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AMSTERDAM
 Netherlands

Amsterdam Tram Map
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Metros in Holland

Amsterdam Metro

 TRAM

Amsterdam, the capital city of the Netherlands, has about 830,000 inhabitants (1.3 million in metropolitan area) and is famous for its huge canal system.

TRAM

- network length 94 km (of which 4.6 km are shared by Sneltram line 51)
- 15 lines (after line 25 had been cancelled in Dec 2013)
- 1435 mm gauge
- Rolling stock: LHB articulated trams; BN articulated tram with low-floor section; Siemens Combino

 Photos

 

 IJtram :: Centraal Station - IJburg

Line 26 is a new express tram line, opened on 31 May 2005, that runs form the Centraal Station to IJburg, a newly built area on artificial islands in the IJmeer. It is 8.5 km long and runs on a segregated right-of-way for most of its length and in a tunnel for 1.5 km. The stop Rietlandpark is located 6 m below ground level, though uncovered, resembling a full metro station.

Steigereiland Rietlandpark
Steigereiland | Rietlandpark


 Links

GVB - Amsterdam Public Transport Authority (Official Site)

Dave Pirmann's Page has hundreds of photographs on Amsterdam Transport incl. Metro

Han Schomakers' page which explains colour-coding on Amsterdam metro and tram cars

De Amsterdamse Tram - Sneltram & Metro Gallery

De Amsterdamse Tram at Wikipedia.nl

Amsterdam Tram Track Map at gleisplanweb.eu

NEW: TRAMS 2016 - Dutch Yearbook about trams in Europe

 
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