Transport and infrastructure in Sudan

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Sudan with the European Union's average. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 11,900 km. Theoretically, this is 0.30 meter for each of the 40 millions inhabitants of the country. Sudan hereby ranks 221st in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.18 meters of railway tracks per person Sudan come 68th worldwide.

The given waterways are refered to inland traffic on rivers and canals. The number of harbours additionally includes the ones on the 853 km long coastline.

Airports in Sudan

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  totalper 1 mio
per km2 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways 11,900 km300.67 km6.33 m 6,817,900 km11,349.61 km1,129.91 m
Railroads 7,300 km183.20 km3.86 m 283,700 km472.30 km47.02 m
Waterways 4,100 km102.78 km2.16 m 53,100 km88.46 km8.81 m
Commercial harbors 20.050.000 8,34513.890.001
Airports 741.870.039 3,7556.250.001