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Table 3 Average speed in rural areas (kilometres per hour)

From: Coverage versus response time objectives in ambulance location

Road category Lights and sirens Standard speed
Speed Morning rush hours Evening rush hours Speed Morning rush hours Evening rush hours
Motorway 110 100 102 100 100 100
Expressway 110 98 98 100 90 90
Important national road 101 88 89 86 67 65
National road 91 78 80 67 58 57
Local road 68 59 60 58 53 55
Minor road 5 5 5 5 5 5