Road Transport | Major Corridors and Roadways | Let's Go Iran
4 1 1 1 1 1 Rating 4.00

Road Transport
Road transport is one of the most popular methods of cross-country freighting. Ample roads have made it possible to ship goods to virtually all corners of the country. Iran's network of roads connect Turkey, Nakhichevan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Iraq and Turkmenistan, on the one side, to Turkmenistan, Afghanistan and Pakistan on the other.
There are 176,615 kilometres of arterial routes in Iran, 2,176 kilometres of which are four-lane highways, 816 kilometres are major freeways, 56,733 kilometres are main roads and 90,906 kilometres are byroads.
Supervised by the Organisation of State Transport and Terminals, the transport network is administered by 3,300 firms, three per cent of which are public and the remaining are owned by the private sector.
Measures are under way to increase productivity of the nation-wide transport networks. According to estimates, completion of the north-south corridor is forecast to cost one billion dollars. Meanwhile, experts say once the route is completed, it will earn the state 150-300 dollars in revenues annually.


Major Corridors of Transport
East-West Corridor
1. Northern Track 1: It starts from the north-eastern towns of Sarakhs, Lotfabad, Bajgiran and Inche Borun and connects Tehran via Bazargan, Sero and Razi to Turkey.
2. Northern Track 2: It starts from the north-eastern areas and joins passageways in the north-west.
3. Central Track: It starts out from two branches one the northern and the other in the south-eastern areas such as Dogharoon and Mirjave. The track connects the central cities of Tehran and Isfahan to the border point of Khosravi and other spots in the north-west and south.
North-South Corridor
1. Western Track: It runs from Astara, Bilesavar and Jolfa through to the ports of Imam Khomeini, Khorramshahr and Abadan.
2. Eastern-Central Track: It runs from the northern ports of and the border points in the north-west and north-east of the country through to the central cities to Bandar Abbas, Chabahar and Bushehr.
The north-south corridor is an arterial route between the Central Asia, Transcaucasia and the Russian Federation, on the one hand, and the Persian Gulf and East Africa, on the other.

 
 

Homestay tours in Iran Creative Tourism in Iran

Iran ski tours Travel to Iran with Kids

 
  • Tehran > Shiraz > Javarg Village > Sepidan > Isfahan > Abyaneh > Kashan glimpse of iran s rural life tour map

    7 Days

    In this tour you can get familiar with two different cultures at the same time, simple rural life next to nomadic life in Sepidan.

    More Details
  • Tehran > 1h 30m plane > Shiraz > 1h plane > Isfahan4days

    4 Days

    A short trip through the three major touristic cities of Iran to catch a glimpse of the beauty of the country.

    More Details
  •  Tehran > Shiraz Abarkooh > Yazd Esfahan > Abyaneh > Kashan Fabulous Iran Tours Route Map

    12 Days 

    In this affordable tour enjoy rural life beside taking a journey through history of Iran that includes major UNESCO world heritage sites.

     

    More Details
  • Tehran > Hamedan > Kermanshah > Shushtar > Ahvaz > Shiraz > Sepidan > Kerman > Yazd > Nain > Isfahan > Abyaneh > Kashan

    28 Days

    Travel Iran off the beaten path. A great combination of history and culture with nature. Iran has lots of attractions to offer and in this expansive itinerary, you would experience a great selection of them.

      

    More Details
  • Tehran > Shiraz > Bavanat > Yazd > Esfahan > KashanBavanat Tour Map

    12 Days

    Visiting all the major historical attraction plus a great visit to world famous Bavanat to enjoy nomad life and nature.

    More Details
  • Tehran > Shiraz > Esfahan > Yazd > Kerman Budget Iran Tour Map

    12 Days

    A good look at all the main historical cities plus Kerman. A budget friendly route with lots of attraction

    More Details
  • Tehran > Shiraz > Isfahan > Yazd Kashan

    12 Days

    The beautiful panoramic routes of the Iran Railway, combined on an extraordinary round trip. You can enjoy Iran comfortably by train. Discover different regions and cultures.

    More Details
  • Tehran > Shiraz > Yazd > Esfahan

    9 Days

    Most people like surprises. It is scientifically proved that your brain likes to be surprised. The desire to see different places and experiencing new things is highly depending on our brains' tendency to surprises.

    More Details
  • Tehran > Shiraz > Abarkooh > Yazd > Isfahan > Kashanall inclusive vacation to iran map

    10 Days

    To help our customers book astonishing,getaways to best all-inclusive packages at outlet rates. After some destination research, we have made this tour according to different tastes.

    More Details
load more hold SHIFT key to load all load all

Testimonials

  • The journey in Iran was beautiful, a wonderful experience. More Details
  • All the guides are good More Details
  • ََWe really loved the sights your country has to offer and were absolutely amazed at the openness of the people More Details
  • Thank for you organising our wonderful trip to Iran More Details
  • Everybody loved, not just you country but specially the marvellous people from Iran More Details
  • Despite the short time we spent there, we had a wonderful and unforgettable holiday in Iran More Details
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5