THE GS TRAM SITE

VILLE DE LUXEMBOURG / STAD LËTZEBUERG / STADT LUXEMBURG / LUXEMBOURG CITY

GRAND-DUCHÉ DE LUXEMBOURG / GROUSSHERZOGTUM LËTZEBUERG / GROSSHERZOGTUM LUXEMBURG / GRAND DUCHY OF LUXEMBOURG

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10 Dec. 2017

The Luxembourg tram system on the opening of the tram line Pfaffenthal Kirchberg - Luxexpo.




LUXEMBOURG / LËTZEBUERG / LUXEMBURG

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Luxembourg 2017 tram map



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TRAM ROUTE

Operator: Luxtram

T1 Pfaffenthal Kirchberg - Universitéit - Luxexpo

FUNICULAR

Operator: CFL

   Gare Pfaffenthal Kirchberg - Pfaffenthal Kirchberg


CHARACTERISTICS OF THE SYSTEM

NETWORK LENGTH

  • Tramway: 4.6 km.
  • Funicular: 200 m.


HISTORY

  • Urban trams (First generation): (horse-drawn) 21 Feb. 1875 - 1 Oct. 1908; (electric) 8 Aug. 1908 - 5 Sept. 1964.
  • Second generation tramway: 10 Dec. 2017 - today.

GAUGE

  • Urban tramway (First generation): 1435 mm. (horse trams); 1000 mm. (electric tramways)
  • Second generation tramway: 1435 mm.

SOURCES

PRINT

  • Wagner, F. "Luxtram: A capital idea", Tramways & Urban Transit, Feb. 2018 (81: 962), p.56-59.

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