Samoa Transportation - 2021


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National air transport system

number of registered air carriers: 1 (2020)

inventory of registered aircraft operated by air carriers: 4

annual passenger traffic on registered air carriers: 137,770 (2018)

Civil aircraft registration country code prefix



total: 4 (2013)

country comparison to the world: 187

Airports - with paved runways

total: 1 (2019)

2,438 to 3,047 m: 1

Airports - with unpaved runways

total: 3 (2013)

under 914 m: 3 (2013)


total: 1,150 km (2018)

country comparison to the world: 181

Merchant marine

total: 12

by type: general cargo 4, oil tanker 1, other 7 (2020)

country comparison to the world: 152

Ports and terminals

major seaport(s): Apia

NOTE: The information regarding Samoa 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 Samoa 2021 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Samoa 2021 should be addressed to the CIA or the source cited on each page.

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