Transport and infrastructure in the United Arab Emirates

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of the United Arab Emirates with the average of all countries in Asia. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 4,080 km. Theoretically, this is 0.41 meter for each of the 9.9 millions inhabitants of the country. the United Arab Emirates hereby ranks 226th in a worldwide comparison.

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United Arab Emirates

 totalper 1 mio
per km2
Roadways4,100 km412.52 km48.80 m
Railroads0 km0.00 km0.00 m
Waterways0 km0.00 km0.00 m
Commercial harbors64064.710.008


 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways14,699,500 km3,192.38 km459.66 m
Railroads345,900 km75.12 km10.82 m
Waterways260,300 km56.53 km8.14 m
Commercial harbors45,0669.790.001
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