Transport and infrastructure in Sudan

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Sudan with the average of all countries in Afrika. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 11,900 km. Theoretically, this is 0.29 meter for each of the 41 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 km293.59 km6.33 m 2,830,500 km2,251.81 km93.30 m
Railroads 7,300 km178.89 km3.86 m 89,000 km70.81 km2.93 m
Waterways 4,100 km100.36 km2.16 m 50,100 km39.83 km1.65 m
Commercial harbors 20.050.000 4,2283.360.000
Airports 741.830.039 3,4032.710.000