Transport and infrastructure in Venezuela

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Venezuela with the average of all countries in America. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 96,189 km. Theoretically, this is 3.37 meter for each of the 28.52 millions inhabitants of the country. Venezuela hereby ranks 141st in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.02 meters of railway tracks per person Venezuela come 130th worldwide.

The given waterways are refered to inland traffic on rivers and canals. The number of harbours additionally includes the ones on the 2,800 km long coastline.

Airports in Venezuela

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South America

  totalper 1 mio
per km2 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways 96,200 km3,373.18 km105.46 m 3,097,400 km7,249.62 km173.93 m
Railroads 400 km15.68 km0.49 m 85,100 km199.23 km4.78 m
Waterways 7,100 km248.98 km7.78 m 119,400 km279.38 km6.70 m
Commercial harbors 28910.130.000 2,1945.140.000
Airports 44415.570.487 9,35921.910.001