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 Süd Amerika. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 7,970 km. Theoretically, this is 10.25 meter for each of the 1 millions inhabitants of the country. Guyana hereby ranks 50th 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 8,000 km10,246.07 km37.07 m 2,578,500 km6,077.14 km144.80 m
Railroads 0 km0.00 km0.00 m 84,700 km199.54 km4.75 m
Waterways 300 km424.24 km1.54 m 119,400 km281.32 km6.70 m
Commercial harbors 1012.860.000 3940.930.000
Airports 117150.410.544 9,58122.580.001