Third Mainland Bridge

Third Mainland Bridge is the longest of three bridges connecting to the , the others are the and bridges. It was the longest bridge in Africa until 1996 when the 6th October Bridge located in was completed.

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Railway station
Lagos Terminus, also known as Lagos Iddo, is the main railway station of the city of . is situated 1 km southwest of Third Mainland Bridge.

The National Theatre, Nigeria is the primary centre for the performing arts in . is situated 2½ km west of Third Mainland Bridge. Photo: Maersk Line, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Arts center
The , Lagos is a major art gallery in , the largest city of . is situated 2½ km west of Third Mainland Bridge.

The Lagos is a multi-purpose stadium in Surulere, Lagos State, , which… is situated 4 km northwest of Third Mainland Bridge. Photo: S.aderogba, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

is a neighbourhood of , , in , Nigeria.

is an island and district in . has a Central Business District. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 1.0.

Third Mainland Bridge

6.4743° or 6° 28' 27.5" north
3.3904° or 3° 23' 25.4" east
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Also Known As

  • Chinese: 第三大陆桥
  • Chinese: 第三大陸橋
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: كوبرى البر الرئيسى التالت
  • Finnish: Third Mainland Bridge
  • French: Third Mainland Bridge
  • German: Third Mainland Bridge
  • Norwegian: Third Mainland Bridge
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Third Mainland Bridge
  • Polish: Third Mainland Bridge
  • Portuguese: Terceira Ponte Continental
  • Yoruba: Afárá Third Mainland

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