Transport and infrastructure in Guyana

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Guyana with the average of all countries in America. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 3,995 km. Theoretically, this is 5.10 meter for each of the 0.78 millions inhabitants of the country. Guyana hereby ranks 111st in a worldwide comparison.

The given waterways are refered to inland traffic on rivers and canals. The number of harbours additionally includes the ones on the 459 km long coastline.

Airports in Guyana

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South America

  totalper 1 mio
per km2 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways 4,000 km5,103.70 km18.58 m 3,097,400 km7,249.62 km173.93 m
Railroads 0 km0.00 km0.00 m 85,100 km199.23 km4.78 m
Waterways 330 km421.58 km1.54 m 119,400 km279.38 km6.70 m
Commercial harbors 5671.540.000 2,1945.140.000
Airports 117149.470.544 9,35921.910.001