Ring road

The inner ring road of Sheffield in England, UK
The Third Ring Road in the area of the Moscow International Business Center.
The Sydney Orbital Network, New South Wales, Australia
The Leeds Inner Ring Road in England was built in a series of tunnels to save space and avoid physically separating the city's centre from its suburbs.
Sardar Patel Ring Road, Ahmedabad
I-275 passing through Sharonville (suburb of Cincinnati, OH)
The Anthony Henday Drive ring road in Edmonton
Vienna's Ring Road with the opera house, in 1905
Chūkyō metropolitan area(Nagoya)

Road or a series of connected roads encircling a town, city, or country.

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Brussels Ring

Map of the pre-Roman Iron Age in Northern Europe culture(s) associated with the Proto-Germanic language, ca 500–50 BCE. The area south of Scandinavia is the Jastorf culture.

The Brussels Ring (Dutch: Grote ring rond Brussel, French: Ring de Bruxelles) numbered R0, is a ring road surrounding the city of Brussels as well as other smaller towns south of Brussels.

Capital Beltway

64 mi Interstate Highway in the Washington metropolitan area that surrounds Washington, D.C., the capital of the United States, and its inner suburbs in adjacent Maryland and Virginia.

I-495/Capital Beltway signage in Virginia
Woodrow Wilson Bridge carrying I-95/I-495 over the Potomac River between Alexandria, Virginia, and Oxon Hill, Maryland (2007)
"Maryland Welcomes You" sign on the Outer Loop over the Woodrow Wilson Bridge
I-95/I-495 and I-295 interchange in Maryland seen from the air above the Potomac River (2012)
I-495/I-95 northbound approaching the I-595/US 50 interchange in Prince George's County, Maryland
The Beltway crosses the Northwest Branch Anacostia River
I-495 northbound approaching the exit for I-270 Spur, which provides access to I-270, in Bethesda
American Legion Memorial Bridge carrying the western section of the Beltway over the Potomac River (2015)
Virginia welcome sign on the Inner Loop over the Wilson Bridge. A short stretch of the bridge just before this sign is in the District of Columbia.
The Capital Beltway (I-495) in Fairfax County, Virginia, looking north
Diagram of the College Park Interchange
The I-95/I-495 split at College Park, Maryland
View south along I-495 approaching the Springfield Interchange in Springfield, Virginia
The Woodrow Wilson Bridge under reconstruction, June 2006
495 Express Lanes (HOT lanes) under construction at the I-495 interchange with Route 123 in Tysons Corner. At the left is the elevated ramp to access the HOT lanes from Route 123 via Westpark Drive (Tysons Corner). In the background is the Silver Line viaduct.
View south along I-495 near Cabin John, a primary area targeted for widening

This circumferential roadway is located not only in the states of Maryland and Virginia, but also crosses briefly (for about 300 ft) through the District of Columbia, near the western end of the Woodrow Wilson Bridge over the Potomac River.

A10 motorway (Netherlands)

Motorway in the Netherlands.

The A10 near exit s116.

This motorway is the ring road around the city of Amsterdam.

M80 Ring Road

M80 Ring Road in Fawkner
EJ Whitten Bridge
Western Ring Road at Keilor Park
A panorama of the M80 Western ring road eastern off ramp at Sydney Road in Fawkner, Melbourne

The M80 Ring Road (or simply the Ring Road) is a currently incomplete urban freeway ring road around Melbourne, Australia.

Leeds Outer Ring Road

Main road that runs around most of the perimeter of the city of Leeds, West Yorkshire, England.

The ring road is approximately 25 mi long and consists of single and dual carriageways.

Bundesautobahn 10

Berliner Ring between Ludwigsfelde and Nuthetal interchange

is an orbital motorway around the German capital city of Berlin.

Outer Ring Road, Hyderabad

The Hyderabad Outer Ring Road
Ringroad towards RGIA
A glimpse of the ORR while heading from Gachibowli towards Shamshabad
Shamshabad Airport towards Gachibowli
Welcome sign board
View from Nehru ORR

The Outer Ring Road, officially as, Nehru Outer Ring Road or O.R.R., is a 158 kilometer, 8-lane ring road expressway encircling Hyderabad, capital of the Indian state of Telangana.

Grande Raccordo Anulare

Location in Italy

The GRA or Grande Raccordo Anulare (literally, "Great Ring Junction") is a toll-free, ring-shaped 68.2 km long orbital motorway that encircles Rome.

Interstate 287

Auxiliary Interstate Highway in the US states of New Jersey and New York.

View south along I-287 at Exit 3 (CR 501) in Edison
I-287 northbound at I-78 in Bedminster
I-287 northbound approaching I-80 in Parsippany-Troy Hills
I-287 passing through rock cuts in Wanaque
I-287/Route 17 crossing into New York just south of the New York State Thruway
I-287 interchange with I-87 in Suffern and Hillburn, New York. The New Jersey state line is about halfway up the photo.
I-287 sign at the end of the route at the I-287/I-95 intersection in Rye, New York
New Jersey state line along I-287 south
I-287 northbound in Mahwah Township
I-287 eastbound approaching the split with I-87 near Tarrytown
The stub north end of NY 135 in Syosset, where a freeway was to continue to a crossing of the Long Island Sound to Rye that would connect to I-287
The original Tappan Zee Bridge, as viewed from the ground.
The original Tappan Zee Bridge, as viewed from the bridge deck.
The new, twin spans of the New Tappan Zee Bridge, as viewed from the air. Note the foundations for the old bridge in front of the new ones.
One of the new spans of the New Tappan Zee Bridge, as viewed from the bridge deck.

It is a partial beltway around New York City, serving the northern half of New Jersey and the counties of Rockland and Westchester in New York.

London Inner Ring Road

12 mi route with an average diameter of 2.75 – formed from a number of major roads that encircle Central London.

The congestion charge applies within the London Inner Ring Road.
A battered street sign
Tower Bridge.
Approaching the ring road at Vauxhall cross

The ring road forms the boundary of the London congestion charge zone, although the ring road itself is not part of the zone.