October - December 2015

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

Category Oct-Dec 2015 Oct-Dec 2014 change
Workdays 52,735 45,890 14.92%
Weekends/Public Hols 36,954 32,772 12.76%
All Days 47,932 41,897 14.40%


"Firstly we would like to extend our thanks to all of our customers for using the M6toll and we hope you continue to enjoy your experience of travelling with us. We are delighted to report that strong growth in traffic continued into the final quarter of 2015 with overall traffic across all vehicle categories and all days up by 14.4% on the same period last year and average daily traffic in the period of over 47,900 vehicles (slightly less than in quarter 3 as per our normal seasonal variation). Overall growth has been a little stronger on weekdays than weekends at 14.92% vs. 12.76% and we have seen continuing strong growth in HGV traffic in quarter 4 of over 24% on the same period last year. 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.”