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 America. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 74,676 km. Theoretically, this is 10.60 meter for each of the 7 millions inhabitants of the country. Paraguay hereby ranks 48th in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.00 meters of railway tracks per person Paraguay come 133rd 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 74,700 km10,600.41 km183.59 m 3,097,400 km7,249.62 km173.93 m
Railroads 0 km4.26 km0.07 m 85,100 km199.23 km4.78 m
Waterways 3,100 km440.05 km7.62 m 119,400 km279.38 km6.70 m
Commercial harbors 10615.050.000 2,1945.140.000
Airports 799113.421.964 9,35921.910.001