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English definition of “surface transport”

surface transport

noun [U]    
TRANSPORT the movement of people or goods by road , train , or ship , rather than by plane : The development of new links between the airport and surface transport has been slower than expected .
(Definition of surface transport noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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