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Turkmenistan Transportation Profile

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Railways
total: 5,113 km (2017)
broad gauge: 5,113 km 1.520-m gauge (2017)
Roadways
total: 58,592 km (2002)
paved: 47,577 km (2002)
unpaved: 11,015 km (2002)
Waterways
1,300 km (Amu Darya River and Kara Kum Canal are important inland waterways) (2011)
Pipelines
7500 km gas, 1501 km oil (2013)
Ports and terminals
major seaport(s): Caspian Sea - Turkmenbasy
Merchant marine
total: 71
by type: general cargo 6, oil tanker 8, other 57 (2019)
Airports
total: 26 (2013)
Airports - with paved runways
total: 21 (2013)
over 3,047 m: 1 (2013)
2,438 to 3,047 m: 9 (2013)
1,524 to 2,437 m: 9 (2013)
914 to 1,523 m: 2 (2013)
Airports - with unpaved runways
total: 5 (2013)
1,524 to 2,437 m: 1 (2013)
under 914 m: 4 (2013)
Heliports
1 (2013)
National air transport system
number of registered air carriers: 1 (2020)
inventory of registered aircraft operated by air carriers: 27
annual passenger traffic on registered air carriers: 2,457,474 (2018)
annual freight traffic on registered air carriers: 16.92 million mt-km (2018)
Civil aircraft registration country code prefix
EZ (2016)

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

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