Top 10 most congested cities in the world
1. Mexico City, Mexico
2. Bangkok, Thailand
3. Jakarta, Indonesia
4. Chongqing, China
5. Bucharest, Romania
6. Istanbul, Turkey
7. Chengdu, China
8. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
9. Tainan, Taiwan
10. Beijing, China
While TomTom’s data shows that China is one of the worst countries overall for traffic congestion, most of the cities with the least traffic congestion are in the United States. The research puts Dayton Ohio, Knoxville, Indianapolis, Kansas City, Cleveland, Tulsa and St. Louis among the cities with the lowest congestion levels.
If you’re preparing to drive overseas, make sure you understand the basic rules of the road and always keep emergency supplies with you for long road trips. Take a look at our guide on essential items to keep in your car for inspiration.
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