Finland Transportation System

FINLAND

Finland National air transport system:

number of registered air carriers: 3 (2015)

inventory of registered aircraft operated by air carriers: 73 (2015)

annual passenger traffic on registered air carriers: 9,972,333 (2015)

annual freight traffic on registered air carriers: 713.484 million mt-km (2015)

Finland Civil aircraft registration country code prefix:

OH (2016)

Finland Airports:

148 (2013)

country comparison to the world: 39

Finland Airports – with paved runways:

total: 74 (2017)

over 3,047 m: 3 (2017)

2,438 to 3,047 m: 26 (2017)

1,524 to 2,437 m: 10 (2017)

914 to 1,523 m: 21 (2017)

under 914 m: 14 (2017)

Finland Airports – with unpaved runways:

total: 74 (2013)

914 to 1,523 m: 3 (2013)

under 914 m: 71 (2013)

Finland Pipelines:

1288 km gas transmission pipes, 1976 km distribution pipes (2016)

Finland Railways:

total: 5,926 km (2016)

broad gauge: 5,926 km 1.524-m gauge (3,270 km electrified) (2016)

country comparison to the world: 32

Finland Roadways:

total: 454,000 km (2012)

highways: 78,000 km (50,000 paved, including 700 km of expressways; 28,000 unpaved) (2012)

private and forest roads: 350,000 km (2012)

urban: 26,000 km (2012)

country comparison to the world: 15

Finland Waterways:

8,000 km (includes Saimaa Canal system of 3,577 km; southern part leased from Russia; water transport used frequently in the summer and widely replaced with sledges on the ice in winter; there are 187,888 lakes in Finland that cover 31,500 km); Finland also maintains 8,200 km of coastal fairways (2013)

country comparison to the world: 17

Finland Merchant marine:

total: 259

by type: bulk carrier 7, container ship 1, general cargo 88, oil tanker 4, other 159 (2018)

country comparison to the world: 59

Finland Ports and terminals:

major seaport(s): Helsinki, Kotka, Naantali, Porvoo, Raahe, Rauma


Data for Educational Purpose Only.

Source: 

The World Factbook 2016-17. Washington, DC: Central Intelligence Agency, 2016.

https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/index.html


Other Pages Relating to Country Finland:

Finland at a Glance and One Page Summary

Finland Background and Introduction

Finland Geography

Finland People and Society

Finland Government

Finland Economy

Finland Energy Resources

Finland Communications System

Finland Transportation System

Finland Military and Security System

Finland Transnational Issues

Finland Capital Flag and Currency

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