Transport and infrastructure in Nepal

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Nepal with the average of all countries in Asia. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 27,990 km. Theoretically, this is 0.96 meter for each of the 29.14 millions inhabitants of the country. Nepal hereby ranks 209th in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.00 meters of railway tracks per person Nepal come 134th worldwide.

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 totalper 1 mio
per km2
Roadways28,000 km960.64 km190.18 m
Railroads100 km2.02 km0.40 m
Waterways0 km0.00 km0.00 m
Commercial harbors00.000.000


 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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