Transport in Honduras

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A highway in Honduras.
Passenger train in La Ceiba on January 11, 2005. Engineer tanks fuel manually from a barrel. Colorful passenger car (former box car without walls) is attached to the right.

Transport in Honduras refers to transport in Honduras, a country in Central America.


Total: 699 km
narrow gauge: 349 km
3 ft 6 in (1,067 mm) gauge: 246 km
3 ft (914 mm) gauge

Railway links with adjacent countries[edit]

(North to South)


total: 15,400 km
paved: 3,126 km
unpaved: 12,274 km (1999 est.)


465 km navigable by small craft, mainly along the Northern coast.

Ports and harbors[edit]

Atlantic Ocean[edit]

Pacific Ocean[edit]


Merchant marine[edit]

total: 306 ships (1,000 GRT or over) totaling 848,150 GRT/980,995 metric tons deadweight (DWT)
ships by type: (1999 est.)

a flag of convenience registry; (1998 est.)


119 (1999 est.)

See also: List of airports in Honduras
Main international airports: San Pedro Sula and Tegucigalpa.
Other international airports: Roatan and La Ceiba

Airports - with paved runways[edit]

total: 12
2,438 to 3,047 m: 3
1,524 to 2,437 m: 2
914 to 1,523 m: 4
under 914 m: 3 (1999 est.)

Airports - with unpaved runways[edit]

total: 107
1,524 to 2,437 m: 2
914 to 1,523 m: 21
under 914 m: 84 (1999 est.)


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