10 Longest Roads in the World

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While most roads are not that long, some cross countries and even span continents. The longest roads in the world range in terrain, with some being concrete stretches made for commerce and others spanning remote locations and beautiful scenery. What they all have in common though is their length, traveling thousands of miles from one destination to another. These are the ten longest roads in the world.

10. U.S. Route 6 (3,199 miles)


9. China National Highway 318 (3,403 miles)

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8. U.S. Route 20 (3,417 miles)

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7. India Golden Quadrilateral Highway (3,633 miles)


6. Trans-Canada Highway (4,350 miles)

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5. Western-Europe Western-China Highway (5,245 miles)

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4. Trans-Siberian Highway (6,835 miles)

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3. Australia Highway 1 (9,009 miles)

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2. AH1 Japan-Turkey (12,774 miles)

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1. Pan-American Highway (18,641 miles)


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