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The fastest way around traffic

TomTom Traffic is a revolutionary traffic technology that provides the most up-to-date traffic information available for your route, direct on your TomTom GO LIVE device.

  • Updates every 2 minutes

  • Australia-wide coverage (metro and regional)

  • Shows live traffic incidents and the real-time flow of traffic, to help you avoid bottlenecks.

  • Know when you’re due to arrive

You receive detailed incident reports about the length and reason of the delays, the most accurate delay information, travel and arrival times, and alternative route proposals.

Receive the latest traffic information LIVE on your TomTom GO LIVE device!

  • Get accurate traffic info updated every two minutes. With the traffic situation often changing quickly, you’ll need to know the latest – we update TomTom Traffic information every two minutes, directly to your device. As soon as we know about it, so do you.

  • Australia-wide coverage. The most complete coverage of Australia, including metro and regional centres.

  • Highly accurate traffic information. Receive detailed live incident reports about the duration, length and cause of delays on your route mean you have all the information you need to make a decision – whether or not to take the alternative route that is automatically offered to you if it’s available.

And with TomTom Traffic information featuring in the TomTom Route Planner, you can even check the traffic situation on your route before you leave.

You can even check the traffic situation at home or in the office before you set off, so you know for sure you will always drive the smartest route. TomTom Traffic puts you back in control of your drive!

TomTom Traffic also means:

1. Stress free driving
TomTom Traffic is a live traffic information service based on superior information sources. This means that you are always well informed about your exact travel and arrival times so you can be sure that you drive the smartest route. Now you can plan your day confidently!

2. Easy and safe driving
TomTom Traffic is completely integrated into your TomTom navigation device. Now, your TomTom device will always calculate the smartest route, leaving you to concentrate on the road. No more listening to the traffic reports on the radio and calculating alternative routes on your map.

Watch TomTom Traffic in action

With TomTom Traffic information on your screen you immediately know where the traffic is. See for yourself what TomTom Traffic looks like by looking at the current traffic situation.

Get the most up-to-date traffic information available for your route, live on your TomTom GO LIVE device with TomTom High Definition Traffic.

How TomTom Traffic works

TomTom Traffic uses a revolutionary combination of traffic information. Anonymous data from connected devices provides TomTom with information on where, in which direction and at what speed all these users are travelling throughout the road network. This real-time data is combined with other existing quality traffic information sources, resulting in the most complete and reliable traffic information.

How does TomTom Traffic benefit me

TomTom uses its TomTom Traffic information to offer you the quickest way to your destination. This dynamic route guidance takes into account constant updates, to allow for any traffic jams that may occur while you are driving.

Motorways, major and secondary roads

Australia-wide coverage

The most complete coverage of Australia, including metro and regional centres.

Your TomTom Traffic service works throughout Australia and New Zealand*.

* Your TomTom Traffic service will work in NZ, when you have the NZ map installed on your device.

TomTom Traffic products

TomTom Traffic is part of TomTom LIVE Services, which also includes Mobile Speed Cameras, TomTom Places, Weather. It brings you the best real-time TomTom services straight to your device, allowing you to get the best route, taking into account any traffic incidents on the way.

The TomTom LIVE Services is available on all TomTom LIVE devices, within the GO LIVE ranges. Check out the product section for specific products.

GO LIVE 2050 / 2050 World, GO LIVE 820 / 825

Why is TomTom HD Traffic the best information available?

TomTom HD Traffic is the richest traffic information on three levels. First of all it offers the highest jam accuracy, then the highest refreshment frequency, as well as the highest miles coverage on your road network.

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Is it possible to buy TomTom HD Traffic separately?

You can only buy TomTom HD Traffic as part of TomTom LIVE Services. It brings you the best real-time TomTom services straight to your device, all available in one smart bundle. Read more about LIVE Services

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I have a LIVE device; is it possible to buy TomTom HD Traffic separately, outside the LIVE Services bundle?

Users of a LIVE device can only buy TomTom HD Traffic as part of the TomTom LIVE Services bundle. It brings you the best real-time TomTom services straight to your device, all available in one smart bundle.

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Can I Receive TomTom HD Traffic outside my home country?

At this moment, you can receive TomTom HD Traffic only in New Zealand.

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Is roaming in the other 19 countries backward compatible on devices sold before GO LIVE 820, GO LIVE 825, GO LIVE 2050?

No.

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The TomTom devices with TomTom HD Traffic all use a built-in receiver including a SIM-card. Does this mean that I can be traced?

No, not at all. TomTom takes privacy of personal information very seriously, and the information retreived is entirely anonymous. TomTom only uses information about the speed and direction travelled of TomTom device users. We don't know anything about the devices themselves, nor who owns them.

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