Bridges – Bay Area is well connected through its water
channels by 5 different bridges in the main Bay Area itself (with a few others
in the outlying areas). The 5 main bridges for the Bay Area, Silicon Valley, include the Bay Bridge, Dumbarton Bridge, Golden Gate Bridge, Richmond Bridge, and San Mateo Bridge.
Bridge – length of 4.46 miles
(7.18 kilometers) connecting San Francisco to Oakland (Alameda County, East Bay).
Bridge - length of 1.63 miles
(2.62 kilometers) connecting Menlo Park (San Mateo County / Peninsula) to Fremont
(Alameda County, East Bay).
- Golden Gate Bridge - length of 1.7 miles (2.7 kilometers) connecting San
Francisco to Sausalito (Marin County).
Rafael Bridge - length of 5.5
miles (8.9 kilometers) connecting Richmond (Contra Costa County) to San Rafael
- San Mateo
Bridge - length of 7 miles
(11 kilometers) connecting Foster City (San Mateo County / Peninsula) to
Hayward (Alameda County, East Bay).