G56 Hangzhou–Ruili Expressway
The Hangzhou–Ruili Expressway (Chinese: 杭州—瑞丽高速公路), commonly referred to as the Hangrui Expressway (Chinese: 杭瑞高速公路) is an expressway in China that connects the cities of Hangzhou, Zhejiang, and Ruili, Yunnan, a city on the border with Burma. When complete, it will be 2,935 km (1,824 mi) in length. Running through mountainous terrain, it is notable for its several tunnels and bridges, including the very high Duge Bridge.
|Length||2,935 km (1,824 mi)|
|East end||G25 Changchun–Shenzhen Expressway and G2501 Hangzhou Ring Expressway, Hangzhou, Zhejiang|
|West end||Ruili, Yunnan|
|National Trunk Highway System|
The expressway is complete in the provinces of Zhejiang, Anhui, and Jiangxi. The entire expressway in the provinces of Hubei, Hunan, Guizhou, and Yunnan is under construction except for sections from Changde to Jishou in Hunan and from the Guizhou border to Baoshan in Yunnan.
- Burma Road, whose path the G56 often follows
- G56 杭瑞高速 (in Chinese)