First line opened 1895. Government-owned TransNamib Holdings, established in 1998, is primarily a transporter of bulk and containerised freight by both rail and road, but overnight rail passenger services are also run.

Address
Private Bag 13204
Windhoek
Namibia
Phone
+264 61 298 1111
Fax
+264 61 227984
Email
info@transnamib.com.na
Website
www.transnamib.com.na

Traffic

Passenger journeys:
0.15 million
Passenger-km:
66 million
Freight Tonnes:
1.9 million
Tonne-km:
1,200 million
Information year:
2002

Company size

No. of employees:
1,930
Gauge:
1065 mm
Length:
2,628 km
Rolling stock
51 Diesel locomotives
137 Passenger coaches
1,536 Freight wagons