Top 6 Longest Cable-Stayed Bridges in India

A cable-stayed bridge has one or more towers to support the bridge deck using the cables, Basically Cable-Stayed Bridges are longer than cantilever bridges and shorter than suspension bridges. There are number of Cable-Stayed Bridges in India and 5 Cable-Stayed Bridges Under Construction.

Kacchi Dargah Bidupur Bridge, Bihar

Kacchi Dargah Bidupur Bridge, connecting Kacchi Dargah in Patna and Bidupur in Hajipur will be 6th lane extra does cable-stayed bridge and also first bridge of Bihar and will be one of the Asia’s longest bridge in India.

Kota Chambal Bridge – 1.5 km

Kota Chambal Bridge was inaugurated in 2017 with a total length 1.5 km across Chambal river. The breathtaking and picturesque 6 lane bridge crosses the Chambal river just outside the kota city.

Cable Stayed Bridge, Bharuch

Bharuch cable stayed bridge also known as New Narmada Bridge is a 1.4 km long four-lane bridge built over river Narmada and known as longest extra dosed bridge in India.

Vidyasagar Setu

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The Second Hooghly Bridge is known as Vidyasagar Setu,A Cable-Stayed toll bridge over the Hooghly River in West Bengal. Vidyasagar Setu is longest cable–stayed bridge in India and one of the longest in Asia.

Bandra–Worli Sea Link

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Rajiv Gandhi Sea Link is one of the most stunning bridges in India,connect Bandra with Worli and part of the proposed Western Freeway. The Bandra–Worli Sea Link is a civil engineering marvel with 5.6 kilometer long concrete road,420 ft high towers which crosses the Arabian Sea.

New Yamuna Bridge

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The New Yamuna Bridge is one of the longest cable-stayed bridge in India,connecting the city of Allahabad to its neighborhood of Naini. New Yamuna Bridge is constructed across the Yamuna river.

Nivedita Setu

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A cable-stayed bridge over Hooghly River next to Vivekananda Setu and marvelous attractions of West Bengal. Nivedita Setu is the first bridge in the country that is a single profile cable-stayed bridge.

Ram Jhula Cable Bridge, Nagpur

Ram Jhula is an attractive cable stayed bridge with modern technology, located near the Nagpur Railway Station. The second phase of the new six lane cable stayed railway over bridge is also started along with ongoing Metro Rail project.

Krishnarajapuram Hanging Bridge

Krishnarajapuram cable stayed hanging bridge built over the Krishnarajapuram Railway station on the National Highway 4, The area has one of the largest lakes in Bangalore.

Signature Bridge, Delhi

Signature Bridge of Delhi is a cantilever spar cable stayed bridge over Yamuna river, connecting Wazirabad to East Delhi. The Signature bridge is tallest structure in Delhi and inaugurated on November 2018 to ease out the traffic.

Versova Bandra Sea Link

Versova-Bandra Sea Link is another long sealink that connects Bandra with Versova and will have a 150-metre-long cable-stayed portion bridge on Western Freeway.

Akkar Bridge

Akkar Bridge is Indias first cable stayed bridge located in Jorethang, Sikkim. The Cable-stayed concrete bridge is build over Rangit River on a single tower.

Haridwar Bridge

A Cable-Stayed Bridge is located at Haridwar-Rishikesh Road over Ganges river. Haridwar Cable-Stayed Bridge is Asia’s only bridge that suspends on mere Cables.

Raja Bhoj Cable Stay Bridge

Raja Bhoj Cable Stay Bridge was inaugurated on 26 May 2017, Connecting Kamla Park to VIP Road Crossing. The 220 metre long cable stay bridge is Madhya Pradesh’s first cable stay bridge on the Upper Lake of Bhopal.