Transport and infrastructure in Paraguay

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Paraguay with the average of all countries in Süd Amerika. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 32,059 km. Theoretically, this is 4.71 meter for each of the 7 millions inhabitants of the country. Paraguay hereby ranks 108th in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.00 meters of railway tracks per person Paraguay come 134th 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 Paraguay.

Airports in Paraguay

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South America

  totalper 1 mio
per km2 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways 32,100 km4,706.74 km78.82 m 2,578,500 km6,077.14 km144.80 m
Railroads 0 km4.40 km0.07 m 84,700 km199.54 km4.75 m
Waterways 3,100 km455.13 km7.62 m 119,400 km281.32 km6.70 m
Commercial harbors 192.790.000 3940.930.000
Airports 799117.311.964 9,58122.580.001