Transport and infrastructure in Guinea

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Guinea with the average of all countries in Africa. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 44,301 km. Theoretically, this is 3.47 meter for each of the 12.77 millions inhabitants of the country. Guinea hereby ranks 137th in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.09 meters of railway tracks per person Guinea come 88th worldwide.

The given waterways are refered to inland traffic on rivers and canals. The number of harbours additionally includes the ones on the 320 km long coastline.

Airports in Guinea

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  totalper 1 mio
per km2 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways 44,300 km3,468.81 km180.19 m 3,002,100 km2,295.28 km99.00 m
Railroads 1,100 km85.03 km4.42 m 89,000 km68.06 km2.94 m
Waterways 1,300 km101.79 km5.29 m 50,100 km38.27 km1.65 m
Commercial harbors 20.160.000 7,0955.420.000
Airports 161.250.065 3,1512.410.000