Transport and infrastructure in Finland

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Finland with the average of all countries in Europe. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 454,000 km. Theoretically, this is 82.24 meter for each of the 6 millions inhabitants of the country. Finland hereby ranks 3rd in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 1.07 meters of railway tracks per person Finland come 6th worldwide.

The given waterways are refered to inland traffic on rivers and canals. The number of harbours additionally includes the ones on the 1,250 km long coastline.

Airports in Finland

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  totalper 1 mio
per km2 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways 454,000 km82,241.70 km1,341.41 m 6,708,300 km11,141.62 km1,111.61 m
Railroads 5,900 km1,073.49 km17.51 m 273,500 km454.23 km45.32 m
Waterways 8,000 km1,449.19 km23.64 m 53,100 km88.25 km8.81 m
Commercial harbors 26948.730.001 15,03624.970.002
Airports 14826.810.437 3,7376.210.001