Transport and infrastructure in Thailand

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Thailand with the average of all countries in Asien. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 180,053 km. Theoretically, this is 2.59 meter for each of the 69 millions inhabitants of the country. Thailand hereby ranks 154th in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.06 meters of railway tracks per person Thailand come 97th worldwide.

The given waterways are refered to inland traffic on rivers and canals. The number of harbours additionally includes the ones on the 3,219 km long coastline.

Airports in Thailand

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  totalper 1 mio
per km2 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways 180,100 km2,593.36 km350.90 m 14,699,500 km3,247.76 km459.66 m
Railroads 4,100 km59.44 km8.04 m 345,900 km76.43 km10.82 m
Waterways 4,000 km57.61 km7.80 m 260,300 km57.51 km8.14 m
Commercial harbors 80711.620.002 42,0829.300.001
Airports 1011.450.197 4,3640.960.000