Danyang-Kunshan Grand Bridge
The world’s longest bridge is the Danyang-Kunshan Grand Bridge in China, measuring 540,700 ft long. Construction of the bridge required approximately 10,000 workers.
Considered the world’s longest suspension bridge, the Akashi-Kaikyo Bridge, cost a reported $4.3 billion to construct in Japan. It is over 12,800 feet long.
The Krämerbrücke was originally built from wood in 1117 in Erfurt, Germany. It is the world’s longest inhabited bridge at just over 259 feet long.
Evergreen Point Floating Bridge
The Evergreen Point Floating Bridge in Seattle, Washington, is 7,708.5 feet long. It is considered the world’s longest floating bridge.
Considered the world’s longest covered bridge, the Hartland Bridge in Hartland, New Brunswick, is 1,282 feet long.
Lake Pontchartrain Causeway
The world’s longest continuous bridge over water is the Lake Pontchartrain Causeway in Metairie, Louisiana. It spans over 24 miles.
Jiaozhou Bay Bridge
The Jiaoxhou Bay Bridge is a roadway bridge in China. At over 87,600 feet long, it is considered the world’s longest bridge over water with parts suspended over dry land.