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ZWICKAU
 Saxony . Germany

Zwickau Straßenbahn Tram


Deutsch
 System

Zwickau - approx. 96,000 inh.; in the west of the state of Saxony.

Tramway
- network length approx. 18.5 km
- 4 lines
- 1000 mm gauge
- rolling stock (unidirectional): TATRA KT4D vehicles; low-floor GT6M-NF (Adtranz)

The tram section between Stadthalle and Zentrum is shared by Vogtlandbahn regional diesel trains (3-rail track; approx. 1-2 trains/hour).

 Recent History

1992: Neumarkt - Eckersbach
2005: Stadthalle - Neuplanitz

 

 Photos
   
 Books

Tram Atlas DeutschlandRobert Schwandl:

TRAM ATLAS DEUTSCHLAND 4.

- June 2016, Berlin, ISBN 978 3 836573 49 7.

- Detailed colour maps for more than 50 German tramway cities, illustrated with numerous photos - More details

Schnellbahnen in Deutschland/Metros in GermanyRobert Schwandl:

Schnellbahnen in Deutschland
Metros in Germany

U-Bahn - Stadtbahn - S-Bahn.

- April 2007, Berlin, ISBN 978 3 836573 18 3

- Anything you need to know about German metro and light rail systems, with detailed maps and hundreds of colour photos; 192 pages; Text German and English - More details

 Official Websites

SVZ - Städtische Verkehrsbetriebe Zwickau

VMS - Verkehrsverbund Mittelsachsen

 

 Other Links

Zwickauer Straßenbahn at Wikipedia.de

 


 

 


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