Sortland Bridge

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  • photo of Sortland Bridge
  • photo of Sortland Bridge
Original nameSortlandsbrua
LocationSortland, Nordland, Norway
CrossesSortlandssundet
Statusin use
Open1975
ArchitectAas-Jakobsen
FunctionRoad bridge
DesignCantilever bridge
Length948 m
Clearance below30 m
Longest span150 m
Number of spans21
See bridge in maps

Sortland bridge crossing the Sortland strait between Langøya and Hinnøya in Nordland, Norway.
Sortland bridge opened to traffic in 1975 and is one of the four bridges in Vesterålen which was built in the 1970s. This gave municipalities one ferry-free road connection between the biggest islands to the mainland.