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 9 770 m ? 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
China Liupanshan 9 490 m 2012 Qingdao-Lamzhou Expressway (2 tubes)
Norway Mælefjell 9 400 m 2019 Between Hjartdal and Seljord
Switzerland Seelisberg 9 292 m 12.12.1980 N2 Shortest tube: 9250 m
China Niuyanshan 9 240 m ? 2 tubes. Beijing - Taipei Expressway
China West Qinglin (Mayazi) 9 007 m 2013 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.
China Foling 8 805 m ? 2 tubes. Shanxi - Tianli Expressway
China Zhegushan 8 803 m ? 2 tubes. Wenchuan - Maerkang Expressway
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 Micangshan 8 694 m 29.11.2014 Pingliang-Wudu Expressway
China Jinlong (Longtan) 8 693 m 2010 2 tubes. Hu-Rong Highway, Yichang - Enshi section
China Huangzhushan 8 660 m   Beijing - Taipei Expressway
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 Tangjialou 8 530 m   Shanxi - Hefen 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
China Dapingshan 8 263 m   Hubei - Hefen Expressway
China Huayingshan 8 159 m    
Norway Steigen 8 079 m 1990 Rv. 835 Nordland
China Ziyang (Mixiliang) 8 063 m 2010 Ankang - Maoba Expressway  
China Qishan 8 041 m    
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 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 Maluanshan 7 892 m 2008 Piang - Yap Expressway
China Qing-Huang (Jiaozhou Bay Tunnel) 7 800 m 01.07.2011 2 tubes. subsea tunnel
Norway Eiksund 7 765 m 23.02.2008 The World's deepest subaqueous road tunnel (-287 m)
Norway Karmøy 7 741 m 05.09.2013 Rv. 47 Subaqueous tunnel near Haugesund (T-connection + 1164 m)
Norway Svartisen 7 615 m 1987 Rv. 17 Nordland
China Cangling 7 605 m 12.2007 Taizhou J inyun Expressway
China Fangdoushan (Jinzhaishan) 7 581 m 05.12.2006 2 tubes. Zhongxian - Shizhu Expressway
Norway Høyanger 7 543 m 25.05.1982 Rv. 55 Sogn og Fjordane
China Shimenya 7 524 m 2012 2 tubes. Yichang - Badong Expressway
Norway Vallavik 7 510 m 27.04.1985 Rv. 7 Hordaland
Norway Oppdølstranda 7 500 m 15.08.2014 Rv. 70 Møre og Romsdal
Slovakia Višnové 7 480 m 2010 Exploration tunneling since 09.1998
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
China Aizigou 7 246 m   Kala Yangfanggou Power Station road
Japan Shinkobe 7 175 m 1988 1st tube: 6910 m (1976)
China Lizhuang 7 147 m   Jingping Power Station road
China Baiyun 7 120 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 Queershan 7 048 m   2 tubes. National highway 317
China Taining 7 039 m u.c. 2 tubes. Jianning - Taining Expressway
China Donghu (East Lake) 7 018 m   East Lake Expressway
China Trola 7 000 m   Sichuan-Tibet Expressway. 2nd World's highest tunnel
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 Egan 6 948 m 2012 Daqing - Guangzhou Expressway
China Mingzhu 6 900 m   Getun (Gejiu - Mengzi) Highway
China Fenshuiling 6 891 m 2013  
China Tongsheng 6 887 m u.c. 2 tubes. Shiyan - Fangxian Expressway
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
China Anyuan 6 868 m 2013 Guyong Expressway
China Jinggangshen 6 810 m 2013 Jangxi - Taijing Expressway
China Maojingba 6 776 m 2013 Daqing - Guangzhou Expressway
China Sizhouling 6 765 m 2013 Zhejiang - Longli Expressway
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
6 745 m
10.12.1980
2013
A14 in Vorarlberg
China Wuchiba 6 713 m 2008 2 tubes. Shanghai - Chengdu West Expressway
China Baizishan 6 710 m   One tube, Chengwan Highway
China Yangjiao 6 707 m 2008 Jieshui Expressway
China Gaoligongshan 6 680 m 2014 Dulongjiang Highway
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
China Dazhuang 6 570 m   Enshi-Guangyuan Expressway
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
China Zangshan 6 440 m    
China Jiuyishan 6 400 m    
Norway Fjærland 6 397 m 31.05.1986 Rv. 5 Sogn og Fjordane
Czech republic Blanka 6 382 m 19.09.2015 2 tubes. Praha City ring. Three consecutive tunnels: Brusnicky, Dejvicky, Bubenecsky
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
China Haicang 6 335 m 2017 Subsea tunnel
China Gaoling 6 333 m 2013  
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 6 187 m 12.2007 2 tubes. Zhuji - Yongjia Expressway
Italy Pretunnel Grand St. Bernard South 6 150 m   T2, Covered road
China Qinling Yihao 6 144 m 2007 2 tubes. Jingkun Expressway
China Qinling Erhao 6 125 m 2007 2 tubes. Jingkun 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. Jieshui Expressway
China Fengshuiguan 6 043 m 2012 2 tubes. Ningde - Wuyishan Expressway
China Tiefengshan 2 6 022 m 2007 2 tubes. Wankai Expressway
China Xinwuji 6 015 m 2013 2 tubes Shizhu - Chongqing Expressway
China Shigushan 6 005 m 2012 2 tubes Xiamen - Shaxian Expressway
China Zhuhai 5 990 m 2017 2 tubes. Hong Kong - Macao 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
China Fenghuangling 5 897 m 2011 2 tubes
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
China Jiangjunshi 5 805 m 2012 2 tubes. Guangyuan - Gansu Expressway
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
China Youcheling 5 754 m 2012 Ningbo-Dongguan Expressway
Norway Filefjell 5 733 m 2017 E16
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 u.c. 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 Mengshan 5 655 m 2013 Shanxi-Tianli Expressway
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 Damiao 5 645 m   Daqing-Guangzhou Expressway
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 5 564 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
China Yemaliang 5 512 m   Shanxi - Linghe Expressway
China Chuyang (Huoshao'an) 5 501 m   Shanghai-Chengdu Expressway
Austria Bosruck 5 500 m 21.10.1983 A9 Gleinalm autobahn, 2nd tube planned, 5428 m
China Qiangfengling 5 495 m 2011 Lingqiu - Shanyin Expressway
China Liulangshan 5 493 m   Shuozhou Ring Expressway
China Jiulingshan 5 473 m 2008 Daguang Expressway
China Bayuan 5 450 m 2012 2 tubes. Xi'an - Shangzhou 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 Futang 5 347 m 2012 2 tubes.
China Qipanguan 5 347 m 2009 2 tubes. Ningqiang - Qipanguan Expressway
China Daliangzi 5 333 m 2008 Lianghekou power station road
China Huling (Guiling) 5 333 m 2008 2 tunnels. Hanzhong - Manchuanguan Expressway
China Yingxiu 5 325 m 2012 Duwen 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
China Bataishan 5 275 m 2013 Chengwan Expressway
China Nanjingli 5 273 m   Ruilong Expressway
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)
China Yanmenguan 5 235 m 08.2005 2 tubes. Datong - Yuncheng Expressway
Spain Juan Carlos I (New Vielha) 5 230 m 2005 Three lanes. Altitude: 1595 m
China Jiahuoyan 5 224 m 2010 2 tubes. Shanghai - Chengdu Expressway
China Tongluoshan 5 197 m 2009 2 tubes Lingshui - Dianjiang. 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
China Changshan 5 106 m 2013 2 tubes
China Yushan 5 100 m   2 tubes
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
China Taishi 5 028 m   2 tubes
China Taoguan II 5 015 m   2 tubes. Wenchuan-Maerkang Expressway
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
China Fenghuangshan 5 000 m   2 tubes. Ankang-Maoba Expressway
China Peach Guan II 5 000 m   2 tubes. Duwen Expressway
Italy Pozzano 5 000 m 2006 SS145. Also named: Seiano or Vico Equense, 1497 m, opened in 1989

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