Transport and infrastructure in Gabon

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Gabon with the European Union's average. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 9,170 km. Theoretically, this is 4.63 meter for each of the 2 millions inhabitants of the country. Gabon hereby ranks 110th in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.33 meters of railway tracks per person Gabon come 50th worldwide.

The given waterways are refered to inland traffic on rivers and canals. The number of harbours additionally includes the ones on the 885 km long coastline.

Airports in Gabon

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  totalper 1 mio
per km2 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways 9,200 km4,631.81 km34.26 m 6,817,900 km11,347.03 km1,129.91 m
Railroads 600 km327.81 km2.42 m 279,700 km465.54 km46.36 m
Waterways 1,600 km808.17 km5.98 m 53,100 km88.44 km8.81 m
Commercial harbors 21.010.000 8,32813.860.001
Airports 4422.220.164 3,7556.250.001