All Urban rail operators articles – Page 9

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    Yarra Trams

    Opened in 1884 with the first electric trams from 1889. Extensive network of 27 routes serving 1763 stops. See Melbourne network map . Melbourne’s tram network is run under a franchise agreement with the State of Victoria; KDR Melbourne (a consortium of Keolis and Downer EDI Rail ) began ...

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    Suzhou Subway (SZS)

    First line opened 2012, China’s 16th metro. Three-line network serving 92 stations. See Suzhou network map . Line 1 opened in April 28, 2012, running east-west from Zhongnanjie to Liangtianche (25·7 km, 24 stations). Line 2’s first phase (26·6 km, 22 stations) opened on December 28, 2013, running ...

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    SPT Subway

    Opened in 1896. Single circle line with 15 stations. The Glasgow Subway is the world’s third-oldest metro. It consists of a small-profile circular route crossing the city-centre and looping out to the west, and is owned and operated by Strathclyde Partnership for Transport . A contract for modernisation ...

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    Tramwaje Szczecińskie Sp zoo

    First line opened 1879. The system serves 95 stops across a central network and six main radial lines operated by 12 service routes. On August 29 2015 routes 2, 7 and 8 were extended on a 4 km “Fast Tram” segregated line southeast from Basen Górniczy to Turkusowa (3 ...

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    Sound Transit

    Commuter rail opened 2000; light rail opened 2009, single line with 16 stops. Second light rail line serving Tacoma opened 2003. Network managed by the Central Puget Sound Regional Transit Authority. The Sounder commuter service between Tacoma and Seattle was inaugurated in 2000, and extended northwards to Everett ...

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    SkyTrain

    Opened 1986, network now comprises 3 lines serving 53 stations. See Vancouver network map . This subsidiary of Translink runs the automated light metro line. The first sections of the Expo line opened 1986 (Waterfront – New Westminster), with the Millenium line in 2002 (Braid – Commercial). The ...

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    Sheffield Supertram

    First line opened 1994; network now comprises 4 lines with 50 stops.See Sheffield network map . Owned by the South Yorkshire Passenger Transport Executive , Supertram is operated by Stagecoach on concession until March 2024. On October 25, 2018 a tram-train service to Rotherham began . This ...

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    Sétif Tramway

    Single light rail route opened 2018, serving 26 stops. Work began on May 8, 2014 with opening on May 8, 2018 . The line runs from 11 Décembre 1960 in the east via the rail and bus stations to reach two western branches serving Université El Bez at ...

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    Semitag

    Société d’Economie Mixte des Transports de l’Agglomération Grenobloise

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    Seattle Streetcar

    Opened 2007, two routes serving 17 stops. Owned by King County Department of Transportation. The South Lake Union line opened in 2007 from Pacific Place north to Fairview Campus Drive (2·1 km, 7 stops). A second route, running from Occidental Mall and King St via Jackson St ...

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    SBS Transit - Singapore

    Operator of North-East and Downtown lines, and two peoplemovers. See Singapore network map . Public transport operator SBS has a 30-year franchise from Land Transport Authority to operate the automated driverless North-East line (16 stations, opened in 2003), and the Downtown line (also automated and ...

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    Samsun Tramway

    Work on an initial line between the station and Ondokuz Mayıs University began in November 2008, opening on October 10, 2010 (16 km, 21 stops). A 14 km extension from Gar southeast to Tekkeköy stadium opened as far as Balıkçı (5 km, 5 stops) on August 26, 2016, and through ...

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    STAS Saint-Etienne

    First line opened 1881, formerly an extensive network. It now consists of a core north-south route with a long central loop line, worked as three operational routes serving 41 stops. The branch from Peuple Libération was extended to the main stations at Châteaucreux in 2006. Work on a northern ...

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    Statheres Sygkoinonies SA (STASY)

    Athens Urban Rail Transport

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    Sacramento RTD (SacRT)

    Opened 1987, the network comprises three lines serving 54 stops. See Sacramento network map . SacRT operates a north-south Blue line, and centre-to-northeast Gold line. An initial central section of the Green line is in operation, and will eventually serve the airport in the northwest with construction planned from ...

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    Rigas Satiksme (RS)

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    Rhônexpress

    Single interurban tram route, opened August 2010. See Lyon network map . Premium-fare interurban tram-train route built and operated via concession by consortium of Transdev (the operator, was Veolia), Vinci and CDC Infrastructure (of which 15 km is shared with Lyon Line T3) linking central Lyon at Part Dieu ...

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    Tisséo Réseau Urbain

    Opened 1993. Two-line light metro serving 37 stations, plus tram serving 27 stops.See Toulouse network map . First line of VAL automated metro opened June 26, 1993 from Basso Cambo northeast to Jolimont via the main station (10·2 km, 15 stations); an extension further northeast to Balma Gramont opened ...

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    Regiotram Utrecht

    Opened 1983. Single route with branch (23 stops), plus second line (9 stops). The Utrecht–Nieuwegein–Ijsselstein light rail ( Sneltram ) line opened in 1983. A route from the main station across the south side of the city to Uithof in the east opened on December 16, 2019 (8 ...

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    Regio S-Bahn Rhein-Neckar

    The S-Bahn network serving the Mannheim region was established in 2003. There are nine operating routes, serving 113 stations, across Rheinland-Pfalz and Baden-Württemberg, with some services reaching Hessen and Saarland. The network is run by DB Regio Mitte, its main routes being: S1/S2 Homburg – Kaiserslautern ...