Average Annual Vehicle Miles Traveled by Major Vehicle Category

Class 8 Truck Transit Bus Paratransit Shuttle Refuse Truck Delivery Truck School Bus Light Truck/Van Car Motorcycle
VMT 62751 43647 29429 25000 12435 12000 11543 11467 2312
This chart shows average annual vehicle miles traveled (per vehicle) by major vehicle categories in the United States. Class 8 trucks, or semi-trailer trucks, typically travel much further than any other vehicle type. Transit buses, paratransit shuttles, and refuse trucks also log high numbers of miles on average. Motorcycle miles continue to drop. See also Average Annual Fuel Use by Vehicle Type and Average Fuel Economy by Major Vehicle Category.

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