Transport and infrastructure in Kenya

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Kenya with the average of all countries in Africa. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 177,800 km. Theoretically, this is 3.46 meter for each of the 51 millions inhabitants of the country. Kenya hereby ranks 131st in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.07 meters of railway tracks per person Kenya come 91st worldwide.

Airports in Kenya

Back to overview: Kenya





  totalper 1 mio
per km2 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways 177,800 km3,459.61 km306.36 m 2,905,400 km2,272.63 km95.81 m
Railroads 3,800 km74.31 km6.58 m 89,000 km69.63 km2.94 m
Waterways 0 km0.00 km0.00 m 50,100 km39.16 km1.65 m
Commercial harbors 240.470.000 7,0955.550.000
Airports 1973.830.339 3,2332.530.000