Transport and infrastructure in Indonesia

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Indonesia with the average of all countries in Asia. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 496,607 km. Theoretically, this is 1.84 meter for each of the 270.63 millions inhabitants of the country. Indonesia hereby ranks 179th in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.03 meters of railway tracks per person Indonesia come 123rd worldwide.

The given waterways are refered to inland traffic on rivers and canals. The number of harbours additionally includes the ones on the 54,716 km long coastline.

Airports in Indonesia

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  totalper 1 mio
per km2 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways 496,600 km1,835.03 km259.52 m 14,699,500 km3,219.33 km459.66 m
Railroads 8,200 km30.15 km4.26 m 345,900 km75.76 km10.82 m
Waterways 21,579 km79.74 km11.28 m 260,300 km57.01 km8.14 m
Commercial harbors 9,87936.500.005 43,8729.610.001
Airports 6732.490.352 4,3490.950.000