Driving a car can feel incredibly liberating. There’s nothing quite like hopping into a vehicle and hitting the open road or even going for a relaxing cruise around town.
If you’ve ever experienced heavy traffic, however, then you also know how frustrating driving in it can be. Every day, thousands of commuters sit for hours in bumper-to-bumper traffic to and from work. In some countries, it can be even longer.
Here are 12 startling pictures of commuter traffic from countries all around the world. After seeing some of them, you might not ever complain about your own commute again!