THE GS TRAM SITE

STUTTGART

BUNDESREPUBLIK DEUTSCHLAND - FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY

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Oct. 1979




DEUTSCHLAND - GERMANY

BERLIN - POTSDAM

DRESDEN

DÜSSELDORF

FRANKFURT AM MAIN

HAMBURG

HANNOVER - HANOVER

KÖLN / COLOGNE - BONN

LEIPZIG

MÜNCHEN / MUNICH

STUTTGART


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Stuttgart tram Stuttgart rack railway Stuttgart Funicular

Stuttgart tram map


CENTRAL STUTTGART MAP

Stuttgart tram map



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ROUTES

Operator: Stuttgarter Straßenbahnen

TRAM ROUTES

  1 Fellbach - Bad Canstatt - König-Karl-Brücke - Mineralbader - Stöckach - Staatsgalerie - Charlottenplatz - Marienplatz - Südheimer Platz - Heslach - Vaihingen - Rohr
  2 Obere Ziegelei - Bad Canstatt - König-Karl-Brücke - Mineralbader - Stöckach - Staatsgalerie - Hauptbahnhof (Main Station) - Berliner Platz - Vogelsang [In rush hours: - Botnang]
  3 Vaihingen - Möhringen - Plieningen
  4 Hölderlinplatz - Berliner Platz - Charlottenplatz - Staatsgalerie - Stöckach - Ostendplatz - Großmarkt - Wasenstraße - Untertürkheim - Obertürkheim
  5 Stammheim - Zuffenhausen - Pragsattel - Nordbahnhof (North Station) - Hauptbahnhof (Main Station) - Charlottenplatz - Bubenbad - Ruhbank - Heumaden
  6 Gerlingen - Giebel - Weilimdorf - Feuerbach - Pragsattel - Löwentorbrücke - Hauptbahnhof (Main Station) - Charlottenplatz - Bopser - Degerloch - Möhringen - Leinfelden - Echterdingen
  9 Botnang - Vogelsang - Berliner Platz - Hauptbahnhof (Main Station) - Staatsgalerie - Stöckach - Raitelsberg - Wasenstraße - Hedelfingen
13 [In rush hours: Giebel - Weilimdorf - ] Feuerbach - Pragsattel - Rosensteinpark - Bad Canstatt - Augsburger Platz - Untertürkheim - Wasenstraße - Hedelfingen
14 Mühlhausen - Hofen - Münster - Mineralbader - Stöckach - Staatsgalerie - Charlottenplatz - Marienplatz - Südheimer Platz - Heslach [In rush hours: - Vaihingen]
15 Freiberg - Zazenhausen - Zuffenhausen - Pragsattel - Löwentorbrücke - Hauptbahnhof (Main Station) - Charlottenplatz - Bopser - Degerloch - [In rush hours: - Möhringen]

RACK RAILWAY (ZAHNRADBAHN) ROUTE

10 Marienplatz - Degerloch

FUNICULAR (STANDSEILBAHN) ROUTE

   Südheimer Platz - Waldfriedhof (Forest Cemetery)


CHARACTERISTICS OF THE SYSTEM

NETWORK LENGTH

  • Tramway: ca. 118 km.
  • Rack railway (Line 10): 2.2 km.
  • Funicular: 536 m.


HISTORY

  • Horse-drawn trams: 29 July 1868 - 1895
  • City trams (traditional): 1895 - 8 Dec. 2007
  • Rack railway (Zahnradbahn Stuttgart): 23 Aug. 1884 - today (originally steam operated, electrified: 11 July 1902)
  • Funicular (Standseilbahn) (electric): 30 Oct. 1919 - today

GAUGE

  • Trams (until 8 Dec. 2007): 1000 mm.
  • Stadtbahn (Light rail): 1435 mm.
  • Rack railway: 1000 mm.
  • Funicular: 1000 mm.

TRAM PRESERVATION

The Straßenbahnwelt Stuttgart is a tram museum that also operates heritage tram services over city tracks.

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SOURCES

PRINT

  • Pagel, M. and Taplin, M.R. Tramways of Western Germany. Hassocks (England): Light Rail Transit Association, 3rd ed., 1980.
  • Pulling, N. "Systems Factfile No.26: Stuttgart, Germany". Tramways & Urban Transit, Nov. 2009 (72: 863), p.427-429.
  • Russell, M. "Farewell in Stuttgart". Tramways & Urban Transit, May 2008 (71: 845), p.201-203.
  • Schwandl, R. Schwandl's Tram Atlas Deutschland. Berlin: Author, 2009.
  • Straßenbahnatlas 2005: Deutschland. Berlin: Arbeitsgemeinschaft Blickpunkt Straßenbahn e.V., 2005.
  • Taplin, M.R. "Third rail through the city". Modern Tramway & Light Rail Transit, Sept. 1986 (49: 585), p.309-313.

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