Transport and infrastructure in Vietnam

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Vietnam with the average of all countries in Asia. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 195,468 km. Theoretically, this is 2.03 meter for each of the 96.46 millions inhabitants of the country. Vietnam hereby ranks 174th in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.03 meters of railway tracks per person Vietnam come 125th worldwide.

The given waterways are refered to inland traffic on rivers and canals. The number of harbours additionally includes the ones on the 3,444 km long coastline.

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  totalper 1 mio
per km2 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways 195,500 km2,026.37 km590.13 m 14,699,500 km3,219.33 km459.66 m
Railroads 2,600 km26.95 km7.85 m 345,900 km75.76 km10.82 m
Waterways 47,130 km488.59 km142.29 m 260,300 km57.01 km8.14 m
Commercial harbors 1,86319.310.006 43,8729.610.001
Airports 450.470.136 4,3490.950.000