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Senegal Transportation Profile

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Railways
total: 906 km (713 km operational in 2017) (2017)
narrow gauge: 906 km 1.000-m gauge (2017)
Roadways
total: 16,665 km (2017)
paved: 6,126 km (includes 241 km of expressways) (2017)
unpaved: 10,539 km (2017)
Waterways
1,000 km (primarily on the Senegal, Saloum, and Casamance Rivers) (2012)
Pipelines
43 km gas, 8 km refined products (2017)
Ports and terminals
major seaport(s): Dakar
Merchant marine
total: 32
by type: general cargo 4, oil tanker 1, other 27 (2019)
Airports
total: 20 (2013)
Airports - with paved runways
total: 9 (2017)
over 3,047 m: 2 (2017)
1,524 to 2,437 m: 6 (2017)
914 to 1,523 m: 1 (2017)
Airports - with unpaved runways
total: 11 (2013)
1,524 to 2,437 m: 7 (2013)
914 to 1,523 m: 3 (2013)
under 914 m: 1 (2013)
National air transport system
number of registered air carriers: 2 (2020)
inventory of registered aircraft operated by air carriers: 11
annual passenger traffic on registered air carriers: 21,038 (2018)
annual freight traffic on registered air carriers: 40,000 mt-km (2018)
Civil aircraft registration country code prefix
6V (2016)

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

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