Transport and infrastructure in Slovakia

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Slovakia with the average of all countries in Europe. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 56,926 km. Theoretically, this is 10.43 meter for each of the 5.5 millions inhabitants of the country. Slovakia hereby ranks 49th in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.66 meters of railway tracks per person Slovakia come 25th worldwide.

The given length of waterways and number of harbours are only refered to inland traffic on rivers and canals. There is no direct access to the open sea in Slovakia.

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 totalper 1 mio
per km2
Roadways56,900 km10,428.25 km1,161.04 m
Railroads3,600 km655.82 km73.02 m
Waterways172 km31.51 km3.51 m
Commercial harbors112.020.000


 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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