The World's Road Tunnels 10 000 - 5 000 m
Country Tunnel Length Date of opening Notes
Austria Plabutsch (east tube) 9 919 m 27.06.1987 A9 Pyhrn Autobahn, Graz. West tube: 10085 m (17.12.2004)
China Zhongtiaoshan 9 670 m 2013 2 tubes. Yuncheng - Lingbao Expressway
Japan Tokyo Aqua 9 583 m 18.12.1997 The World's longest subsea road tunnel, Tokyo bay aqualine. 2nd (in bound) tube : 9576 m
Switzerland Seelisberg 9 292 m 12.12.1980 N2 Shortest tube: 9250 m
China Mayazi 9 000 m 2012 2 tubes. Longnan-Guanzigou, Wenxian Expressway
China Changxing 8 950 m 31.10.2009 2 tubes. Shanghai Yangtse river tunnel (-65 m). Chongming -Changxing link
India Rohtang 8 820 m 2015 Himachal Pradesh - Jammu on Manali-Leh highway (Kaschmir). Start of work 28.06.2010.
Italy Variante di valico 8 703 m 201x 2 tubes on new A1 motorway between Barberino del Mugello and Sasso Marconi. Pilot bore started 1999
China Xiang'an 8 695 m 26.04.2010 Subsea tunnel in Xiamen. Deepest point -68 m. 2 tubes with three lanes + service-tunnel.
China Longtan 8 657 m 2010 2 tubes. Hu-Rong Highway, Yichang - Enshi section
Japan Enasan 8 646 m 1985 1st tube: 8498 m (1975). Chuo expressway
France - Spain Somport 8 608 m 17.01.2003 N-330 Altitude 1116 m - 1183 m
Portugal Serra da Estrela 8 600 m PRJ Under Natural Park. Manteigas - IC 7
China Zhegushan 8 850 m u.c. 2 tubes. Wenchuan - Maerkang Expressway
Japan Yamate 8 400 m 7.3.2010 Central Circular Route in Tokyo (The Central Circular Route’s Shinagawa Route is set to open in 2013. New length: 11 000 m)
Norway Korgfjellet 8 568 m 16.09.2005 E6 Nordland
Austria Gleinalm 8 320 m 11.08.1978 A9 Gleinalm autobahn
Norway Steigen 8 079 m 1990 Rv. 835 Nordland
Austria - Slovenia Karawanken 8 019 m 01.06.1991 A 9, 4 414 m in Austria
Italy Sant' Antonio Morignone 7 960 m 18.02.2000 SS 38 near Bormio Lombardy (3 linked tunnels)
Norway Bømlafjord 7 931 m 28.12.2000 Subaqueous tunnel, E 39 Stavanger - Bergen (-262.5 m)
China Xueshanliang 7 957 m u.c. Chuanzhusi - Huanglong Highway
China Balangshan 7 945 m u.c. Chuanzhusi - Huanglong Highway
China Mixiliang 7 938 m 2010 Ankang-Maoba Expressway
China Kuocangshan 7 929 m 12.2007 2 tubes. Zhuji - Yongjia Expressway
Germany Rennsteig 7 916 m 03.2003 A 71, 2 tubes with 2 lanes each
China Jiaozhou Bay Tunnel 7 800 m 2011 2 tubes
Norway Eiksund 7 765 m 23.02.2008 The World's deepest subaqueous road tunnel (-287 m)
Norway Karmøy 7 720 m 05.2013 Rv. 47 Subaqueous tunnel near Haugesund (T-connection)
Norway Svartisen 7 615 m 1987 Rv. 17 Nordland
China Fangdoushan (Jinzhaishan) 7 605 m 05.12.2006 2 tubes. Zhongxian - Shizhu Expressway
China Cangling 7 605 m 12.2007 Taizhou J inyun Expressway
Norway Høyanger 7 543 m 25.05.1982 Rv. 55 Sogn og Fjordane
China Shimenya 7 520 m 2012 2 tubes. Yichang - Badong Expressway
Norway Vallavik 7 510 m 27.04.1985 Rv. 7 Hordaland
Slovakia Višnové 7 480 m 2010 Exploration tunneling since 09.1998
Norway Oppdølstranda 7 430 m 2014 Rv. 70 Møre og Romsdal
Norway Åkrafjord 7 400 m 05.07.2000 E 134 Hordaland
Norway Oslofjord 7 390 m 29.06.2000 Subaqueous tunnel near Oslo (-134 m)
China Motianling 7 353 m 2010 2 tubes. Yichang - Chongqing Expressway
Japan Shinkobe 7 175 m 1988 1st tube: 6910 m (1976)
China Baiyun 7 160 m 2009 2 tubes. Chongqing - Changsha Expressway
Iceland Ólafsfjörður 7 140 m 02.10.2010 Héðinsfjörður - Ólafsfjörður
China Xishan 7 110 m 2011 2 tubes. Taiyuan-Gujiao Expressway
China Anyuan 7 107 m   Guyong Expressway
China Taining 7 039 m u.c. 2 tubes. Jianning - Taining Expressway
Austria Landeck 6 955 m 24.06.2000 A12/B180 Landeck south-east ring
China Xuefengshan 6 956 m 08.11.2007 2 tubes. Shaoyang - Huaihua Expressway
China Mingzhu 6 900 m   Getun (Gejiu-Mengzi) Highway
China Tongsheng 6 887 m u.c. 2 tubes. Shiyan - Fangxian Expressway
China Queershan 6 887 m u.c. 2 tubes. National highway 317
Norway Nordkapp 6 875 m 15.06.1999 Ev. 69 Finnmark, subaqueous tunnel (-150 m)
France Maurice Lemaire 6 872 m 1976 Railway 1937 - 1973, RN 159, closed 2000
Austria Tauern 6 765 m
6 546 m
21.06.1975
30.04.2010
A 10, 2 tubes
Norway Frudal 6 758 m 29.10.1995 Rv. 5 Sogn og Fjordane
Austria Pfänder 6 718 m 10.12.1980 A14 near Bregenz. 2nd tube, 6 745 m, under construction since october 2007. Work of TBM will be finished in 2012.
China Wuchiba 6 713 m 2008 2 tubes. Shanghai - Chengdu West Expressway
China Yangjiao 6 682 m 2008 2 tubes. Chongqing - Changsha Expressway
China Lüjialiang 6 664 m 2008 2 tubes. Zhongxian - Shizhu Expressway
Japan Karisaka 6 625 m 1998  
Norway Fodnes 6 604 m 29.09.1995 Rv. 5 Sogn og Fjordane
Nederland Westerschelde 6 600 m 14.03.2003 2 tubes. Subaqueous tunnel (-65 m)
Switzerland San Bernardino 6 596 m 01.12.1967 N13
Norway Innfjord 6 594 m 1991 E 136 Møre og Romsdal
Norway Kvivs 6 563 m 22.09.2012 E 39 Møre og Romsdal
China Mingyueshan 6 559 m 2008 2 tubes. Dianjiang - Lingshui Expressway
China Xinglingjing 6 555 m 2011 2 tubes. Taiyuan - Jianxian Expressway
China Donggongshan 6 537 m 2012 2 tubes. Ningde - Wuyishan Expressway
China Xiakou 6 487 m 2012 2 tubes. Yichang-Badong Expressway
South Korea Hamyang 6 400 m   Taejon - Hamyang Expressway
Norway Fjærland 6 397 m 31.05.1986 Rv. 5 Sogn og Fjordane
Norway Sørdals 6 370 m 01.12.2007 E 10 Lofoten connection
Japan Higo 6 340 m 1989 2nd tube: 6328 m (1999). Kiusyu expressway
Colombia Tunnel 1 6 330 m ? Carretera Tobiagrande - Puerto Salgar
China Putaoshan 6 308 m 2008 2 tubes. Chongqing-Changsha Expressway
Iran Alborz 6 300 m   2 tubes on new Shamal Freeway linking Teheran with Chalus. 2450 m above sea level. Excavation of the Service Tunnel began from the northern portal in September 2004.
Japan Kakuto 6 255 m 1995 2nd tube under construction: 6251 m. Kiusyu expressway
Vietnam Haûi Vaân Pass 6 247 m 05.06.2005 1172 m above sea level
China Shuangfeng 6 184 m 12.2007 2 tubes. Zhuji - Yongjia Expressway
China Qing - Huang 6 170 m 30.06.2011 2 tubes. Jiaozhou Bay, Qingdao City. China's second under sea tunnel
Italy Pretunnel Grand St. Bernard South 6 150 m   T2, Covered road
China Qinling I 6 144 m 2007 2 tubes. Xi'an-Hanzhong Expressway
China Qinling II 6 125 m 2007 2 tubes. Xi'an-Hanzhong Expressway
China Dabashan 6 123 m 2011 2 tubes. Dazhou - Shaanxi Expressway
Faeroe Islands Nordoyatunnilin 6 100 m 29.04.2006 Subsea tunnel, Eysturoy - Bordoy
China Zhongxing 6 105 m 2009 2 tubes. Ningde-Wuyishan Expressway
China Fengshuiguan 6 043 m 2012 2 tubes. Ningde-Wuyishan Expressway
China Tiefengshan 2 6 025 m 2007 2 tubes. Wanzhou - Kaixian Expressway
Norway Naustdal 5 970 m 18.08.1995 Rv. 5 Sogn og Fjordane
Norway Øksendal 5 965 m 28.10.2000 Rv. 62 Møre og Romsdal
China Xiamen Xiang 5 960 m 2010 2 tubes. Subaqueous tunnel in Fujian province
Italy Guinza 5 937 m 2014 E78
Japan Hakamagoshi 5 932 m 2000 Tokai - Hokuriku expressway
Austria Katschberg 5 898 m
5 565 m
4.04.2008
21.06.1975
A10
Old length: 5 439 m. Rebuilt and opened for one way traffic on 30.04.2009
Norway Byfjord 5 875 m 30.11.1992 E39 Rogaland, Subaqueous tunnel (-223 m)
Norway Tosen 5 857 m 1986 Rv. 76 Nordland
Italy - Switzerland Grand St. Bernard 5 854 m 19.03.1964 T 2 "World's longest" 1964 - 1978
Austria Strengen 5 851 m 16.12.2005 2 tubes. S 16, near Landeck
Iceland Fáskrúðsfjarðargöng 5 850 m 09.09.2005 Length including 200 m overbuilt extensions
Switzerland Pretunnel Grand St. Bernard Nord 5 850 m   N 21 Covered road
Albania Kalimash (Thirra) 5 800 m
5 650 m
07.2010 2 tubes on the motorway between Durres and Morine, on the Albany - Kosovo highway. Breakthrough in the north tube on 31.05.2009. South tube on 04.06.2009.
Turkey Kop Dagi II 5 800 m   Bayburt - Erzurum
Croatia Mala Kapela 5 780 m
5 821 m
15.06.2005
30.05.2009
A1, Bosiljevo – Zadar on Zagreb - Split motorway
Iceland Hvalfjarðargöng 5 770 m 01.07.1998 Subaqueous tunnel (-165 m)
Norway Finnøy 5 766 m 30.10.2009 Rennesøy - Finnøy + a 1450 m long tunnel to Talgje. Subaqueous (-150 m)
Switzerland Kerenzer 5 760 m 09.04.1986 A3
Norway Atlanterhav (Averøy) 5 727 m 19.12.2009 Rv. 67 Møre og Romsdal (-245 m)
Norway Haukeli 5 682 m 09.1968 E 134 Hordaland
China Jieling 5 681 m 2012 T2 tubes. Yichang - Badong Expressway
Croatia Sveti Rok 5 679 m
5 670 m
30.06.2003
30.05.2009
A1, under Velebit on Zagreb - Split motorway
Portugal Marao 5 655 m 2014 2 tubes
China Yanmenguan 5 650 m 08.2005 2 tubes. Datong - Yuncheng Expressway
Norway Hitra 5 645 m 08.12.1994 Rv. 714 Subaqueous tunnel (-264 m)
China Jiangjunshi 5 585 m 2013 2 tubes. Guangyuan - Gansu Expressway
China Meiguling 5 580 m 2003 2 tubes. Beijing-Fuzhou Expressway
China Yunzhongshan 5 575 m 2011 2 tubes. Xinzhou - Baode County Expressway
Japan Hanna 5 578 m 1997 2nd tube: 5576 m. Daini - Hanna expressway
China Qiangfengling 5 570 m 2011 2 tubes. Lingqiu - Shanyin Expressway
China Lajishan 5 530 m 2012 2 tubes. Xi-jiu highway
Denmark Kallsoyar 5 526 m 1985 Faeroe Islands
Switzerland Mappo - Morettina 5 518 m 13.06.1996 A 13 Locarno bypass
Austria Bosruck 5 500 m 21.10.1983 A9 Gleinalm autobahn, 2nd tube planned, 5428 m
China Huoshao'an 5 500 m 2012 2 tubes. Yichang - Badong Expressway
China Bayuan 5 450 m 2012 2 tubes. Xi'an - Shangzhou Expressway
China Jiulingshan 5 440 m 2008 2 tubes. Wuning - Jian Expressway
Iceland Bolungarvikurgöng (Óshlið) 5 435 m 25.09.2010  
China Sanhuashi 5 434 m 2012 2 tubes. Shiyan-Tianshui Expressway
Japan Kanpuzan 5 432 m 1999 Under Mt. Kanpu (Island of Shikoku)
Turkey Eurasia 5 400 m 2015 Subaqueous double deck tunnel, under Bosphorus (-106,4 m)
Colombia Tunnel 11 5 370 m ? Carretera Tobiagrande - Puerto Salgar
China Qipanguan 5 347 m 2009 2 tubes. Ningqiang - Qipanguan Expressway
China Guling 5 333 m 2008 2 tunnels. Hanzhong - Manchuanguan Expressway
Norway Frøya 5 305 m 23.06.2000 Subaqueous tunnel, Rv. 714 Hitra - Frøya (-164 m)
Austria Felbertauern 5 304 m 1967 B108 Felberntauernstrasse
Turkey Cankurtaran 5 286 m   2 tubes. Hopa - Borcka. Start of drilling on Sunday 26 June 2011
Norway Heggur 5 277 m 1984 Fv. 92 Tafjord, Møre og Romsdal
Italy Cels 5 245 m 08.12.1992 A32, 2 tubes. Torino - Frejus tunnel
Spain Alfonso XIII (Vielha) Photo 5 240 m 1948 N230 "World's longest" 1948 - 1964 (5 133 m)
Spain Juan Carlos I (New Vielha) 5 230 m 2005 Three lanes. Altitude: 1595 m
China Yanmengshan 5 230 m 2003 2 tubes. Datong - [Yuncheng] Expressway
China Tongluoshan 5 197 m 2009 2 tubes Lingshui-Dianjiang Expressway
China Jiahuoyan 5 224 m 2010 2 tubes. Shanghai-Chengdu Expressway
China Tongluoshan 5 200 m   2 tubes. Hurong Expressway
Switzerland Sachseln 5 191 m 24.09.1997 A8 Near Sarnen
Austria Scmitten 5 111 m 27.06.1996 B 311 near Zell am see
Austria Roppen 5 095 m 06.07.1990
23.09.2009
A 12 between Innsbruck and Landeck
2nd tube
Norway Freifjord 5 086 m 1992 Rv. 70, Kristiansund, Møre og Romsdal, subaqueous tunnel (-130 m)
China Fengjieliang 5 085 m 2010 2 tubes Chongqing-Yichang Expressway
China Caihongling 5 068 m 2007 Shuanghe Highway
Croatia Ucka 5 062 m 1981 A8 northwest of Rijeka
Norway Flenja 5 053 m 1986 (Ev. 16) Sogn og Fjordane
Spain del Cadì 5 026 m 29.10.1984 Altitude 1236 - 1176 m
China Dafengkou 5 003 m 2011 2 tubes. Wushan-Fengjie Expressway
Tajikistan Anzob 5 000 m 26.07.2006 Dushumbe - Khujand road
China Baipan 5 000 m   2 tubes. Jinji Expressway
Italy Pozzano 5 000 m 2006 SS145. Also named: Seiano or Vico Equense, 1497 m, opened in 1989

Warm thanks to: Eugenio A. Merzagora

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