Transport and infrastructure in Norway

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Norway with the European Union's average. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 93,870 km. Theoretically, this is 17.94 meter for each of the 5 millions inhabitants of the country. Norway hereby ranks 28th in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.81 meters of railway tracks per person Norway come 15th worldwide.

The given waterways are refered to inland traffic on rivers and canals. The number of harbours additionally includes the ones on the 25,148 km long coastline.

Airports in Norway

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  totalper 1 mio
per km2 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways 93,900 km17,938.33 km243.71 m 6,817,900 km11,347.03 km1,129.91 m
Railroads 4,300 km812.16 km11.03 m 279,700 km465.54 km46.36 m
Waterways 1,600 km301.36 km4.09 m 53,100 km88.44 km8.81 m
Commercial harbors 585111.790.002 8,32813.860.001
Airports 9518.150.247 3,7556.250.001