Transport and infrastructure in Guatemala

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Guatemala with the European Union's average. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 17,332 km. Theoretically, this is 1.05 meter for each of the 17 millions inhabitants of the country. Guatemala hereby ranks 200th in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.05 meters of railway tracks per person Guatemala come 111st worldwide.

Airports in Guatemala

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  totalper 1 mio
per km2 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways 17,300 km1,045.20 km159.17 m 6,817,900 km11,347.03 km1,129.91 m
Railroads 800 km48.24 km7.35 m 279,700 km465.54 km46.36 m
Waterways 1,000 km59.70 km9.09 m 53,100 km88.44 km8.81 m
Commercial harbors 00.000.000 8,32813.860.001
Airports 29117.552.672 3,7556.250.001