Transport and infrastructure in Greece

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Greece with the average of all countries in Europe. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 117,000 km. Theoretically, this is 10.92 meter for each of the 10.72 millions inhabitants of the country. Greece hereby ranks 47th in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.24 meters of railway tracks per person Greece come 61st worldwide.

The given waterways are refered to inland traffic on rivers and canals. The number of harbours additionally includes the ones on the 13,676 km long coastline.

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 totalper 1 mio
per km2
Roadways117,000 km10,918.71 km886.63 m
Railroads2,500 km237.79 km19.31 m
Waterways6 km0.56 km0.05 m
Commercial harbors1,294120.760.010


 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways6,708,300 km11,135.99 km1,111.61 m
Railroads273,500 km454.00 km45.32 m
Waterways53,100 km88.21 km8.81 m
Commercial harbors15,35825.490.003
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