Transport and infrastructure in Mongolia

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Mongolia with the European Union's average. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 49,249 km. Theoretically, this is 16.27 meter for each of the 3 millions inhabitants of the country. Mongolia hereby ranks 31st in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.60 meters of railway tracks per person Mongolia come 28th 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.

Airports in Mongolia

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  totalper 1 mio
per km2 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways 49,200 km16,267.77 km31.49 m 6,817,900 km11,347.03 km1,129.91 m
Railroads 1,800 km599.52 km1.16 m 279,700 km465.54 km46.36 m
Waterways 600 km191.58 km0.37 m 53,100 km88.44 km8.81 m
Commercial harbors 5718.830.000 8,32813.860.001
Airports 4414.530.028 3,7556.250.001