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 60th 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.

Airports in Greece

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  totalper 1 mio
per km2 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways 117,000 km10,917.93 km886.63 m 6,708,300 km11,141.62 km1,111.61 m
Railroads 2,500 km237.77 km19.31 m 273,500 km454.23 km45.32 m
Waterways 6 km0.56 km0.05 m 53,100 km88.25 km8.81 m
Commercial harbors 1,308122.060.010 15,03624.970.002
Airports 777.190.584 3,7376.210.001