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Uganda Transportation Profile 2018

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Railwaystotal: 1,244 km
narrow gauge: 1,244 km 1.000-m gauge (2014)
Roadwaystotal: 20,000 km (excludes local roads)
paved: 3,264 km
unpaved: 16,736 km (2011)
Waterways(there are no long navigable stretches of river in Uganda; parts of the Albert Nile that flow out of Lake Albert in the northwestern part of the country are navigable; several lakes including Lake Victoria and Lake Kyoga have substantial traffic; Lake Albert is navigable along a 200-km stretch from its northern tip to its southern shores) (2011)
Ports and terminalslake port(s): Entebbe, Jinja, Port Bell (Lake Victoria)
Merchant marinetotal: 1
by type: bulk carrier 1 (2017)
Airports47 (2013)
Airports - with paved runwaystotal: 5
over 3,047 m: 3
1,524 to 2,437 m: 1
914 to 1,523 m: 1 (2013)
Airports - with unpaved runwaystotal: 42
over 3,047 m: 1
1,524 to 2,437 m: 8
914 to 1,523 m: 26
under 914 m: 7 (2013)
National air transport systemnumber of registered air carriers: 1
inventory of registered aircraft operated by air carriers: 1
annual passenger traffic on registered air carriers: 41,812
annual freight traffic on registered air carriers: 23,472 mt-km (2015)
Civil aircraft registration country code prefix5X (2016)

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

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