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Eritrea Transportation Profile

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Railways
total: 306 km (2018)
narrow gauge: 306 km 0.950-m gauge (2018)
Roadways
total: 16,000 km (2018)
paved: 1,600 km (2000)
unpaved: 14,400 km (2000)
Ports and terminals
major seaport(s): Assab, Massawa
Merchant marine
total: 9
by type: general cargo 4, oil tanker 1, other 4 (2019)
Airports
total: 13 (2020)
Airports - with paved runways
total: 4 (2019)
over 3,047 m: 2
2,438 to 3,047 m: 2
Airports - with unpaved runways
total: 9 (2013)
over 3,047 m: 1 (2013)
2,438 to 3,047 m: 1 (2013)
1,524 to 2,437 m: 5 (2013)
914 to 1,523 m: 2 (2013)
Heliports
1 (2013)
National air transport system
number of registered air carriers: 1 (2020)
inventory of registered aircraft operated by air carriers: 1
annual passenger traffic on registered air carriers: 102,729 (2018)
Civil aircraft registration country code prefix
E3 (2016)

Source: CIA World Factbook
This page was last updated on Friday, November 27, 2020

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