrances registered 1.3 million vehicles (42,000 daily) with an average speed of 80 kph.
  • Al-Qassim city entrances registered 1.3 million vehicle (41,000 daily) with an average speed of 80 kph.
  • Al-Baha city traffic monitoring units registered 1.1 million vehicles (35,000 daily) with an average speed of 75 kph.
  • The Northern Borders traffic monitoring units registered 444,000 vehicles (14,000 daily) with an average speed of 90 kph.