Transport and infrastructure in Syria

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Syria with the average of all countries in Asien. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 69,873 km. Theoretically, this is 3.82 meter for each of the 18 millions inhabitants of the country. Syria hereby ranks 121st in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.11 meters of railway tracks per person Syria come 78th worldwide.

The given waterways are refered to inland traffic on rivers and canals. The number of harbours additionally includes the ones on the 193 km long coastline.

Airports in Syria


Back to overview: Syria

  

Syria

 

Asia

  totalper 1 mio
inhabitants
per km2 total per 1 mio
inhabitants
per km2
Roadways 69,900 km3,824.49 km377.32 m 13,609,300 km3,036.47 km425.60 m
Railroads 2,100 km112.32 km11.08 m 333,900 km74.50 km10.44 m
Waterways 900 km49.26 km4.86 m 260,300 km58.08 km8.14 m
Commercial harbors 211.150.000 15,9153.550.000
Airports 904.930.486 4,3790.980.000