Transport and infrastructure in Bulgaria

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Bulgaria with the average of all countries in Europa. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 19,512 km. Theoretically, this is 2.76 meter for each of the 7 millions inhabitants of the country. Bulgaria hereby ranks 142nd in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.72 meters of railway tracks per person Bulgaria come 19th worldwide.

The given waterways are refered to inland traffic on rivers and canals. The number of harbours additionally includes the ones on the 354 km long coastline.

Airports in Bulgaria

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  totalper 1 mio
per km2 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways 19,500 km2,757.49 km175.78 m 6,817,900 km11,330.06 km1,129.91 m
Railroads 5,100 km722.73 km46.07 m 283,700 km471.49 km47.02 m
Waterways 500 km66.42 km4.23 m 53,100 km88.31 km8.81 m
Commercial harbors 223.110.000 8,34513.870.001
Airports 689.610.613 3,7526.240.001