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Operator: Société d'exploitation des tramways(Setram)
|Ruisseau (Les Fusillés) - Tripoli-Hamadache - Caroubier - Cité Mokhtar Zerhouni - USTHB - Bordj El Kiffan - Mimouni Mahmoud - Dergana|
Operator: RATP El Djazaïr
|Tafourah / Grande Poste - Les Fusillés - Haï El Badr - El Harrach Centre|
CHARACTERISTICS OF THE SYSTEM
- Tramways: 23.2 km.
- Métro: 13.5 km.
- City trams (first-generation): (steam:) 21 Sept. 1894 - 1935; (electric): 14 Apr. 1898 - 12 Sept. 1959.
- City trams (second-generation): 8 May 2011 - today.
- Métro: 1 Nov. 2011 - today.
- Trams (first-generation): 1055 mm.
- Trams (second-generation): 1435 mm.
- Metro: 1435 mm.
- Attal, P.-E. "Tramways et métros d'Alger, d'hier à aujourd'hui", Historail, July 2015, No.34, p.54-69.
- "Black gold pays for Algerian LRT development", Tramways & Urban Transit, Apr. 2014 (77: 916), p.152-155.
- Chemins de fer sur routes d'Algérie (CFRA)
- Métro d'Alger
- Société des tramways algériens
- Tramway d'Alger
- Tramways et Messageries du Sahel
- Algiers - Al Jaza'ir (on UrbanRail.Net)
- Entreprise Métro d'Alger
- Histoire des Tramways - Alger (by Hocine Bouzerara)
- SETRAM - Tramway d'Alger
- Les transports à, autour et pour Alger et l'Algérie (by Bernard Venis)
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