Rail Lines (km) remained unchanged in Turkmenistan in 2016

Rail Lines (km) (km)
Transport | Turkmenistan | July 13, 2018
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Rail lines reached 3,115 km in 2016 in Turkmenistan, according to the National Statistical Office. This is the same as in the previous year.

Historically, rail lines in Turkmenistan reached an all time high of 3,181 km in 2008 and an all time low of 2,529 km in 2005. When compared to Turkmenistan's main peers, rail lines in Iran amounted to 8,576 km, 15,530 km in Kazakhstan and 4,304 km in Uzbekistan in 2016.

Turkmenistan has been ranked 30th within the group of 53 countries we follow in terms of rail lines, 23 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Rail Lines (km) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Afghanistan km ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
China km 66,041 66,298 66,585 66,989 67,212
Iran km 8,368 8,368 8,593 8,560 8,560
Iraq km 2,138 2,138 2,138 2,370 ... ... ...
Kazakhstan km 14,319 14,759 14,767 14,767 14,767
Kyrgyzstan km 417 417 417 424 424
Pakistan km 7,791 7,791 7,791 7,791 7,791
Russia km 85,166 85,248 85,266 85,266 85,262
Tajikistan km 621 608 587 597 597
Turkmenistan km 3,115 3,115 3,115 3,115 3,115
Uzbekistan km 4,258 4,192 4,186 4,202 4,238