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POLL: Which major SA city do you think has the worst traffic?

2019-07-30 11:22

Leigh-Ann Londt

 Cape Town

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Next time you're sitting in horrific, bumper-to-bumper traffic, consider that SA's most congested city ranks at 90th for global traffic congestion.

For decades, Johannesburg has been notorious for its horrible traffic however in recent years Cape Town  has grabbed the title for the most congested city in the country, according to TomTom's annual Traffic Index.

According to TomTom, motorists travelling in the mother city during peak hour traffic (morning and evening) need to add an additional 20mins per 30min trip.

READ: Worst traffic in SA? Here are Mzansi's most congested cities

Cape Town, Johannesburg, Durban... we ask readers which major South African city they believe has the worst traffic and our homepage poll garnered nearly 13 000 votes.

What do you think can be done to improve traffic in South Africa? Email us

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