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Syria Transportation Profile 2017

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Railwaystotal: 2,052 km
standard gauge: 1,801 km 1.435-m gauge
narrow gauge: 251 km 1.050-m gauge (2014)
Roadwaystotal: 69,873 km
paved: 63,060 km
unpaved: 6,813 km (2010)
Waterways900 km (navigable but not economically significant) (2011)
Pipelinesgas 3,170 km; oil 2,029 km (2013)
Ports and terminalsmajor seaport(s): Baniyas, Latakia, Tartus
Merchant marinetotal: 19
by type: bulk carrier 4, cargo 14, carrier 1
registered in other countries: 166 (Barbados 1, Belize 4, Bolivia 4, Cambodia 22, Comoros 5, Dominica 4, Georgia 24, Lebanon 2, Liberia 1, Malta 4, Moldova 5, North Korea 4, Panama 34, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 9, Sierra Leone 13, Tanzania 23, Togo 6, unknown 1) (2010)
Airports90 (2013)
Airports - with paved runwaystotal: 29
over 3,047 m: 5
2,438 to 3,047 m: 16
914 to 1,523 m: 3
under 914 m: 5 (2013)
Airports - with unpaved runwaystotal: 61
1,524 to 2,437 m: 1
914 to 1,523 m: 12
under 914 m: 48 (2013)
Heliports6 (2013)

Source: CIA World Factbook
This page was last updated on July 9, 2017

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