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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 .
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.
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.
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.