Long-span Bridge Engineering Center

Long-span bridge ranking

We gathered information on domestic and international long span bridge and summarized them as a long span bridge ranking for each bridge type.

Suspension Bridges

Updated February 2020
Rank Bridge Name Span Length(m) Country Completion Year
1 Canakkale 1915 2,023 Turkey 2022
(Scheduled)
2
Honshu-
Shikoku
Bridge
Akashi-Kaikyo 1,991 Japan 1998
3 Yangsigang Yangtze River 1,700 China 2019
4 Nansha (Nizhoushuidao span) 1,688 China 2019
5 Xihoumen 1,650 China 2009
6 Great Belt East 1,624 Denmark 1998
7 Osman Gazi 1,550 Turkey 2016
8 Yi Sun-Sin 1,545 South Korea 2012
9 Runyang Yangtze River 1,490 China 2005
10 Dongting Lake 1,480 China 2018
11 Fourth Nanjing Yangtze River 1,418 China 2012
12 Humber 1,410 England 1981
13 Yavuz Sultan Selim 1,408 Turkey 2016
14 Jin'an 1,386 China 2020
(Scheduled)
15 Jiangyin Yangtze River 1,385 China 1999
16 Tsing Ma 1,377 China 1997
17 Hardanger 1,310 Norway 2013
18 Verrazano-Narrows 1,298 USA 1964
19 Golden Gate 1,280 USA 1937
19 Yangluo Yangtze River 1,280 China 2007

Cable-stayed Bridges

Updated February 2020
Rank Bridge Name Span Length(m) Country Completion Year
1 Russky Island 1,104 Russia 2012
2 Hutong Railway Yangtze River 1,092 China 2020
(Scheduled)
3 Sutong Yangtze River Highway 1,088 China 2008
4 Stonecutters 1,018 China 2009
5 Qingshan Yangtze River 938 China 2020
(Scheduled)
6 E'Dong Yangtze River 926 China 2010
7 Jiayu Yangtze River 920 China 2019
8
Honshu-
Shikoku
Bridge
Tatara 890 Japan 1999
9 Normandie 856 France 1995
10 Gordie Howe International 853 USA 2024
(Scheduled)
11 Chizhou Yangtze River 828 China 2019
12 Shishou Yangtze River 820 China 2019
13 Jiujiang Yangtze River Expressway 818 China 2013
14 Jingyue Yangtze River Highway 816 China 2010
15 Second Yangtze River in Wuhu 806 China 2017
16 Incheon No.2 800 South Korea 2009
16 Yalu River 800 China 2016
18 Xiamen Zhangzhou 780 China 2013
19 Wuxue Yangtze River 768 China 2020
(Scheduled)
20 Zhuankou Yangtze River Highway 760 China 2017

Honshu-Shikoku Bridges

Bridge Type Bridge Name Span Length(m) Span Allocation Completion Year
Suspension Bridge Akashi-Kaikyo 1,991 960+1,991+960 1998
Minami Bisan-seto 1,100 274+1,100+274 1988
Kurushima-Kaikyo-3 1,030 260+1,030+280 1999
Kurushima-Kaikyo-2 1,020 250+1,020+245 1999
Kita Bisan-seto 990 274+990+274 1988
Shimotsui-Seto 940 230+940+230 1988
Ohnaruto 876 93+330+876+330 1985
Innoshima 770 250+770+250 1983
Kurushima-Kaikyo-1 600 50+140+600+170 1999
Ohshima 560 140+560+140 1988
Cable-stayed Bridge Tatara 890 270+890+320 1999
Ikuchi 490 150+490+150 1991
Hitsuishijima 420 185+420+185 1988
Iwakurojima 420 185+420+185 1988
Shin-Onomichi 215 85+215+85+80.5+80.5 1999
Arch Bridge Ohmishima 297 297 1979
Truss Bridge Yoshima 245 (125+137)+(175+245+165) 1988
Girder Bridge Hakata 145 90+145+90 1988

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