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GoldenGateBridge-001
The Golden Gate Bridge spans Golden Gate, San Francisco Bay - one of the most famous bridges in the world.
TataraOhashi
The Tatara Bridge has the largest span among cable-stayed bridges
Donghai Bridge
The Donghai Bridge is the longest cross-sea bridge in the world
LupuBridgeandBoats
The Lupu Bridge has the largest span of any arch bridge
Brug krk
Brug krk, Croatia
Old Maslenica Bridge 1
Old Maslenica Bridge
Blaues Wunder 2006
Blue Wonder, spanning the River Elbe

[File:Moseltalbrücke1.jpg|thumb|Moselle Viaduct, spanning the River Moselle]]

SchiersteinerBruecke-RWZ
Schierstein Bridge, spanning the River Rhine
Mainz-Theodor-Heuss-Bruecke-2005-05-16a
Theodor Heuss Bridge (Mainz-Wiesbaden), spanning the River Rhine
Vidyasagar Setu Kolkata West Bengal
Vidyasagar Setu in Kolkata.
India Mumbai Bridge
Bandra-Worli Sea Link is considered one of the most stunning bridges in India.

List of bridges is a work in progress.


Afghanistan

  • Afghanistan–Uzbekistan Friendship Bridge
  • Tajik-Afghan Friendship Bridge

Argentina

  • Fraternity Bridge (connects with Brazil)
  • General Artigas Bridge (connects with Uruguay)
  • General Belgrano Bridge
  • Libertador General San Martín Bridge (connects with Uruguay)
  • Paso de los Libres-Uruguaiana International Bridge (connects with Brazil)
  • Puente Uriburu
  • Puente de la Mujer
  • Rosario-Victoria bridge
  • Salto Grande Bridge (connects with Uruguay)
  • San Roque González de Santa Cruz Bridge (connects with Paraguay)
  • Zárate-Brazo Largo Bridge

Armenia

  • Haghtanak bridge

Austria

  • Europabrücke
  • Kremsbrücke Pressingberg (the longest in Austria)
  • Lavant viaduct
  • Reichsbrücke

Australia

Azerbaijan

Bahrain

Bangladesh

Bermuda

  • Somerset Bridge, Bermuda

Bosnia and Herzegovina

  • Latin bridge in Sarajevo
  • Mehmed Paša Sokolović Bridge
  • Stari Most

Brazil

  • Fraternity Bridge (connects with Argentina)
  • Friendship Bridge (Paraguay-Brazil) (connects with Paraguay)
  • Hercilio Luz Bridge
  • Juscelino Kubitschek bridge
  • Paso de los Libres-Uruguaiana International Bridge (connects with Argentina)
  • Rio-Niterói Bridge
  • Journalist Roberto Marinho bridge (in São Paulo, still in construction)

Bulgaria

  • Asparuhov Most
  • Bebresh Viaduct
  • Belenski most
  • Calafat-Vidin Bridge
  • Covered Bridge, Lovech
  • Dyavolski most
  • Giurgiu-Rousse Friendship Bridge
  • Kadin most
  • Lavov Most
  • Old Bridge, Svilengrad
  • Orlov Most

Cambodia

  • Monivong Bridge

Canada

Chile

  • Calle-Calle Bridge
  • Caucau Bridge
  • Juan Pablo II Bridge
  • Loncomilla Bridge
  • Malleco Viaduct
  • Pedro de Valdivia Bridge
  • Río Cruces Bridge

Colombia

  • César Gaviria Trujillo Viaduct
  • Puente de Boyacá

Costa Rica

  • Puente de la Amistad Costa Rica-Taiwan

Croatia

  • Old Maslenica Bridge
  • New Maslenica Bridge
  • Krk Bridge
  • Paški most
  • Šibenski most
  • Homeland bridge
  • Bridge of Youth
  • Dr. Franjo Tuđman Bridge

Czech Republic

  • Charles Bridge
  • Nusle Bridge
  • Písek Stone Bridge
  • Podolsko Bridge
  • Svatopluk Čech Bridge
  • Žďákov Bridge

Denmark

  • Farø Bridges, between Falster and Zealand
  • Frederick IX Bridge spans the Guldborgsund strait between the islands of Falster and Lolland at Nykøbing Falster
  • Great Belt Bridge, between Halsskov on Zealand and Knudshoved on Funen, second longest section span of 1.6 km.
  • Guldborgsund Bridge spans the northern end of the Guldborgsund, between the islands of Lolland and Falster
  • Masnedsund Bridge crosses Masnedsund between the islands Masnedø and Zealand, part of route to Falster
  • New Little Belt Bridge, between Fredericia in Jutland and Middelfart on Funen
  • Old Little Belt Bridge, between Fredericia in Jutland and Middelfart on Funen
  • Øresund Bridge, Copenhagen, Denmark to Malmö, Sweden. Built 2000, connects Sweden with Denmark and Northern Europe with Europe
  • Queen Alexandrine Bridge crosses Ulv Sund between the islands of Zeeland and Møn
  • Sallingsund Bridge between the island Mors and the Salling peninsula on the mainland Jutland
  • Storstrøm Bridge between Falster and Zealand via Masnedø
  • Svendborgsund Bridge between the town of Svendborg on Fyn and Vindeby on the island of Tåsinge
  • Vejle Fjord Bridge between Mølholm and Nørremarken near the town of Vejle
  • Vilsund Bridge crosses Vildsund between Mors and Thy

Dominican Republic

  • Puente Duarte, In Santo Domingo
  • Puente Juan Bosch, In Santo Domingo
  • Mauricio Báez Bridge, In San Pedro De Macoris
  • Puente Nizao Near San Cristobal

Egypt

  • Boulak Bridge
  • El Ferdan Railway Bridge
  • Suez Canal Bridge

Estonia

Faroe Islands

  • Brúgvin um Streymin, bridge connecting the islands of Streymoy and Eysturoy

Finland

  • Jänhijoki railway bridge
  • Kvarken Bridge
  • Replot Bridge
  • Sami Bridge

France

  • Agen aqueduct
  • Pont Alexandre III
  • Angers Bridge
  • Pont des Arts
  • Aquitaine Bridge
  • Pont d'Avignon
  • Pont de Bir-Hakeim
  • Briare aqueduct
  • Pont au Change
  • Chavanon Viaduct
  • Pont du Diable
  • Garabit Viaduct
  • Pont du Gard
  • Gignac Bridge
  • Pont Marengo
  • Millau Viaduct, the tallest vehicular bridge in the world
  • Pont Neuf
  • Pont de Neuilly
  • Pont de Normandie
  • Pont d'Oxford
  • Pierre Pflimlin bridge
  • Plougastel Bridge
  • Pont Saint-Bénezet
  • Saint-Nicolas-de-Campagnac Bridge
  • Souleuvre Viaduct
  • Pont de Sully
  • Tancarville Bridge

Germany

  • Bietigheim Enz Valley Bridge
  • Blue Wonder
  • Cologne Mulheim Bridge
  • Cologne Rodenkirchen Bridge
  • Deutzer Hängebrücke
  • Elster Valley Bridge Pirk
  • Fehmarn Belt bridge
  • Fehmarn Sound bridge
  • Gedser-Rostock bridge
  • Glienicke Bridge
  • Göltzschtalbrücke
  • Hedemünden Werra valley bridge
  • Hörn Bridge
  • Kaiser-Wilhelm-Brücke
  • Kleve-Emmerich Bridge
  • Kochertalbrücke
  • Koersch Valley Bridge
  • Köhlbrandbrücke
  • Ludendorff Bridge
  • Magdeburg Water Bridge
  • Müngsten Bridge
  • Neckar Valley Bridge Weitingen
  • Oberbaumbrücke
  • Osten Transporter Bridge
  • Pierre Pflimlin bridge
  • Rügendamm
  • Theodor Heuss Bridge (Düsseldorf)
  • Theodor Heuss Bridge (Frankenthal)
  • Theodor Heuss Bridge (Mainz-Wiesbaden)
  • Waldschlößchenbrücke
  • Weihe Valley Bridge
  • Wommen Valley Bridge

Greece

  • Lake Polyfytos Bridge
  • Rio-Antirio bridge, longest cable-stayed bridge in the world
  • Tatarna Bridge

Hungary

  • Újpest railway bridge
  • Árpád Bridge
  • Margaret Bridge
  • Széchenyi Chain Bridge
  • Erzsébet Bridge
  • Liberty Bridge
  • Lágymányosi Bridge
  • Southern connecting railway bridge
  • Csepel Bridge
  • Gubacs Bridge

India

  • Bandra-Worli Sea Link
  • Coronation Bridge
  • Ellis Bridge
  • Godavari Bridge
  • Golden Bridge
  • Howrah Bridge,
  • Jubilee Bridge
  • Kolia Bhomora Setu
  • Mahatma Gandhi Setu
  • Nehru Bridge
  • Pamban Bridge
  • Ponte de Linhares
  • Vashi Bridge
  • Vidyasagar Setu
  • Vivekananda Setu

Indonesia

  • Suramadu Bridge
  • Barelang Bridge
  • Ampera Bridge
  • Barito Bridge

Iran

  • Khaju Bridge
  • Kohneh Bridge
  • Shahrestan bridge
  • Si-o-se Pol
  • Vahid Bridge
  • Veresk Bridge
  • white bridge

Iraq

  • Al-Aaimmah bridge
  • Al-Sarafiya bridge

Ireland

  • Barrow Bridge
  • Boyne River Bridge
  • Boyne Viaduct
  • Lifford Bridge
  • Michael Davitt Bridge
  • River Swilly

Israel

Italy

  • Ponte dell'Accademia
  • Ponte Amerigo Vespucci
  • Castelvecchio Bridge
  • Ponte alle Grazie
  • Ponte delle Guglie
  • Ponte della Libertà
  • Ponte della Maddalena
  • Ponte Minich
  • Rialto Bridge
  • Ponte Santa Trinita
  • Ponte degli Scalzi
  • Bridge of Sighs
  • Strait of Messina Bridge
  • Bassano Bridge
  • Ponte Vecchio

Japan

  • Akashi Kaikyō Bridge
  • Akinada Bridge
  • Bandai Bridge
  • Chikugo River Lift Bridge
  • Great Seto Bridge
  • Hakata-Ōshima Bridge
  • Hakuchō Bridge
  • Hirado Bridge
  • Hitsuishijima Bridge
  • Honshū-Shikoku Bridge Project
  • Hourai Bridge the longest wood bridge in the world
  • Innoshima Bridge
  • Iwakurojima Bridge
  • Kanmonkyo Bridge
  • Kansai International Airport access bridge ("The Sky Gate Bridge R")
  • Kintai Bridge
  • Kita Bisan-Seto Bridge
  • Konohana Bridge
  • Kurushima-Kaikyō Bridge
  • Minami Bisan-Seto Bridge
  • Nihonbashi Bridge
  • Ōnaruto Bridge
  • Rainbow Bridge
  • Shimotsui-Seto Bridge
  • Tatara Bridge
  • Tokyo Bay Aqua-Line
  • Tsūjun Bridge
  • Wakato Narrows Bridge
  • Yokohama Bay Bridge
  • Yoshima Bridge

Korea, North

  • Bridge of No Return
  • Sino-Korea Friendship Bridge (Sinŭiju)

Korea, South

  • Bridge of No Return
  • Cheongdam Bridge
  • Dangsan Railway Bridge
  • Dongho Bridge
  • Gimpo Bridge
  • Gwangan Bridge
  • Incheon Bridge
  • Namhae Bridge
  • Olympic Bridge
  • Seogang Bridge
  • Seongsu Bridge
  • Seonimgyo Bridge
  • Yanghwa Bridge
  • Yeongjong Bridge

Laos

  • Second Thai–Lao Friendship Bridge
  • Thai–Lao Friendship Bridge

Lithuania

  • Aleksotas Bridge
  • M. K. Čiurlionis Bridge
  • Mindaugas Bridge
  • Railway Bridge, Kaunas
  • Valakupiai Bridge
  • Vilijampolė Bridge
  • Žirmūnai Bridge

Luxembourg

  • Adolphe Bridge
  • Grand Duchess Charlotte Bridge
  • Passerelle

Malaysia

  • Batang Baram Bridge
  • Bukit Bunga-Ban Buketa Bridge
  • Buloh Kasap Bridge
  • Connaught Bridge
  • Dabong Bridge
  • Jambatan Iskandariah
  • Jambatan Kota
  • Jambatan Permatang Bendahari
  • Jambatan Raja Pemaisuri Bainun
  • Jambatan Sultan Abdul Jalil Shah
  • Jambatan Sultan Abu Bakar
  • Jambatan Sultan Ahmad Shah
  • Jambatan Sultan Azlan Shah
  • Jambatan Sultan Idris Shah II
  • Jambatan Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah
  • Jambatan Sultan Yusuf
  • Kuala Krai Bridge
  • Lake Temenggor Bridge
  • Malaysia-Singapore Second Link
  • Merdeka Bridge, Malaysia
  • Monorail Suspension Bridge
  • Muar Second Bridge
  • Parit Sulong Bridge
  • Penang Bridge
  • Penang Second Bridge
  • Permas Jaya Bridge
  • Prai River Bridge
  • Pulau Bunting Bridge
  • Putra Bridge
  • Selat Lumut Bridge
  • Seri Bakti Bridge
  • Seri Bestari Bridge
  • Seri Gemilang Bridge
  • Seri Perdana Bridge
  • Seri Saujana Bridge
  • Seri Setia Bridge
  • Seri Wawasan Bridge
  • Sultan Ahmad Shah II Bridge
  • Sultan Ismail Bridge
  • Sultan Ismail Petra Bridge
  • Sultan Mahmud Bridge
  • Sungai Johor Bridge
  • Sungai Linggi Bridge
  • Sultan Yahya Petra Bridge
  • Victoria Bridge, Malaysia

Mexico

  • Coatzacoalcos bridge
  • Tampico bridge
  • Mezcala bridge

Montenegro

Netherlands

  • Zeeland Bridge
  • Enneus Heerma Bridge
  • Erasmus Bridge
  • Willemsbrug

New Zealand

  • Auckland Harbour Bridge
  • Bridge to Nowhere
  • Kopu Bridge
  • Mangere Bridge
  • Otira Viaduct
  • Percy Burn Viaduct
  • Rakaia Bridges (road and rail)

Panama

Philippines

Portugal

  • 25 de Abril Bridge, Lisbon
  • Vasco da Gama Bridge, Lisbon, the longest bridge in Europe at 17.2 km.
  • D. Maria Pia Bridge, Porto
  • Arrábida Bridge, Porto
  • D. Luís Bridge, Porto

Romania

  • Trajan's bridge, Drobeta-Turnu Severin, ancient Roman bridge over the river Danube,(destroyed)
  • King Carol I Bridge, a railway bridge over Danube, in Cernavodă
  • Podul Grant, Bucharest

Russia

Moscow

  • Luzhniki Metro Bridge
  • Andreyevsky Road Bridge
  • Andreyevsky Rail Bridge
  • Pushkinsky Bridge
  • Krymsky (Crimean) Bridge
  • Patriarshy Bridge
  • Bolshoy Kamenny Bridge
  • Bolshoy Moskvoretsky Bridge
  • Bolshoy Ustinsky Bridge
  • Bolshoy Krashokholmsky Bridge
  • Novospassky Bridge

St Petersburg

  • Blagoveshchensky Bridge
  • Palace Bridge
  • Liteyny Bridge
  • Alexander Nevsky Bridge
  • Trinity Bridge
  • Peter the Great Bridge
  • Anichkov Bridge
  • Egyptian Bridge
  • Bankovsky Bridge
  • Bridge of Four Lions
  • Tripartite Bridge
  • Lomonosov Bridge
  • Exchange Bridge
  • Tuchkov Bridge
  • Italian Bridge
  • Volodarsky Bridge
  • Big Obukhovsky Bridge
  • Semenovsky Bridge

Others

  • Krasnoyarsk Bridge
  • Khabarovsk Bridge
  • Saratov Bridge
  • Surgut Bridge
  • Khanty-Mansiysk Bridge

Serbia

  • Branko's Bridge in Belgrade.
  • Gazela Bridge in Belgrade.
  • New Railroad Bridge in Belgrade.
  • Pančevo Bridge in Belgrade.
  • Freedom Bridge in Novi Sad.
  • Varadin Bridge in Novi Sad.
  • Road-Railway Bridge in Novi Sad.

Slovakia

South Africa

  • Aliwal north bridge
  • Kaayman's River Bridge
  • Paul Sauer Bridge
  • Tugela River Bridge

Spain

Sweden

  • Älvsborg Bridge, 933 m (418 m span)
  • Höga Kusten Bridge, 1,867 m (1,210 m span)
  • Igelsta Bridge, 2,140 m
  • Öland bridge, 6,072 m
  • Oresund Bridge, from Sweden to Denmark. 7,845 m (of which 5,300 m in Sweden. 490 m span)
  • Stallbacka Bridge, 1392 m
  • Tjörnbron Bridge, 664 m (366 m span)
  • Uddevalla Bridge, 1,712 m (414 m span)
  • Obbola Bridge, 1,381 m (it is divided into two bridges, that are 979 m and 402 m long)

Switzerland

  • Chapel Bridge, Lucerne
  • Teufelsbrücke, Schöllenen Gorge, Uri

Tajikistan

  • Tajik-Afghan Friendship Bridge

Thailand

Turkey

United Kingdom

United States

Uzbekistan

  • Afghanistan–Uzbekistan Friendship Bridge
  • Amu Daria River Bridge

Venezuela

  • Angostura Bridge
  • General Rafael Urdaneta Bridge
  • Orinoquia Bridge

Zimbabwe and Zambia


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