THE GS TRAM SITE

HAMBURG

BUNDESREPUBLIK DEUTSCHLAND - FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY

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30 Oct. 1955

The Hamburg tram network at its greatest post-World War II extent.




DEUTSCHLAND - GERMANY

BERLIN - POTSDAM

DRESDEN

DÜSSELDORF

FRANKFURT AM MAIN

HAMBURG

KÖLN / COLOGNE - BONN

LEIPZIG

MÜNCHEN / MUNICH

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CENTRAL HAMBURG MAP

Hamburg tram map

ABBREVIATIONS ON THE MAPS

Db Dulsberg Hzr Hohenzollernring
Ds Diagonalstr. Jfs Jungfernstieg
Gc Glacischaussee Lb Lombardsbrücke
Gm Gänsemarkt Rh Rathaus (City Hall)
HBh Hauptbahnhof (Main Station)      


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ROUTES

Operator: Hamburger Hochbahn AG

TRAM ROUTES

  1 Lurup – Bahrenfeld Trabrennbahn (Bahrenfeld Racetracks) – Bahrenfeld – Ottensen - Bf. Altona (Altona Station) – Landungsbrücken – Rödingsmarkt – Rathaus (City Hall) - Hauptbahnhof (Main Station) - Berliner Tor – Hamm - Billstedt
  2 Schnelsen – Niendorf – Hoheluftbrücke – Dammtor – Gänsemarkt – Rathaus (City Hall) - Hauptbahnhof (Main Station) - Berliner Tor – Horner Rennbahn (Horn Racetracks)
  3 Eidelstedt – Langenfelde – Osterstraße – Dammtor – Gänsemarkt – Rathaus (City Hall) - Hauptbahnhof (Main Station) – Eilbek – Wandsbek – Tonndorf
  5 Langenfelde – Eimsbüttel - Feldstraße – Rödingsmarkt – Rathaus (City Hall) - Hauptbahnhof (Main Station) – Eilbek – Wandsbek – Hellbrook
  6 Othmarschen – Ottensen – Bf. Altona (Altona Station) – Reeperbahn – Rödingsmarkt – Rathaus (City Hall) - Hauptbahnhof (Main Station) – St. Georg – Mundsburg - Barmbek-Süd - Bf. Barmbek (Barmbek Station) – Ohlsdorf
  7 Bf. Altona (Altona Station) – Reeperbahn – Rödingsmarkt – Rathaus (City Hall) - Hauptbahnhof (Main Station) - Berliner Tor – Burgstraße - Hamm - Billstedt
  8 Rathaus (City Hall) – Hauptbahnhof (Main Station) – St. Georg – Mundsburg - Barmbek-Süd – Dulsberg – Farmsen
  9 Flughafen (Airport) – Alsterdorf – Lattenkamp - Winterhude – Maria-Louisen-Str. – Mittelweg – Dammtor – Gänsemarkt – Rathaus (City Hall) – Hauptbahnhof (Main Station) – St. Georg – Mundsburg - Barmbek-Süd – Bf. Barmbek (Barmbek Station) – Bramfeld
  11 Bahrenfeld Trabrennbahn (Bahrenfeld Racetracks) – Feldstraße – Lombardsbrücke – Amsinckstraße – Veddel – Wilhelmsburg [Rush hours only: – Bf. Harburg] [Workdays, not in the evenings]
  12 Bahrenfeld-Volkspark – Bahrenfeld Trabrennbahn (Bahrenfeld Racetracks) – Feldstraße – Lombardsbrücke – Amsinckstraße – Rothenburgsort
  13 St. Pauli – Glacischaussee – Lombardsbrücke – Amsinckstraße – Veddel – Wilhelmsburg – Harburg – Rönneburg
  14 Landungsbrücken – St. Pauli - Sternschanze – Bismarckstr. – Martinistr. – Eppendorf - Winterhude - Mühlenkamp – Mundsburg - Berliner Tor – Heidenkampsweg - Veddel [Rush hours only: – Freihafen / Wilhelmsburg]
  15 Hohenzollernring – Bf. Altona (Altona Station) – Max-Brauer-Allee – Gärtnerstr. – Martinistr. – Eppendorf - Winterhude – Mühlenkamp – Mundsburg - Landwehr – Burgstraße - Hamm (Diagonalstr.)
  16 Hagenbecks Tierpark (Hagenbeck Zoo) – Osterstraße – Dammtor – Gänsemarkt – Rathaus (City Hall) - Hauptbahnhof (Main Station) – Eilbek – Wandsbek – Rodigallee – Jenfeld
  18 Gr. Borstel – Eppendorf – Klosterstern - Rothenbaumchaussee – Dammtor – Gänsemarkt – Rathaus – Hauptbahnhof (Main Station) - St. Georg – Hofweg – Mühlenkamp – Winterhude - Lattenkamp
  19 [Rush hours only: Mundsburg – ] Berliner Tor – Heidenkampsweg – Großmannstr. – Billbrook
  27 Neues Rathaus (New Altona City Hall) – Bf. Altona (Altona Station) – Max-Brauer-Allee – Schlump – Alsterchaussee
  30 [Rush hours only: Othmarschen – Ottensen –) Bf. Altona (Altona Station) – Max-Brauer-Allee – Kieler Str. – Langenfelde
  42 Heimfeld (Vahrenwinkelweg) – Bf. Harburg

U-BAHN (UNDERGROUND) LINES

Ringbahn Hauptbahnhof (Main Station) – Berliner Tor – Mundsburg - Barmbek – Kellinghusenstraße – Hoheluftbrücke - Schlump – Landungsbrücken – Rödingsmarkt - Rathaus – Hauptbahnhof (Main Station) [Ring line, both directions]
Hellkamp branch Schlump – Hellkamp
Langenhorner Bahn Kellinghusenstraße – Alsterdorf - Ohlsdorf - Langenhorn - Ochsenzoll
KellJung Bahn Kellinghusenstraße – Klosterstern - Dammtor - Jungfernstieg
Walddörferbahn Barmbek - Farmsen - Volksdorf - Ohlstedt / Großhansdorf


CHARACTERISTICS OF THE SYSTEM

NETWORK LENGTH

  • Tramway: ? km.
  • U-Bahn (underground): 65.6 km.


HISTORY

  • City trams: (Horse tramway) 16 Aug. 1866 - 27 Dec. 1922; (Steam tramway) 13 May 1878 - 22 June 1897; (Electric tramway) 5 March 1894 - 30 Sept. 1978
  • U-Bahn: 15 Feb. 1912 - today

GAUGE

  • Tramways: 1435 mm.
  • U-Bahn: 1435 mm.

TRAM PRESERVATION

There seems to be no museum devoted to the preservation of trams in Hamburg


SOURCES

PRINT

  • Pagel, M. and Taplin, M.R. Tramways of Western Germany. Hassocks (England): Light Rail Transit Association, 3rd ed., 1980.
  • Schwandl, R. Schwandl's Tram Atlas Deutschland. Berlin: Author, 2009.
  • Straßenbahnatlas 2005: Deutschland. Berlin: Arbeitsgemeinschaft Blickpunkt Straßenbahn e.V., 2005.

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