Transport and infrastructure in Algeria

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Algeria with the average of all countries in Africa. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 104,000 km. Theoretically, this is 2.42 meter for each of the 43.05 millions inhabitants of the country. Algeria hereby ranks 166th in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.09 meters of railway tracks per person Algeria come 84th worldwide.

Airports in Algeria

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  totalper 1 mio
per km2 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways 104,000 km2,415.62 km43.67 m 3,002,100 km2,295.28 km99.00 m
Railroads 4,000 km92.28 km1.67 m 89,000 km68.06 km2.94 m
Waterways 0 km0.00 km0.00 m 50,100 km38.27 km1.65 m
Commercial harbors 1142.650.000 7,0955.420.000
Airports 1493.460.063 3,1512.410.000