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Bahamas The Transportation - 2024


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National air transport system

number of registered air carriers: 5 (2020)

inventory of registered aircraft operated by air carriers: 35

annual passenger traffic on registered air carriers: 1,197,116 (2018)

annual freight traffic on registered air carriers: 160,000 (2018) mt-km

Civil aircraft registration country code prefix



55 (2024)


9 (2024)


total: 2,700 km

paved: 1,620 km

unpaved: 1,080 km (2011)

Merchant marine

total: 1,274 (2023)

by type: bulk carrier 345, container ship 39, general cargo 58, oil tanker 193, other 639

Ports and terminals

major seaport(s): Freeport, Nassau, South Riding Point

cruise port(s): Freeport, Half Moon Cay, Nassau

container port(s) (TEUs): Freeport (1,642,780) (2021)

NOTE: The information regarding Bahamas The on this page is re-published from the 2024 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency and other sources. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Bahamas The 2024 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Bahamas The 2024 should be addressed to the CIA or the source cited on each page.

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