10 Longest Suspension Bridges in The World

Jiangyin Bridge

Without these Bridges, we will not see the world as we know today. From many types of bridges, suspension bridge is one of the most reliable bridge’s constructions in the world. Next, I give you 10 longest suspension bridges in  the world.

Top 10 Longest Suspension Bridges in The World

Here are the top 10 lists of longest suspension bridges in the world

1. Akashi Kaikyo Bridge

Akashi Kaikyo Bridge

Akashi Bridge is known as the biggest suspension bridge in Japan and it was built in 1998. The bridge spans 1991 meters long and it is very dependable in all season.

 

2. Great Belt Bridge

Built in 1998, Great Belt Bridge is the second longest suspension Bridge after Akasahi Kaikyo. The length is 1650 meters.  Local people called the bridge Storebelt bridge.

Top 10 Longest Suspension Bridges in The World

3. Ruyang Bridge

At the 3rd position we have Ruyang Bridge. Recorded as the 3rd longest suspension bridge in the world, the bridge is spanning 1490 meters  long and it began to be built in 2005.

Ruyang Bridge

4. Humber Bridge

Before Akashi bridge was completely built, The Humber Bridge of United Kingdom was known as the longest Bridge in the world from 1981-1998 with total length 1410 meters.

Humber Bridge

5. Jiangyin Bridge

Jiangyin Suspension Bridge in China is titled as 5th longest suspension Bridge in the world. The construction was started in 1981. The total length of the bridge is 1385 meters.

Jiangyin Bridge

6. Tsing Ma Bridge

Tsing Ma Bridge has double function, road and rail way`s bridge, and it serves Hong Kong traffic and tourism every single day. The building construction was started in 1997. It is spanning 1377 long and it connects Ma Wan Island and Tsing Yi Island.

 

Tsing Ma Bridge

7. Verrazano Narrow Bridge

Verrazano Narrow Bridge is one of the oldest suspension bridge in the world. It spans 1298 meters long and from 1964 up to 1981, there is no other suspension bridge in the world longer than this .

Verrazano Narrow Bridge

8. Golden Gate Bridge

Golden Gate was Built during world war and from 1937 until 1964,  it was known as the longest suspension Bridge on earth. Total paved road that is supported on the suspension construction is 1280 meters long.

Golden Gate Bridge

9. The Yangluo Bridge

The Yangluo bridge share same length with Golden Gate Bridge in US. This Bridge is government property of China and it began to be built in 2007.

The Yangluo Bridge

10. Mackinac Bridge

Mackinac Bridge is our last suspension bridge. Recorded as  the 10th longest suspension bridge in the world, the bridge is spanning 1158 meters long  and the first stone was cemented in 1957.

Mackinac Bridge

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