Rama VIII Bridge

  • picture of Rama VIII Bridge
  • picture of Rama VIII Bridge
  • picture of Rama VIII Bridge
  • picture of Rama VIII Bridge
LocationBangkok, Central Thailand, Thailand
CrossesChao Phraya River
StatusIn use
Open2002
FunctionRoad bridge
DesignCable-stayed bridge
Length475 m
Height160 m
Clearance below10 m
Longest span300 m
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Rama VIII Bridge is a cable-stayed bridge that crosses the Chao Phraya River in Bangkok, Thailand. Construction of the bridge began in 1999 and in 2002 it opened. The bridge is named King King Ananda Mahidol 1925 - 1946 (Rama VIII).
The bridge is 731 meters long and has a span of 230 meters. It was one of the world's largest asymmetrical cable-stayed bridges when it opened.