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Operator: Innsbrucker Verkehrsbetriebe (IVB)
URBAN TRAM ROUTES
|1||Bergisel - Westbahnhof - Altstadt - Saggen - Mühlauer Brücke|
|3||Peerhofsiedlung / Technik West - Technik - Höttinger Au - Anichstraße - Hauptbahnhof [Central Station] - Amras|
|6||Bergisel - Igls|
INTERURBAN ROUTE (STUBAITALBAHN)
|STB||Hauptbahnhof [Central Station] - Anichstraße - Westbahnhof - Bergisel - Sonnenburgerhof - Natters - Mutters - Kreith - Fulpmes|
FUNICULAR ROUTE (HUNGERBURGBAHN)
|HBB||ORF-Zentrum - Hungerburg|
CHARACTERISTICS OF THE SYSTEM
- Tramway: 22.5 km.
- Stubaitalbahn: 18.2 km.
- Hungerburgbahn: 1.8 km.
- Steam trams: 1891 - 1910.
- Electric trams: 1905 - today.
1904 - today.
GAUGE (all systems)
The volunteer organization Tiroler MuseumsBahnen operates a tramway museum at the old terminus of the Stubaitalbahn. It also runs preserved old trams on city tracks.
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- Deacon, R. "Innsbruck: Tramway fit for the modern age", Tramways & Urban Transit, Aug. 2004 (67: 800), p.294-296.
- Deacon, R. "Innsbruck: Tramway in transition", Tramways & Urban Transit, Feb. 2009 (72: 854), p.54-57.
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- Pulling, N. "Systems Factfile No.137 - Innsbruck, Austria", Tramways & Urban Transit, Mar. 2019 (82: 975), p.104-109.
- Thompson, A. "Innsbruck's growing tramway", Tramways & Urban Transit, Aug. 2023 (86: 1028), p.300-302.
- Fahrzeuge der Innsbrucker Straßenbahn
- Innsbrucker Mittelgebirgsbahn
- Stadtverkehr-Austria-Wiki (Wiki site devoted to Austrian urban transportation)
- Straßenbahn Innsbruck
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