Kölner Verkehrs-Betriebe AG (KVB)

First line opened 1877. Runs tramway/pre-metro and interurban rail service between Köln and Bonn (12 routes, 238 stops). Tramways being upgraded to light rail standards (Stadtbahn ), with 47 km and 41 stations now in tunnel. A 3·9 km north-south tunnel is under construction, but construction problems have delayed opening. ...

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