THE GS TRAM SITE

HAMBURG

BUNDESREPUBLIK DEUTSCHLAND - FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY

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30 May 1965

The Hamburg network on the day U-Bahn U2 was extended to Lutterothstraße and after the discontinuation of tram line 6 and of the Hauptbahnhof - Bramfeld segment of line 9.




DEUTSCHLAND - GERMANY

BERLIN - POTSDAM

DRESDEN

DÜSSELDORF

FRANKFURT AM MAIN

HAMBURG

HANNOVER - HANOVER

KÖLN / COLOGNE - BONN

LEIPZIG

MÜNCHEN / MUNICH

STUTTGART


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CENTRAL HAMBURG MAP

Hamburg tram map

ABBREVIATIONS ON THE MAPS

Ds Diagonalstr. Jfs Jungfernstieg
Gm Gänsemarkt LS Lübecker Straße
HBh Hauptbahnhof (Main Station) Rh Rathaus (City Hall)


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

Please note that the OSM maps used as a template for these maps 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: Hamburger Hochbahn AG

TRAM ROUTES

  1 Schenefeld - 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 Langenfelde – Osterstraße – Dammtor – Gänsemarkt – Rathaus (City Hall) - Hauptbahnhof (Main Station) – St. Georg – Hofweg – Mühlenkamp – Winterhude - Lattenkamp
  4 Niendorf – Hoheluftbrücke – Dammtor – Gänsemarkt – Rathaus (City Hall) - Hauptbahnhof (Main Station) - Berliner Tor – Horner Rennbahn (Horn Racetracks) [Rush hours only]
  7 Othmarschen - Ottensen - Bf. Altona (Altona Station) – Reeperbahn – Rödingsmarkt – Rathaus (City Hall) - Hauptbahnhof (Main Station) - Berliner Tor – Hamm - Billstedt
  9 Flughafen (Airport) – Alsterdorf – Lattenkamp - Winterhude – Maria-Louisen-Str. – Mittelweg – Dammtor – Gänsemarkt – Rathaus (City Hall) – Hauptbahnhof (Main Station)
  11 Schenefeld - Lurup – Bahrenfeld Trabrennbahn (Bahrenfeld Racetracks) – Neuer Pferdemarkt - Feldstraße – Rödingsmarkt – Rathaus (City Hall) – Amsinckstraße – Veddel – Wilhelmsburg - Harburg – Rönneburg
  14 Millemtor - Neuer Pferdemarkt - Gärtnerstr. – Martinistr. – Eppendorf - Winterhude - Mühlenkamp – Mundsburg - Berliner Tor – Heidenkampsweg - Veddel
  15 Neues Rathaus (New Altona City Hall) – Bf. Altona (Altona Station) – Max-Brauer-Allee – Gärtnerstr. – Martinistr. – Eppendorf - Winterhude – Mühlenkamp – Mundsburg - Landwehr – Burgstraße - Hamm (Diagonalstr.)
  16 Lutterothstraße – Osterstraße – Dammtor – Gänsemarkt – Rathaus (City Hall) - Hauptbahnhof (Main Station) – St. Georg – Hofweg – Mühlenkamp – Winterhude - Lattenkamp
  18 Gr. Borstel – Eppendorf – Klosterstern - Rothenbaumchaussee – Dammtor – Gänsemarkt – Rathaus – Hauptbahnhof (Main Station)
  19 [Rush hours only: Landwehr – Burgstraße - ] Berliner Tor – Heidenkampsweg – Großmannstr. – Billbrook

U-BAHN (UNDERGROUND) LINES

U1 Ohlstedt / Großhansdorf - Volksdorf - Farmsen - Wandsbek Gartenstadt - Wandsbek - Lübecker Straße - Hauptbahnhof (Main Station) - Rathaus (City Hall) - Jungfernstieg - Dammtor - Klosterstern - Kellinghusenstraße – Alsterdorf - Ohlsdorf - Langenhorn - Ochsenzoll
U2 Schlump – Lutterothstraße
U3 Hauptbahnhof (Main Station) – Berliner Tor – Mundsburg - Bf. Barmbek – Kellinghusenstraße – Hoheluftbrücke - Schlump – Landungsbrücken – Rödingsmarkt - Rathaus – Hauptbahnhof (Main Station) [Ring line, both directions]
U3 (Branch:) Bf. Barmbek - Wandsbek Gartenstadt

Note: U-Bahn lines in 1965 did not as yet have numbers (line numbers U1/2/3 were introduced in 1966). For convenience, however, these numbers to come are indicated on the maps and in the line listings.



CHARACTERISTICS OF THE SYSTEM

NETWORK LENGTH

  • Tramway: ? km.
  • U-Bahn (underground): 74.9 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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