Transport and infrastructure in Mongolia

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Mongolia with the average of all countries in Asia. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 113,200 km. Theoretically, this is 34.53 meter for each of the 3.3 millions inhabitants of the country. Mongolia hereby ranks 13th in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.55 meters of railway tracks per person Mongolia come 33rd 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 Mongolia.

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 totalper 1 mio
per km2
Roadways113,200 km34,530.18 km72.37 m
Railroads1,800 km553.64 km1.16 m
Waterways580 km176.92 km0.37 m
Commercial harbors29489.680.000


 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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