Do cirrus clouds in the upper troposphere move faster than cumulus and stratus clouds in the lower atmosphere?
What about clouds associated with extratropical systems, compared with clouds in the tropics?
Cloud particles are suspended in air, and their movement is governed by:
So the type of cloud is indirectly relevant: different cloud types are associated with different particle sizes, are to a larger or smaller degree the consequence of convection, and are more or less likely to contain precipitation-sized particles.
Upper atmospheric pressure is lower than surface pressure which entails higher elevation clouds will indeed move faster than lower elevation clouds which will move at slower speeds.