The city of Valencia currently has a total of 787,266 inhabitants and it is the third city of Spain, which the metropolitan area is about one million and a half. Valencia extension is 13,465 Ha. Regarding mobility, Valencia has 1,895,000 daily trips, 76.4% of inner trip are sustainable and 72% of metropolitan trip (external) are in private vehicle.
Valencia is working towards sustainable mobility developing strategy and several measures in SUMP, like: promote sustainable mobility, participation, safety, accessibility, decarbonise transport, speed limit reduction, public space and pedestrianisation. The city is improving cycling infrastructure expansion, public transport and promoting awareness campaigns to promote sustainable mobility.
SUITS will enable Valencia to develop innovative capacities for the implementation of the projects proposed through the elaborated SUMP, and it will provide the opportunity of increasing knowledge and capacities in mobility area.