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Transport > Railways > Total: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: This entry states the total route length of the railway network and of its component parts by gauge: broad, dual, narrow, standard, and other.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 European Union 229,450 km 2008
2 United States 224,792 km 2013
3 Russia 87,157 km 2013
4 China 86,000 km 2013
5 India 63,974 km 2013
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 58,122.29 km 2013
6 Canada 46,552 km 2013
7 Germany 41,981 km 2013
8 Australia 38,445 km 2013
9 Argentina 36,966 km 2013
10 France 29,640 km 2013
11 Brazil 28,538 km 2013
12 Japan 27,182 km 2013
Non-religious countries average (profile) 22,990.92 km 2013
13 Ukraine 21,619 km 2013
14 Italy 20,255 km 2013
15 South Africa 20,192 km 2013
16 Poland 19,428 km 2013
High income OECD countries average (profile) 18,749.47 km 2013
Emerging markets average (profile) 18,066.12 km 2013
Cold countries average (profile) 17,498.42 km 2013
17 Mexico 17,166 km 2013
18 United Kingdom 16,454 km 2013
19 Kazakhstan 15,333 km 2013
20 Spain 15,293 km 2013
21 Turkey 12,008 km 2013
22 Sweden 11,633 km 2013
23 Romania 10,777 km 2013
NATO countries average (profile) 10,248.88 km 2013
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 9,947.47 km 2013
24 Czech Republic 9,469 km 2013
Eastern Europe average (profile) 9,289.3 km 2013
Eurozone average (profile) 8,963.88 km 2013
European Union average (profile) 8,867.23 km 2013
Europe average (profile) 8,807.16 km 2013
25 Iran 8,442 km 2013
26 Cuba 8,203 km 2013
27 Hungary 8,057 km 2013
28 Pakistan 7,791 km 2013
Religious countries average (profile) 7,328.86 km 2013
29 Chile 7,082 km 2013
30 Austria 6,399 km 2013
31 Sudan 5,978 km 2013
32 Finland 5,944 km 2013
33 Belarus 5,537 km 2013
34 North Korea 5,242 km 2013
35 Egypt 5,083 km 2013
36 Indonesia 5,042 km 2013
37 Burma 5,031 km 2013
38 Switzerland 4,876 km 2013
39 Mozambique 4,787 km 2013
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 4,524.89 km 2013
40 Norway 4,237 km 2013
41 Bulgaria 4,152 km 2013
42 New Zealand 4,128 km 2013
43 Thailand 4,071 km 2013
44 Democratic Republic of the Congo 4,007 km 2013
45 Algeria 3,973 km 2013
46 Serbia 3,809 km 2013
47 Tanzania 3,689 km 2013
48 Bolivia 3,652 km 2013
49 Uzbekistan 3,645 km 2013
50 Slovakia 3,622 km 2013
51 Nigeria 3,505 km 2013
52 Zimbabwe 3,427 km 2013
53 South Korea 3,381 km 2013
54 Serbia and Montenegro 3,379 km 2006
55 Portugal 3,319 km 2013
56 Ireland 3,237 km 2013
57 Belgium 3,233 km 2013
58 Netherlands 3,013 km 2013
59 Turkmenistan 2,980 km 2013
60 Azerbaijan 2,918 km 2013
61 Angola 2,764 km 2013
62 Croatia 2,722 km 2013
63 Denmark 2,667 km 2013
64 Vietnam 2,632 km 2013
65 Namibia 2,626 km 2013
66 Bangladesh 2,622 km 2013
Potential Future EU Members average (profile) 2,590.86 km 2013
67 Greece 2,548 km 2013
68 Iraq 2,370 km 2013
69 Latvia 2,239 km 2013
70 Tunisia 2,165 km 2013
71 Zambia 2,157 km 2013
72 Morocco 2,067 km 2013
73 Kenya 2,066 km 2013
74 Syria 2,052 km 2013
75 Mongolia 1,908 km 2013
76 Peru 1,907 km 2013
77 Malaysia 1,849 km 2013
78 Lithuania 1,767 km 2013
79 Uruguay 1,641 km 2013
80 Georgia 1,612 km 2013
81 Taiwan 1,580 km 2013
82 Sri Lanka 1,449 km 2013
83 Saudi Arabia 1,378 km 2013
84 Cameroon 1,245 km 2013
85 Uganda 1,244 km 2013
86 Slovenia 1,228 km 2013
87 Estonia 1,196 km 2013
88 Moldova 1,190 km 2013
89 Guinea 1,185 km 2013
90 Philippines 995 km 2013
91 Israel 975 km 2013
92 Ecuador 965 km 2013
93 Ghana 947 km 2013
94 Senegal 906 km 2013
95 Botswana 888 km 2013
96 Congo, Republic of the 886 km 2013
97 Colombia 874 km 2013
98 Armenia 869 km 2013
99 Madagascar 854 km 2013
100 Venezuela 806 km 2013
101 Malawi 797 km 2013
102 Mauritania 717 km 2006
103 Republic of Macedonia 699 km 2013
104 Cambodia 690 km 2013
105 Ethiopia 681 km 2013
106 Tajikistan 680 km 2013
107 Cote d'Ivoire 660 km 2013
108 Gabon 649 km 2013
109 Burkina Faso 622 km 2013
110 Bosnia and Herzegovina 601 km 2013
111 Fiji 597 km 2013
112 Mali 593 km 2013
113 Togo 568 km 2013
114 Jordan 507 km 2013
115 Kyrgyzstan 470 km 2013
116 Benin 438 km 2013
117 Kosovo 430 km 2013
118 Liberia 429 km 2013
119 Lebanon 401 km 2013
120 Albania 339 km 2013
121 Guatemala 332 km 2013
122 Eritrea 306 km 2013
123 Swaziland 301 km 2013
124 El Salvador 283 km 2013
125 Costa Rica 278 km 2013
126 Luxembourg 275 km 2013
127 Jamaica 272 km 2003
128 Montenegro 250 km 2013
129 Guyana 187 km 2001
130 Suriname 166 km 2003
131 Dominican Republic 142 km 2013
132 Djibouti 100 km 2013
133 Puerto Rico 96 km 2006
134 Sierra Leone 84 km 2001
135 Antigua and Barbuda 77 km 2001
136 Panama 76 km 2013
137 Isle of Man 63 km 2013
138 Nepal 59 km 2013
139 Saint Kitts and Nevis 50 km 2013
140 Honduras 44 km 2013
141 Haiti 40 km 2001
142 Singapore 38.6 km 2003
143 Paraguay 36 km 2013
144 Hong Kong 34 km 2001
145 Afghanistan 24.6 km 2001
146 Christmas Island 18 km 2013
147 Brunei 13 km 2001
148 Liechtenstein 9 km 2013
149 Nicaragua 6 km 2006
=150 Nauru 5 km 2001
=150 Guernsey 5 km 2003
152 Monaco 1.7 km 2002
153 Holy See (Vatican City) 0.86 km 2001

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"Countries Compared by Transport > Railways > Total. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Transport/Railways/Total

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