Transport and infrastructure in Ethiopia

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Ethiopia with the average of all countries in Africa. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 120,171 km. Theoretically, this is 1.07 meter for each of the 112.08 millions inhabitants of the country. Ethiopia hereby ranks 199th in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.01 meters of railway tracks per person Ethiopia come 132nd worldwide.

Airports in Ethiopia

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  totalper 1 mio
per km2 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways 120,200 km1,072.20 km108.82 m 3,002,100 km2,295.28 km99.00 m
Railroads 700 km5.88 km0.60 m 89,000 km68.06 km2.94 m
Waterways 0 km0.00 km0.00 m 50,100 km38.27 km1.65 m
Commercial harbors 110.100.000 7,0955.420.000
Airports 570.510.052 3,1512.410.000