Transport in New Caledonia

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Provincial road RP 20
The former train station of Païta

This article is about the transport in New Caledonia.

Railways[edit]

0 km (The Nouméa-Païta railway was abandoned and demolished).

Highways[edit]


total: 5,562 km
paved: 975 km
unpaved: 4,587 km (1993)

Ports and harbors[edit]

Mueo, Nouméa, Thio

Merchant marine[edit]


total: 2 ships (1,000 GRT or over) totaling 3 566 GRT/2,543 tonnes deadweight (DWT)
ships by type: cargo 1; passenger/cargo 1 (2005)

Airports[edit]

25 (2005) See List of airports in New Caledonia.

Airports with paved runways


total: 11
over 3,047 m: 1 (La Tontouta International Airport)
914 to 1,523 m: 8
under 914 m: 2 (2005)

Airports - with unpaved runways


total: 14
914 to 1,523 m: 8
under 914 m: 6 (2005)

Heliports: 6 (2005)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]

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