Whilst it would be great if everyone could travel by sustainable modes of travel we all accept that for many people and many journeys the only realistic option is to travel by car.

Travel planning is not an anti car campaign but rather a pro choice agenda – we want to minimise unnecessary car trips to free up space for those trips where there isn’t an alternative.

Below you will find links to live updates on  local traffic issues and  journey planners to ensure you choose the more direct and cost effective route for your journey.

There are lots of ways to travel by car in a more sustainable way…and save money at the same time!!!

  • Car Share:

    Drive into work alone? Think about it… if you shared the ride with just one other person you could half the costs of your petrol, parking and tunnel tolls.

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  • Eco Driving:

    Sometimes there’s just no alternative to the car….but there are ways to reduce the amount of money you spend driving …and you’ll be reducing your environmental impact too!!

    Find Out More

Useful links:

  • Google Route Planner

    Plan your journey by car using Googles easy to use route planner:

    Click here
  • AA Travel News

    Check out the latest traffic news from your region:

    Click here
  • National Traffic News

    Traffic news from major routes provided by the Highways Agency:

    Click here
  • Petrol Prices

    Find out current petrol prices from across the region, and find the cheapest:

    Click here