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 35.10 meter for each of the 3.2 millions inhabitants of the country. Mongolia hereby ranks 12th in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.56 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.

Airports in Mongolia

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  totalper 1 mio
per km2 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways 113,200 km35,098.96 km72.37 m 14,699,500 km3,219.33 km459.66 m
Railroads 1,800 km562.76 km1.16 m 345,900 km75.76 km10.82 m
Waterways 580 km179.84 km0.37 m 260,300 km57.01 km8.14 m
Commercial harbors 27184.030.000 43,8729.610.001
Airports 4413.640.028 4,3490.950.000