The World’s Longest Bridge

While we have looked at a number of very long bridges here on Google Sightseeing in the past1 generally they have all carried roads. Today, the longest bridge in the world, by far, is the Danyang-Kunshan Grand Bridge – a 164.8 km (102 mile) elevated high speed rail line in China. Part of the 1,317 km (818 mile) Beijing-Shanghai High Speed Railway, the Danyang-Kunshan bridge carries the track the final step of the journey, covering much of the distance between Nanjing and Shanghai. At the time of writing, the Google imagery covering length of the bridge is a…

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