There were more than 40,500 companies in Austria in the Transport and Traffic division in 2021.
million tons of goods transported
More than 64,6 million tons of goods were transported via pipelines in Austria in 2021.
In the patent statistics in the area of railway and rail, Austria ranks first internationally, with 41 patents per million residents.
The railway network of the Austrian Federal Railways (ÖBB) includes 250 tunnels.
Facts and Figures - Transportation Infrastructure/Below ground Engineering
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|Figures from the Transport and Traffic division (2021)|
|Number of companies in the Austrian transport industry||40,512|
|Of which newly established||2,345|
|Figures on road and rail infrastructure in 2019|
|Motorway density in Austria|| |
20.8 km per 1,000 km2
(EU average: 17.5 km per 1,000 km2
|Railway density in Austria|| |
59.2 km per 1,000 km2
(EU average: 47.4 km per 1,000 km2)
|Transported goods / freight traffic 2021|
|Means of transport||Transport volume in 1,000 tons||Share in %|
|Tunnels in Austria|
|Motorway and expressways||approx. 175|
|Railway tunnels of the Austrian Federal Railways (ÖBB)||approx. 250|
Last update : 25.04.2023