Spain - Road Traffic Data

Navigate the vibrant and diverse roadways of Spain with our comprehensive traffic dataset, which provides detailed insights into traffic flows, congestion levels, and vehicle types across urban centers and scenic routes. Ideal for local government officials, urban planners, and transportation companies, this dataset is essential for crafting effective traffic management strategies, enhancing public transportation systems, and supporting sustainable infrastructure projects throughout Spain.

Vital Traffic Insights across the Spain

Examine comprehensive data and research to reveal important understandings about traffic flow complexities, congested zones, and needed speed adjustments, assisting in effective transportation planning across Spain.


Total Number of records
Sign Up for Free

683,175 kilometers

Total Length of Spain Roads (Kms)
Sign Up for Free

Radial 4 - 115.41 km/h

Fastest Road by Median Speed
Sign Up for Free

Calle de la Esfinge - 5.73 km/h

Slowest Road by Median Speed
Sign Up for Free

Download a Sample

Preview the depth and breadth of our traffic data collection, showcasing how granular insights can revolutionize transportation planning and management in Spain.

Key Variables

Examine comprehensive data and research to reveal important understandings about traffic flow complexities, congested zones, and needed speed adjustments, assisting in effective transportation planning across Spain.

Sample Size
The number of data points or observations collected, critical for the reliability and accuracy of traffic analysis.
Average speed
The arithmetic mean of speed data, useful for understanding overall traffic flow on a road segment.
Street Name
The official name of a road, essential for location identification and route navigation.
The maximum legally permitted speed on a road segment, crucial for safety and traffic flow analysis.
Median speed
The middle value of speed measurements, offering a representative speed of traffic under typical conditions.
The length of a road segment or route, key in calculating travel times and route planning.
The order of road segments or data points, important for mapping routes and analyzing traffic flow sequences.
TravelTime Standard Deviation
Reflects the variability in travel time, highlighting potential delays and inconsistencies in journey durations.
A classification system for roads, determining their hierarchy and role in overall traffic mobility.
Standard Deviation speed
A measure of speed variability, indicating the consistency or fluctuation of traffic speeds.

Use Cases

How can this dataset benefit you?

Dynamic Traffic Management in Major Cities

Utilize Spain's road traffic data to implement dynamic traffic management systems in major cities such as Madrid, Barcelona, and Valencia. These systems can use real-time data to optimize traffic light timings, manage congestion proactively, and provide drivers with alternative route suggestions during peak traffic times, thereby reducing congestion and enhancing urban mobility.

Tourist Season Traffic Control in Coastal Areas

Leverage traffic data to manage and optimize traffic flows during peak tourist seasons in popular coastal regions like Costa del Sol and the Balearic Islands. Use insights from traffic patterns to implement seasonal traffic measures, such as temporary one-way streets, increased public transport options, and strategic parking management to accommodate the influx of tourists efficiently.

Infrastructure Planning and Development

Employ traffic volume and pattern analysis to inform infrastructure planning and development across Spain. Focus on identifying and addressing critical bottlenecks in the road network, planning new road constructions or expansions where necessary, and enhancing existing infrastructures such as bridges and tunnels to improve connectivity and reduce travel times.

Everything You need to know to know about the Road Traffic of Spain

Median Vehicle Speeds by Road Names

This analysis evaluates median vehicle speeds across various road types, highlighting efficiency and congestion levels from highways to local streets.

Street Name

Median Speed (km/h)

Calle de la Esfinge


Calle de la Mahonia


Plaza de Segovia Nueva


Calle de Concepción Arenal


Calle Escaño


Calle de Palos de la Frontera


Calle de la Sierra de Gor


Calle de San Leonardo


Calle de Colón


Calle de Quintiliano


Viaducto de Ambroz


Autovía de los Pantanos


Autovía M-23


Calle Zapateros


Autopista M-31


Radial 5


Radial 3


Autovía M-50


Autovía M-45


Radial 4


Speed Limit Distribution

Explores the range and prevalence of speed limits throughout Spain, identifying areas with strict regulations and potential zones for speed limit adjustments.

Functional Road Class (FRC) Distribution

Illustrates the variety of road types within the network, from major thoroughfares to local streets, and their distribution across the territory.

Average Speed by Functional Road Class (FRC)

Analyzes average speeds based on road functional classifications, providing insights into traffic flow and congestion differences between arterial roads and local streets.

Average Speed Distribution for Avenida de América

Examines speed patterns along this major road, highlighting areas of congestion or high efficiency and their impact on travel times.

Top 10 Streets by Average Speed

Lists the top 10 streets by average speed, offering an overview of traffic conditions in busy urban areas or on efficient routes.

Madrid Street Traffic Analysis

Presents a detailed examination of traffic flow on Madrid’s streets, including peak traffic times, average speeds, and congested areas, supported by visual data.

This data is provided by LocationMind but the data source is TomTom

Why xMap?

xMap empowers businesses with unparalleled location intelligence and comprehensive data analysis, guiding them towards market leadership and growth.

Close Faster


Times more likely to acquire customers
Sign Up for Free

Improve Sales


Of the total revenue because of data-driven innovations
Sign Up for Free

Retain More


Times more likely to retain customers
Sign Up for Free

Frequently Asked Questions

Find answers to commonly asked questions about our spatial analyst platform.

What types of data are included in the Road Traffic Insights?

This dataset encompasses real-time and historical data on traffic density, accidents, road conditions, and congestion trends.

How can this road traffic dataset benefit my business or project?

Leverage this dataset for site selection, analyze road traffic on your desired business location, enhanced route planning, strategic urban development projects, and to implement proactive traffic management strategies.

What support does xMap offer to clients using the Road Traffic dataset?

At xMap, we are committed to ensuring that our clients can leverage our datasets effectively. We provide comprehensive technical support, including help with data integration, troubleshooting, and optimization of data use. Additionally, we offer consulting services to help businesses understand and analyze traffic data to meet their specific strategic objectives.

Alex Sakal
Typically replies instantly
Alex Sakal
Hi there
How can i help you today?
Start Whatsapp Chat