Yokohama Bay Bridge

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Yokohama Bay Bridge
Yokohama Baybridge.jpg
Coordinates 35°27′18″N 139°40′27″E / 35.4551°N 139.6742°E / 35.4551; 139.6742Coordinates: 35°27′18″N 139°40′27″E / 35.4551°N 139.6742°E / 35.4551; 139.6742
Carries 3 lanes of Bayshore Route (upper), 1 lane of National Route 357 (lower), pedestrians and bicycles
Crosses Port of Yokohama
Locale between Honmoku and Daikoku Pier, Naka-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa
Characteristics
Design Cable-stayed
Total length 860 metres (2,820 ft)[1]
Width 40.2 metres (132 ft)
Height 172 metres (564 ft)
Longest span 460 m (1,509.2 ft)[1]
Clearance above Higher truck loads possible
Clearance below 55 metres (180 ft)
History
Opened September 27, 1989
Yokohama Bay Bridge at dawn

The Yokohama Bay Bridge (横浜ベイブリッジ, Yokohama Bei Buridji) is an 860 metres (2,820 ft) cable stayed bridge in Yokohama, Japan. Opened September 27, 1989, it crosses Tokyo Bay with a span of 460 metres (1,510 feet). The toll is ¥600. The bridge is part of the Bayshore Route of the Shuto Expressway.

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  1. ^ a b "Yokohama Bay Bridge". Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transportation and Tourism (MLIT). Retrieved 2010-07-10. 

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