Jun 24, 2024, 12:39 PM IST

5 longest bridges in India

Deepika Shakya

Here are 5 longest bridges in India

Dhola-Sadiya Bridge

Dhola-Sadiya Bridge, also known as the Bhupen Hazarika Setu, is the longest bridge in India, spanning 9.15 kilometers. 

Mahatma Gandhi Setu

Mahatma Gandhi Setu, which is 5.75 kilometers long, connects Patna in Bihar with Hajipur across the Ganges River.

Bandra-Worli Sea Link

Bandra-Worli Sea Link  in Mumbai, Maharashtra, is 5.6 kilometers long.

Vikramshila Setu

Vikramshila Setu, stretching 4.7 kilometers, connects Bhagalpur in Bihar with Naugachia across the Ganges River.

Vembanad Rail Bridge

Vembanad Rail Bridge is 4.62 kilometers long and connects Edappally with Vallarpadam in Kerala.

India boasts some of the longest bridges in the world, each playing a vital role in enhancing connectivity, supporting trade, and driving economic growth.

These bridges aren't just structures, they are vital connections that drive progress across the country.