Transport and infrastructure in Saudi Arabia

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Saudi Arabia with the average of all countries in Asia. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 221,372 km. Theoretically, this is 6.36 meter for each of the 34.81 millions inhabitants of the country. Saudi Arabia hereby ranks 90th in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.16 meters of railway tracks per person Saudi Arabia come 72nd worldwide.

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Saudi Arabia

 totalper 1 mio
per km2
Roadways221,400 km6,358.73 km102.98 m
Railroads5,400 km155.40 km2.52 m
Waterways0 km0.00 km0.00 m
Commercial harbors37610.800.000


 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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