Transport system in Libreville Gabon

Libreville is Gabon’s capital that lies on the Atlantic Ocean in west central Africa. The city is a port on the Komo River, near the Gulf of Guinea and a trade centre for a timber region. The city has a population of 578,156. Therefore transport system is as follows;

Shared Taxis

The taxis are mainly in white and red colour can carry up to 6 passengers. They are strategically parked around the city streets for passengers to see.

Special Hire Taxis

There are various car rental agencies that offer car rentals to tourists. These can be  hired from main hotels and airports and some public places within the city.

The Trans-Gabon Railway is the only railway line in Gabon; it is 410km long and connects Libreville with Franceville.


There are passenger boats between Lambaréné and Port-Gentil  and between Port-Gentil and Libreville