Transport and infrastructure in Suriname

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Suriname with the average of all countries in Süd Amerika. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 4,304 km. Theoretically, this is 7.64 meter for each of the 1 millions inhabitants of the country. Suriname hereby ranks 71st 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 386 km long coastline.

Airports in Suriname


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Suriname

 

South America

  totalper 1 mio
inhabitants
per km2 total per 1 mio
inhabitants
per km2
Roadways 4,300 km7,639.31 km26.27 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 1,200 km2,129.92 km7.33 m 119,400 km281.32 km6.70 m
Commercial harbors 1017.750.000 3940.930.000
Airports 5597.620.336 9,58122.580.001