Longest Road Tunnel in the World

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Longest road tunnel in the world is Lærdal Tunnel. This road tunnel had a long of 24.52 km (15.23 mi) that connecting Lærdal and Aurland in Sogn og Fjordane, Norway. Location at approximately 175-200 kilometers (109-124 mi) north-east of Bergen and this is the longest road tunnel in the world. Follow this article until the end to get the information.

Longest Road Tunnel in the World

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Longest road tunnel in the world carries two lanes of European Route E16 and represents the final link on the new main highway that connecting Oslo and Bergen. It without connections and difficult mountain crossing during winter. This is the world’s longest road tunnel that can be passed with human by using vehicles, and the longest tunnel in the world that also can be passed with human is The Gotthard Base Tunnel by using train. Here is the album of Lærdal Tunnel.

 

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Longest Road Tunnel in the World

Longest road tunnel in the world was started construction in 1995, and opened in 2000. It cost $113.1M USD (1.082 billion Norwegian krone). Vehicles reaches 1000 per day. The highest elevation is 265 m (869 ft) and the lowest elevation is 5 m (16 ft). Width of this road tunnel is 9 m (30 ft). Thank you for visiting and reading the article about longest road tunnel in the world.

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