Transport in Fiji

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Railways[edit]

Main article: Rail transport in Fiji.

Total: 597 km; 597 km 0.610-m gauge (1995)

Narrow gauge: Note: belongs to the government-owned Fiji Sugar Corporation The railway is not for passenger or public use.

Waterways[edit]

203 km; 122 km navigable by motorized craft and 200-metric-ton barges

Ports and harbors[edit]

Labasa, Lautoka, Levuka, Savusavu, Suva

Merchant marine[edit]

Total: 6 ships (1,000 GRT or over) totaling 11,870 GRT/14,787 tonnes deadweight (DWT) Ships by type: chemical tanker 2, passenger 1, petroleum tanker 1, roll-on/roll-off 1, specialized tanker 1 (1999 est.)

Airports[edit]

Main article: List of airports in Fiji.

Major airports include:

Total 25 (1999 est.)

Airports with paved runways[edit]

Total: 3 Over 3,047 m: 1 1,524 to 2,437 m: 1 914 to 1,523 m: 1 (1999 est.)

Airports with unpaved runways[edit]

Total: 22 914 to 1,523 m: 5 Under 914 m: 17 (1999 est.)

References[edit]

  • CIA World Factbook (c2002)
  • Cane Train: The Sugar-cane Railways of Fiji by Peter Dyer & Peter Hodge (1988, New Zealand Railway and Locomotive Society Inc, Wellington) ISBN 0-908573-50-2 a revision of:
  • Balloon Stacks and Sugar Cane by Peter Dyer & Peter Hodge (1961, New Zealand Railway and Locomotive Society Inc, Wellington)

See also[edit]