All Urban rail operators articles – Page 10

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    Stadtbahn Regensburg

    Regensburg’s original tram network opened in 1903, but was abandoned in 1964. In June 2018 the city council approved plans to revive tram services, with a 15 km two-line light rail network to be built from 2025 for opening in 2027. Line A (10·2 km) would run from Wutzlhofen ...

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    Xuzhou Rail Transit

    Opened 2019, China’s 38th metro. Single metro line serving 18 stations. See map of Xuzhou . Work on a test section of east-west Line 1 began in April 2013, with some test running from the end of 2016. The full line, running from Xuzhou East high-speed station via ...

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    QLine

    This consortium of private and public businesses built a streetcar along Woodward Ave, from Congress to Grand Boulevard (5·3 km, 12 stops) linking with the Amtrak station and the downtown monorail; it opened on 12 May 2017 , to be operated by Transdev on a 5 year contract. Brookville supplied ...

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    RET Public Transport

    Opened 1968. Five routes serving 70 stations. Also operates tramway network of 9 routes. See Rotterdam network map . The first section of the north-south Erasmuslijn metro between Centraal and Zuidplein on February 9, 1968, extended to Slinge in 1970, continuing southwest to Zalmplaat in 1974. The west-east ...

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    Portland Streetcar

    Opened 2001. Downtown on-street tramway operated as three loop routes, serving 54 stops. See Portland network map . The first section to open ran from 23rd Marshall on the northwest side of the city centre via 10th and 11th Aves south to Portland State University (7·7 km ...

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    Tranvia Parla

    Opened 2007, single route serving 15 stops. This tramway serves this new town 20 km south of Madrid. The circular, double-track route was opened on June 5, 2007 , linking the Renfe station at Parla Centro with Parla Este. Address Camino de la Cantueña 2 28982 Parla Spain ...

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    Ouargla Tramway

    Opened 2018; single tram route serving 16 stops. An initial section of tram from Chenine (Kadour) east via the university district to Sid Rouhou (Cité Administrative) was inaugurated on March 20, 2018 (9·7 km, 16 stops). An extension north from Sid Rouhou to El Kasr / city centre ...

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    Ottawa Rapid Transit

    O-Train (Confederation line)

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    Sporveien Oslo

    Opened 1966. Five metro lines with 98 stations, plus light rail/tram lines. See Oslo network map . Oslo’s metro has been created by a mixture of new construction and converted older suburban railways (such as the Holmenkolbanen of 1898). The first tunnelled section opened in 1928, extending the Holmenkolbanen ...

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    Shiraz Urban Railway Organization (SURO)

    Opened 2014, Iran’s thrid metro. Single line serving 14 stations. First section of metro Line 1 opened October 11, 2014 , running northwest from the city centre at Namazi to Ehsan (10·5 km, 6 stations, 2 further stations opened later). It was extended southeast to Zandiyeh on April 20, ...

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    Tabriz Urban & Suburban Railway Organisation

    Opened 2015, Iran’s fourth metro. Single route with 10 stations. The inaugural section at the east end of Line 1 from El Goli in the southeast running northwest to Ostad Shahriar opened August 28, 2015 (5·6 km, 6 stations). On February 16, 2017 this was extended west to ...

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    VAG Verkehrs-Aktiengesellschaft Nürnberg (VAG)

    Opened 1972. Three metro lines serving 48 stations. Also five tram routes serving 79 stops. See Nürnberg network map . The first section to open was Line U1 from the southeast terminus at Langwasser Süd running northwest to Bauernfeindstraße on March 1, 1972. This was further extended to Frankenstraße ...

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    Saitama New Shuttle

    Rubber-tyred guided transit system opened 1983; single route with 13 stations running north from Omiya station, parallel to the Tohoku/Joetsu shinkansen line. Address 288 Komuro Inamachi Kita Adachi-gun Saitama-ken Omiya 362-0806 Japan Phone +81 48 722 1221 Fax +81 48 722 1220 Website www.new-shuttle.jp Traffic ...

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    Ningbo Rail Transit (NBRT)

    Opened 2014, China’s 22nd metro. Three-line network serving 69 stations. Construction of east-west Line 1 began in 2009 with the first phase opened from Donghuan South Rd to Gaoqiao West on May 30, 2014 (20·8 km, 20 stations). Line 1 Phase 2 east opened on March 19, 2016 ...

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    MZK Torun

    Miejski Zaklad Komunikacji w Toruniu (MZK Toruń)

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    Nagoya Municipal Subway

    First line opened 1957. Network now comprises 6 lines with 87 stations.See Nagoya network map . The first section to open was Nagoya - Sakae ( 3 stations) in November 1957, extended east to Ikeshita in June 1960 (3·6 km, 4 stations) and to Higashiyama Koen in April 1963 ...

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    MPK Wroclaw

    First line opened 1877. Extensive tramway network has 24 routes. A 0·9 km link via Hubska, east of the main station, opened on June 22, 2019, operated by route 16. A route west to Nowy Dwór is in planning. Address Prusa 75-79 50-316 Wroclaw Poland Phone +48 71 325 ...

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    STM Montréal

    Société de Transport de Montréal (STM)

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    Tokyo Monorail

    Single line opened 1964. See Tokyo network map . This straddle monorail on the Alweg system opened in southern Tokyo in 1964. It runs from Hamamatsucho on the south side of central Tokyo to Haneda airport. The line was acquired by JR East in 2002. A short extension ...