Transport and infrastructure in Bolivia

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Bolivia with the European Union's average. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 80,488 km. Theoretically, this is 7.39 meter for each of the 11 millions inhabitants of the country. Bolivia hereby ranks 74th in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.32 meters of railway tracks per person Bolivia come 51st worldwide.

The given length of waterways and number of harbours are only refered to inland traffic on rivers and canals. There is no direct access to the open sea in Bolivia.

Airports in Bolivia

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  totalper 1 mio
per km2 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways 80,500 km7,392.44 km73.27 m 6,817,900 km11,347.03 km1,129.91 m
Railroads 3,500 km321.83 km3.19 m 279,700 km465.54 km46.36 m
Waterways 10,000 km918.45 km9.10 m 53,100 km88.44 km8.81 m
Commercial harbors 181.650.000 8,32813.860.001
Airports 85578.530.778 3,7556.250.001