Transport and infrastructure in Malawi

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Malawi with the European Union's average. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 15,450 km. Theoretically, this is 0.85 meter for each of the 18 millions inhabitants of the country. Malawi hereby ranks 206th in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.04 meters of railway tracks per person Malawi come 115th worldwide.

Airports in Malawi

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  totalper 1 mio
per km2 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways 15,500 km853.99 km130.40 m 6,817,900 km11,347.03 km1,129.91 m
Railroads 800 km42.40 km6.47 m 279,700 km465.54 km46.36 m
Waterways 700 km38.69 km5.91 m 53,100 km88.44 km8.81 m
Commercial harbors 00.000.000 8,32813.860.001
Airports 321.770.270 3,7556.250.001