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Egypt


    • Railroads:

        total:
        4,895 km (42 km electrified; 951 km double track)

        standard gauge:
        4,548 km 1,435-m gauge (42 km electrified; 951 km double track)

        narrow gauge:
        347 km 0.750-m gauge

    • Highways:

        total:
        47,387 km

        paved:
        34,593 km

        unpaved:
        12,794 km

    • Inland waterways:
      3,500 km (including the Nile, Lake Nasser, Alexandria-Cairo Waterway, and numerous smaller canals in the delta); Suez Canal, 193.5 km long (including approaches), used by oceangoing vessels drawing up to 16.1 meters of water

    • Pipelines:
      crude oil 1,171 km; petroleum products 596 km; natural gas 460 km

    • Ports:
      Alexandria, Al Ghurdaqah, Aswan, Asyut, Bur Safajah, Damietta, Marsa Matruh, Port Said, Suez

    • Merchant marine:

        total:
        168 ships (1,000 GRT or over) totaling 1,187,442 GRT/1,821,327 DWT

        ships by type:
        bulk 19, cargo 83, container 2, oil tanker 15, passenger 30, refrigerated cargo 1, roll-on/roll-off cargo 14, short-sea passenger 4

    • Airports:

        total:
        91

        with paved runways over 3,047 m:
        11

        with paved runways 2,438 to 3,047 m:
        35

        with paved runways 1,524 to 2,437 m:
        17

        with paved runways 914 to 1,523 m:
        3

        with paved runways under 914 m:
        14

        with unpaved runways 2,438 to 3,047 m:
        2

        with unpaved runways 1,524 to 2,438 m:
        2

        with unpaved runways 914 to 1,523 m:
        7






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