First line opened 1901; network comprises five routes serving 75 stops

An extension from Robert-Koch-Straße north to Messe is under construction; an initial section as far as Technische Fakultät opened on November 11 2015 (Line 4, 1·5 km, four stops). A link along Rotteckring from Heinrich-von-Stephan-Straße to Europaplatz opened on March 16 2019 (1·9 km, four stops).

In June 2018 VAG ordered firve Urbos LRVs from CAF; these are due in 2020 and will replace the city’s remaining high-floor GT8K trams.

Address
Besançonallee 99
79111 Freiburg im Breisgau
Germany
Phone
+49 761 4511 0
Fax
+49 761 4511 139
Email
vag@vagfr.de
Website
www.vag-freiburg.de
 

Traffic

Passenger journeys
63·4 million (tram only)
Information year
2018
 

Network data

Gauge
1000 mm
Length
40 km
Electrification
40 km - 650 V DC
Rolling stock
62 LRV/tram cars