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KREFELD
 North-Rhine Westphalia . Germany

Krefeld Tram Network © R. Schwandl

 System

Krefeld - approx. 242,000 inh.; in the state of North-Rhine Westphalia, 20 km west of Düsseldorf and Duisburg.

Tramway
- network length approx. 38 km
- 4 lines
- 1000 mm gauge
- rolling stock: GT8 (unidirectional) and Duewag M8C (1982; bidirectional); Bombardier Flexity Outlook (2009)

Krefeld is linked to Düsseldorf by standard-gauge Stadtbahn line U76 (4-rail track between Voltastraße and Rheinstraße).

 

 Recent History

1982: Bockumer Platz - Elfrather Mühle

08 June 2013: Oberschlesienstraße - Tackheide (1 km) abandoned

 

 Photos
Straßenbahn Tram Krefeld
Straßenbahn Tram Krefeld
Straßenbahn Tram Krefeld
Straßenbahn Tram Krefeld
Straßenbahn Tram Krefeld
Straßenbahn Tram Krefeld
Straßenbahn Tram Krefeld
Straßenbahn Tram Krefeld
Straßenbahn Tram Krefeld
Straßenbahn Tram Krefeld
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Straßenbahn Tram Krefeld
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 Our books about Urban Rail in Germany

Tram Atlas DeutschlandRobert Schwandl:

TRAM ATLAS DEUTSCHLAND 5

- June 2019, Berlin, ISBN 978 3 836573 60 2

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

- Text German and English

- More details

Schnellbahnen in Deutschland/Metros in GermanyRobert Schwandl:

U-Bahnen in Deutschland

+ U-Stadtbahnen

- Feb 2019, Berlin, ISBN 978 3 836573 57 2

- Anything you need to know about German metro and light rail systems with underground sections, with detailed maps and hundreds of colour photos; 160 pages; Text German and English - More details

 Official Websites

SWK Mobil (Stadtwerke Krefeld)

VRR (Verkehrsverbund Rhein-Ruhr)

 Other Links

Straßenbahn Krefeld at Wikipedia.de

Tram-Krefeld.de

Krefeld Tram Track Map at gleisplanweb.de


 

 


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