Highway is used for the transportation purpose where people cross the area of one to another it’s a road for the public also means that community way.
In every advanced and developed countries highways are constructed greatly they want to build greater ways, roads, and highways for the public transportations some highways are very attractive sites throughout the area and well established by the developed countries.
Highway also provide the facility to import export between the countries mostly highways are developed by the government so they provide the name and numbered for the public or other transportation.
United state country has largest or longest highways as compare to others well established countries they also has more than one longest national highways with the various name and numbered which is given by the Government.
Here is the list of Top 10 Longest National Highways in the world 2017.
10. INTERSTATE 80 (I-80), UNITED STATES
Interstate 80 is very attractive and longest national highway in the world that lie on the length almost 4,666 kilometers this huge project was start for the construction in 1956 and was open for the public after thirty years of completion in 1986. It covers the area of major cities such as Oakland, Sacramento, Salt Lake City, Omaha, Des Moines, and Toledo, and passes within 10 miles (16 km) of Chicago, Cleveland, and New York City. This longest highway has very beautiful sites for the people it’s also well established by the United State.
9. US ROUTE 6
Another United State highway is US ROUTE 6 which is also known as grand army of the republic highway observance the American Civil War veterans association, is a main route of the U.S. Highway system. The Interstate System, commenced by President Eisenhower in the 1950s, was responsible for the death of roadways like Route 66. US 6 is a geometry route, whose number is out of pattern along the rest of the U.S. Highway grid in the western US. US ROUTE 6 is also announced as largest national highway in the world with the length of 5,158 kilometers and start from east-northeast from California, Bishop and finished link at Massachusetts, Province town.
8. US ROUTE 20
T US ROUTE 20 highway is found in east -west United States highway that extends from the Pacific Northwest all the way to New England it is also declared longest highway in the world length is about 3,365 miles (5,415 km), it is also the longest road in the United States. Around sides of this longest highway views during travel entertain well because its passes through the most beautiful sites of US and people enjoy the journey on this huge highway. It’s totally non-profit Historic US highway Association that was established in 2012, and is Consecrated to identifying the cultural value of, promoting the economic development of cities, towns and communities.
7. INTERSTATE 90 (I-90), UNITED STATES
This Highway transcontinental freeway and the longest Interstate Highway in the United States with the length of 3,020.54 miles (4,861.09 km) it declared as one of the longest highway in the entire world. Its largest highway and cover the major cities of Boston, Albany, Buffalo, Cleveland, Chicago, Seattle and also linked with other cities like Springfield, Syracuse, Erie, Rockford, Madison, Wisconsin, Billings, and Spokane. Along with this highway there is great attraction for the travelers who cross this big national highway its construction was began in the year 1950 and completed in 1985 after 35 years.
6. CHINA NATIONAL HIGHWAY 010
China national highway also known as Tongsan Expressway and cover the area of the provinces of Heilongjiang, Shandong, Jiangsu, Jilin, Liaoning, Shanghai, Guangdong, Zhejiang and Fujian. This Chinese highways length is 5,700 km (3,500 mi) declared as longest highway in the world this road also transport heavy duty transportation also other automobiles and announced as longest highway from the globe and Chinese’s longest highway as well. It has done main routes of the five norths south and seven east west in China it is world busiest highway and well established by the China.
5. GOLDEN QUADRILATERAL HIGHWAY NETWORK, INDIA
This largest highway situated in India and world fifth longestas well, which is introduced by NDA Government guide by Atal Bihari Vajpayee who is Prime Minister this largest highway was established with cost of US$9 billion with calculated length of 5,846 km. All the planning for this highway project was completed during 1999 but the construction work officially started in 2001 and construction completed in the year 2006 it actually became operational in January 2012. This longest Highways connecting India’s four top major cities such as Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai and Kolkata, thereby, forming a quadrilateral.
4. TRANS-CANADA HIGHWAY
This highway was start too built in 1950 but formally established in 1962 by Prime Minister John Diefenbaker however its construction ended in 1971 and declared as one of the longest national highway in the whole world with the length of 7,821 kilometers. This longest national highway linked the major cities of this country also run in all provinces in the Canada, it was organized by the highway system who known for its signalized white-on-green maple leaf productions. During 2012 provide the electric charges on the highway for the people.
3. TRANS-SIBERIAN HIGHWAY
Trans Siberian highway with the length of 11000 kilometers it’s declared longest national highway in the world also one of the busiest and well constructed highway in the whole world. This national highway turned fully paved on 12 August 2015 this highway composed of the roads “Russia”, “Ural”, “Irtysh”, “Siberia”, “Baikal”, “Amur” and “Ussuri it is also declared as most dangerous road globally because some part of this longest road are in terrible condition Heavy rain and severe winters make it even more tough to navigate. All distance of the Trans-Siberian highway, there are numerous areas with active road works.
2. HIGHWAY 1, AUSTRALIA
Another world longest National highway in the world that covers the area of about 14500 kilometers and linked with mainland states million people travel on this longest road on daily basis. It was established in 1955. This Highway 1 is actually a network of roads it’s signed out with “1”, “M1”, “A1” and “B1” depending on the type and the quality of the route. This longest Highway 1 covers practically every greater populated part of Australia, the Highway 1transport a huge number of automobiles, heavy duty transportation throughout the day and night.
1. PAN-AMERICAN HIGHWAY
One of the top Longest National Highways in the world Guinness World Records represent that total length of 30,000 kilometers but due to Darien Gap, it’s impossible to cross South America to Central America. While crossing the Pan-American Highway climate and weather condition changed unexpectedly there are more mountains, jungles, plain areas, greenery, and desserts. It was completed in about 25 year (1925 to 1950) and Mexico becomes the first country to complete its part in this highway, due to some area where very difficult to drive it’s also declared one of the most dangerous roads in the world.
|Rank||Longest National Highways|
|1||PAN AMERICAN HIGHWAY|
|3||TRANS SIBERIAN HIGHWAY|
|4||TRANS CANADA HIGHWAY|
|5||GOLDEN QUADRILATERAL HIGHWAY NETWORK INDIA|
|6||CHINA NATIONAL HIGHWAY 010|
|7||INTERSTATE 90 (I-90) UNITED STATES|
|8||US ROUTE 20|
|9||US ROUTE 6|
|10||INTERSTATE 80 (I-80) UNITED STATES|