April - June 2015

Midland Expressway Ltd (MEL) today reported the average daily traffic figures for the quarter April - June 2015.

Category Apr-Jun 2015 Apr-Jun 2014 change
Workdays 53,723 48,252 11.34%
Weekends/Public Hols 36,860 32,265 14.24%
All Days 48,164 42,982 12.06%

"Firstly we would like to extend our thanks to all of our customers for continuing to use the M6toll and to welcome the new customers who have started to use our Motorway and Norton Canes Service Area in the last 3 months, we hope you all continue to enjoy your experience of traveling with us.  

We are delighted to report that strong growth in traffic has continued into the second quarter of this year with overall traffic across all vehicle categories and all days up by over 12% on the same period last year.  Interestingly, our figures for this quarter for weekend travel are up by more than 14.2% compared to weekday travel up at 11.3%, perhaps indicating that a larger number of our customers are now placing more significance on the value of their personal time and journey-time reliability when traveling for leisure.

We remain focused on continuing to provide the highest possible levels of quality, service, and journey-time predictability to all our customers and look forward to continuing to support your travel with us.”