THE GS TRAM SITE

INNSBRUCK

ÖSTERREICH - AUSTRIA

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1965

Route 4 to Hall was abandoned in 1974.




ÖSTERREICH - AUSTRIA

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Innsbruck 1965 tram map

ABBREVIATION ON THE MAPS

MTS Maria-Theresien-Straße      


I created the above map by overlaying an OpenStreetMap (OSM) map with my own data. Copyright on the OSM map is © OpenStreetMap contributors, licensed under a CC-BY-SA (Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 licence).

Please note that the OSM map used as a template for this map corresponds to the situation at the time the map was downloaded and may show features that did not exist at the time the GS Tram Site is supposed to show. In particular, it may show bridges and highways that were built later.


ROUTES

Operator: Innsbrucker Verkehrsbetriebe (IVB)

URBAN TRAM ROUTES

  1 Berg Isel - Hungerburgbahn
  3 Maria-Theresien-Straße - Amras
  4 Hauptbahnhof [Central Station] - Solbad Hall
  6 Berg Isel - Igls

INTERURBAN ROUTE (STUBAITALBAHN)

STB Berg Isel - Fulpmes

FUNICULAR ROUTE (HUNGERBURGBAHN)

   Saggen - Hungerburg


CHARACTERISTICS OF THE SYSTEM

NETWORK LENGTH

  • Tramway: ? km.

  • Stubaitalbahn: 18 km.

  • Hungerburgbahn: 840 m.



HISTORY

Tramway

  • Steam trams: 1891 - 1910.
  • Electric trams: 1905 - today.

Stubaitalbahn (electric)

1904 - today.

Hungerburgbahn (electric)

1906-2005; 2007-today.

GAUGE (all systems)

  • 1000 mm.

TRAM PRESERVATION

The volunteer organization Tiroler MuseumsBahnen operates a tramway museum at the old terminus of the Stubaitalbahn. It also runs preserved old trams on city tracks.


SOURCES

PRINT

  • Buckley, R.J. Tramways and Light Railways of Switzerland and Austria. Milton Keynes (England): Light Rail Transit Association, 1st ed., 1984.
  • Buckley, R.J. Tramways and Light Railways of Switzerland and Austria. Milton Keynes (England): Light Rail Transit Association, 2nd ed., 2000.
  • Deacon, R. "Innsbruck expansion: The next level", Tramways & Urban Transit, Jan. 2016 (79:937), p.20-23.
  • Deacon, R. "Innsbruck: Tramway fit for the modern age", Tramways & Urban Transit, Aug. 2004 (67: 800), p.294-296.
  • Deacon, R. "Innsbruck: Tramway in transition", Tramways & Urban Transit, Feb. 2009 (72: 854), p.54-57.
  • Plefka, E. "The Tramways of Innsbruck", Modern Tramway and Light Rail Transit, Apr. and May 1983 (46: 544-545), p.110-118; 154-164.
  • Pulling, N. "Systems Factfile No.46 - Innsbruck, Austria", Tramways & Urban Transit, Aug. 2011 (74: 884), p.307-309.

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