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Average vehicle speed on motorways in the United Kingdom (UK), 2014

This graph shows the average speed of different vehicles on motorways in Great Britain in 2014. Most vehicles have a speed limit of 70 mph on the motorway. Cars towing and most heavy goods vehicles have a limit of 60 mph. All vehicles had an average speed within their respective speed limits with buses, coaches, and articulated HGVs tending to be the slowest.

Average speed on motorways in Great Britain in 2014, by vehicle type

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Release date

May 2015

Region

United Kingdom (Great Britain)

Survey time period

2014

Supplementary notes

The standard motorway speed limit is 70 mph with exceptions stated below:
* Speed limit 60 mph
** Speed limit 50
Some rigid HGVs' speed limits are based on load weight and therefore not necessarily 50 mph.

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