Aarhus Letbane

Before November 6th, 1971: Århus Sporveje.
Before January 1st, 1928: Aarhus Elektriske Sporvej (AES).

City: Aarhus (Denmark).

Track gauge: 1000 mm (meter gauge).
Opened: July 7th, 1904.
Closed: August 22nd, 1944 because of world war ii.
Reopened: July 18th, 1945.
Closed: November 6th, 1971.

Track gauge: 1435 mm (standard gauge).
Opened: May 2017.

The night between 21 and 22 August 1944, the depot blown up by German henchmen. All trams were destroyed.
May 2017 opening Aarhus Letbane between Odder and Grenå.

Disused lines

Horse tram line.
Tram line: 1 and 2.
The tram network var på i alt 12 km.

Current trams in operation

Low-floor articulated tram: 1101+1202, 2102+2202.
Museum tram: 18, 55.
Railcar: 11, 14, 15, 17, 18, 19, 20.
Sidecar: 5, 43, 45, 55, 59.

Earlier trams in operation

Bus: 68.
Grinder car: 60.
Horse tower wagon.
Horse tram: 1, 5.
Museum tram: 18, 55.
Open sidecar: 8, 34.
Railcar: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 12, 12, 13, 14, 16, 18, 19, 20, 24, 54, 56.
Salt wagon.
Sidecar: 8, 41, 42, 42, 44, 46, 47, 48, 49, 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56, 57, 58, 60.
Tower wagon.

Bochum-Gelsenkirchener Straßenbahnen (BOGESTRA)
Sidecar: 297.

Hannoversches Straßenbahn-Museum (HSM)
Railcar: 2.
Sidecar: 52.

Hovedstadsområdets Trafikselskabsmuseum (HT-museet)
Railcar: 1.

Sporvejsmuseet Skjoldenæsholm
Grinder car: 60.
Horse tower wagon.
Railcar: 1, 2, 3, 5, 8.
Salt wagon.
Sidecar: 41, 47, 52, 54.
Tower wagon.

See also

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Aarhus Letbane

Last updated: February 9th, 2017.

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