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SAMARKAND
 Uzbekistan

Samarkand tram map

 SAMARKAND

Samarkand (Samarqand), an ancient city in eastern Uzbekistan, with a population of some 505,000.


Tramway

- test runs with passengers started on 29 March 2017 after construction had started in Oct. 2016!
- officially inaugurated on 15 April 2017
- 6.4 km from railway station (Temir Yo'l Vokzali) to Sartepa Massivi (Russian: Vokzal - Massiv Sartepa)
- 5 km route between the main station and Siab Bazaar currently under construction
- rolling stock (18 Vario LF trams) taken over from Toshkent where the tram system closed in 2016

 

 Photos


 Links

Some news at transphoto.ru

Samarqand Tramway at Wikipedia.uz

 

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