Kaduna enjoys a relatively strong competitive position in transportation due to its central location. It has been a major trade route providing links between the 19 Northern States and the Southern part of Nigeria. The State has about 9500km paved road consisting of about 1,600km federal roads, 2,200km state roads and 5,700km local roads .
It remains an important hub in the country’s railway network. The state has served as a junction for the Kano-Lagos Line and the East Line. With the recent take-off of the Kaduna-Abuja rail project, thousands of commuters and goods are expected to be conveyed on a daily basis between Kaduna and Nigeria’s Capital.