Transport and infrastructure in Tanzania

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Tanzania with the average of all countries in Africa. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 87,581 km. Theoretically, this is 1.51 meter for each of the 58.01 millions inhabitants of the country. Tanzania hereby ranks 187th in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.08 meters of railway tracks per person Tanzania come 89th worldwide.

Airports in Tanzania

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  totalper 1 mio
per km2 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways 87,600 km1,509.88 km92.45 m 3,002,100 km2,295.28 km99.00 m
Railroads 4,600 km78.73 km4.82 m 89,000 km68.06 km2.94 m
Waterways 0 km0.00 km0.00 m 50,100 km38.27 km1.65 m
Commercial harbors 3375.810.000 7,0955.420.000
Airports 1662.860.175 3,1512.410.000