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New Zealand Transportation
Railways:
total: 3,898 km
narrow gauge: 3,898 km 1.067-m gauge (506 km electrified) (2003)
Highways:
total: 92,053 km
paved: 57,809 km (including at least 190 km of expressways)
unpaved: 34,244 km (2000)
Waterways:
1,609 km
note: of little importance in satisfying total transportation requirements
Pipelines:
gas 2,213 km; liquid petroleum gas 79 km; oil 160 km; refined products 304 km (2003)
Ports and harbors:
Auckland, Christchurch, Dunedin, Tauranga, Wellington
Merchant marine:
total: 10 ships (1,000 GRT or over) 77,523 GRT/108,352 DWT
registered in other countries: 8 (2003 est.)
foreign-owned: Australia 1, Isle of Man 1
by type: bulk 3, cargo 2, container 1, petroleum tanker 2, roll on/roll off 2
Airports:
113 (2003 est.)
Airports - with paved runways:
total: 46
over 3,047 m: 2
2,438 to 3,047 m: 1
1,524 to 2,437 m: 11
914 to 1,523 m: 27
under 914 m: 5 (2003 est.)
Airports - with unpaved runways:
total: 67
1,524 to 2,437 m: 2
914 to 1,523 m: 28
under 914 m: 37 (2003 est.)
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