Transport in Serbia

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Serbian motorway network
  under construction

Serbia, and in particular the valley of Morava is often described as "the crossroad between the East and the West", which is one of primary reasons for its turbulent history. The valley is by far the easiest way of land travel from continental Europe to Greece and Asia Minor.

Road transport[edit]

Main article: Roads in Serbia

The following motorways pass through the country:

Railway bridges in Belgrade

Rail transport[edit]

  • Track length: 4,093 km
  • Line length: 3,809 km
  • Main lines length: 1,768 km
  • Length of other lines I and II category; 2,041 km
  • Electrified line length: 1,279 km [1]

Narrow gauge: Some narrow gauge railways are being reinstated for touristic purposes

Air transport[edit]

Five airports are listed with IATA Airport Codes:

total 16 23
over 3,047 m 2 0
2,438 to 3,047 m 4 0
1,524 to 2,437 m 4 2
914 to 1,523 m 2 9
under 914 m 4 12

Water transport[edit]

Water transport is conducted mostly on the Danube and Sava rivers.

The total length of waterways is 587 km (2005).

Ports on the Danube:

Ports on the Sava:


See also[edit]


 This article incorporates public domain material from the CIA World Factbook website