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Sierra Leone Transportation Profile 2018

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Roadwaystotal: 11,300 km
paved: 904 km
unpaved: 10,396 km (2002)
Waterways800 km (600 km navigable year-round) (2011)
Ports and terminalsmajor seaport(s): Freetown, Pepel, Sherbro Islands
Merchant marinetotal: 451
by type: bulk carrier 20, container ship 10, general cargo 252, oil tanker 59, other 110 (2017)
Airports8 (2013)
Airports - with paved runwaystotal: 1
over 3,047 m: 1 (2017)
Airports - with unpaved runwaystotal: 7
914 to 1,523 m: 7 (2013)
Heliports2 (2013)
National air transport systemnumber of registered air carriers:
inventory of registered aircraft operated by air carriers:
annual passenger traffic on registered air carriers: 50,193
annual freight traffic on registered air carriers: 0 mt-km (2015)
Civil aircraft registration country code prefix9L (2016)

Source: CIA World Factbook
This page was last updated on January 20, 2018

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