Latvia Transportation - 2021


SOURCE: 2021 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

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National air transport system

number of registered air carriers: 3 (2020)

inventory of registered aircraft operated by air carriers: 53

annual passenger traffic on registered air carriers: 4,058,762 (2018)

annual freight traffic on registered air carriers: 4.01 million mt-km (2018)

Civil aircraft registration country code prefix

YL

Airports

total: 42 (2013)

country comparison to the world: 101

Airports - with paved runways

total: 18 (2017)

over 3,047 m: 1 (2017)

2,438 to 3,047 m: 3 (2017)

1,524 to 2,437 m: 4 (2017)

914 to 1,523 m: 3 (2017)

under 914 m: 7 (2017)

Airports - with unpaved runways

total: 24 (2013)

under 914 m: 24 (2013)

Heliports

1 (2013)

Pipelines

1,213 km gas, 417 km refined products (2018)

Railways

total: 1,860 km (2018)

narrow gauge: 34 km 0.750-m gauge (2018)

broad gauge: 1,826 km 1.520-m gauge (2018)

country comparison to the world: 75

Roadways

total: 70,244 km (2018)

paved: 15,158 km (2018)

unpaved: 55,086 km (2018)

country comparison to the world: 70

Waterways

300 km (navigable year-round) (2010)

country comparison to the world: 92

Merchant marine

total: 66

by type: general cargo 16, oil tanker 9, other 41 (2020)

country comparison to the world: 109

Ports and terminals

major seaport(s): Riga, Ventspils

NOTE: The information regarding Latvia on this page is re-published from the 2021 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency and other sources. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Latvia 2021 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Latvia 2021 should be addressed to the CIA or the source cited on each page.

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