Transport and infrastructure in New Zealand

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of New Zealand with the average of all countries in the Australian continent. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 94,000 km. Theoretically, this is 18.49 meter for each of the 5.1 millions inhabitants of the country. New Zealand hereby ranks 29th in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.81 meters of railway tracks per person New Zealand come 17th worldwide.

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New Zealand

 totalper 1 mio
per km2
Roadways94,000 km18,488.29 km351.13 m
Railroads4,100 km811.91 km15.42 m
Waterways0 km0.00 km0.00 m
Commercial harbors11422.420.000


 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways967,800 km31,447.18 km120.84 m
Railroads37,500 km1,218.13 km4.68 m
Waterways2,000 km64.99 km0.25 m
Commercial harbors69522.580.000
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