Iran marked by remarkable natural
contrasts, is a country with 1,648,000 km² areas that equals
the United Kingdom, France, Spain, and Germany combined; it
is the eighteenth largest country in the world is bound on
the north and south by two bodies of water, the Caspian Sea
and Persian Gulf. It is bordered on the east by Afghanistan
and Pakistan, on the west by turkey and Iraq, and on the
northeast and northwest by the five newly independent
republics of central Asia.
Tehran, Tabriz, urumia, Hamedan, Ahvaz, Shiraz, zahedan,
Isfahan, Mashad, Karaj, Qom, Rasht are the main cities of
Iran has 8837 km main rail roads. International trains are
between Tehran –Istanbul via Ankara and Tabriz, Tehran-
Damascus. Domestic trains are from Tehran to Khorramshahr,
Tehran to Bandar Abbas, and Tehran to Gorgan, Tehran to
Mashad, and from Tehran to Tabriz. Also there is an
occasional train form Zahedan (Iran) to Quetta.
The highways of Iran is about 17000 km that are between
Tehran to north of Iran, Tehran to Isfahan, Karaj, Qom and
Saveh. Also from Isfahan to Shiraz.
The main asphalt roads of Iran are 130000 km. and the rural
asphalt roads are 50000km.