Transport and infrastructure in Sao Tome and Principe

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Sao Tome and Principe with the average of all countries in Africa. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 1,300 km. Theoretically, this is 5.93 meter for each of the 0.22 millions inhabitants of the country. Sao Tome and Principe hereby ranks 94th in a worldwide comparison.

Airports in Sao Tome and Principe

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Sao Tome and Principe

 totalper 1 mio
per km2
Roadways1,300 km5,931.71 km1,354.17 m
Railroads0 km0.00 km0.00 m
Waterways0 km0.00 km0.00 m
Commercial harbors1777.570.018


 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways3,002,100 km2,239.71 km99.00 m
Railroads89,000 km66.41 km2.94 m
Waterways50,100 km37.35 km1.65 m
Commercial harbors7,4825.580.000
Sao Tome and Principe: AirportsThe 1 airports in Sao Tome and PrincipeSão Tomé International Airport - the only public airport in Sao Tome and Principe with further information on airlines and destinations
Sao Tome and Principe: ClimateClimate and temperature development in Sao Tome and PrincipeA climate analysis for Sao Tome and Principe incl. temperatures, humidity, rain days per month, hours of sunshine
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