At 164.8km in length, China’s Danyang-Kunshan Grand Bridge is the world’s longest bridge. Built at a cost of approximately $8.5 billion dollars, per Britannica, this link between Shanghai and Nanjing opened as a viaduct on the Beijing-Shanghai High-Speed Railway in June 2011. As of publication, this bridge remains in the Guinness Book of World Records as the longest bridge in the world.
11 of the longest bridges in the world
Tantalising to some, terrifying to others, a long bridge over water is undoubtedly an engineering marvel.
The Danyang-Kunshan Grand Bridge