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DEBRECEN

MAGYARORSZÁG - HUNGARY

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1 March 2014

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The system after the opening of tram line 2 to Doberdó utca.




MAGYARORSZÁG - HUNGARY

BUDAPEST

DEBRECEN

MISKOLC

SZEGED


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ROUTES

Operator: Debreceni Közlekedési Vállalat (DKV)

URBAN TRAM ROUTE

  1 Nagyállomás [Central Station] - Városháza [City Hall] - Debrecen Plaza - Egyetem [University]
  2 Nagyállomás [Central Station] - Városháza [City Hall] - Debrecen Plaza - Doberdó utca


CHARACTERISTICS OF THE SYSTEM

NETWORK LENGTH

  • 11.5 km.


HISTORY

  • Horse-powered trams: 1888 - 1911.
  • Electric trams: 1911 - today.

GAUGE

  • 1435 mm.

SOURCES

PRINT

  • Kubinszky, M., Lovász, I. & Villányi, Gy. Régi magyar villamosok: A történelmi Magyarország közúti vasutai a kezdettől a II. világháború végéig [Old Hungarian trams: Street railways of historic Hungary from the beginning to the end of World War II]. Budapest: Budapesti Városvédő Egyesület, (1999?).
  • Lehnhart, H. and Jeanmaire, C. Tramway systems of Eastern Europe II. Villigen AG (Switzerland): Verlag Eisenbahn, 1977.
  • Pulling, N. "Systems Factfile No.108: Debrecen, Hungary" Tramways & Urban Transit, Oct. 2016 (79: 946), p.391-395.
  • Taplin, M.R. "Tramways of provincial Hungary (Parts 1 and 2)", Modern Tramway and Light Railway Review, Nov.-Dec. 1973 (36: 431-432), p.382, 402-404.

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