Transport and infrastructure in Mexico

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Mexico with the average of all countries in America. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 398,148 km. Theoretically, this is 3.16 meter for each of the 126 millions inhabitants of the country. Mexico hereby ranks 141st in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.17 meters of railway tracks per person Mexico come 71st worldwide.

The given waterways are refered to inland traffic on rivers and canals. The number of harbours additionally includes the ones on the 9,330 km long coastline.

Airports in Mexico


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Mexico

 

Central America

  totalper 1 mio
inhabitants
per km2 total per 1 mio
inhabitants
per km2
Roadways 398,100 km3,155.13 km202.68 m 644,200 km2,943.34 km236.77 m
Railroads 20,800 km165.03 km10.60 m 31,600 km144.40 km11.62 m
Waterways 2,900 km22.98 km1.48 m 9,200 km41.90 km3.37 m
Commercial harbors 6375.050.000 15,67771.630.006
Airports 1,71413.580.873 3,00013.710.001