TRAM TRAVELS

Kasseler Verkehrs-Gesellschaft (KVG)

Operational

December 14, 1898 - 1938: Grosse Kasseler Strassenbahn AG (GKS).

City: Kassel (Germany).
Total route length: 76.4 km (47.5 miles).

Track gauge: 1000 mm (metre gauge).
Opened: April 27, 1903.
Closed: April 11, 1966.

Track gauge: 1435 mm (standard gauge).
Opened: December 14, 1898.

Description

Herkulesbahn ran on meter gauge.

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Other tram companies in Kassel

Regionalbahn Kassel (RBK)
Operational

Tram museums in Kassel

Technik-Museum Kassel (TMK)
Open regularly

Straßenbahnmuseum Kassel
Closed permanently

Tram lines in operation

1Kassel tram line 1: Wilhelmshöhe (Park) - Vellmar Nord
Operational

3Kassel tram line 3: Mattenberg - Ihringshäuser Str.
Operational

4Kassel tram line 4: Druseltal - Bürgerhaus
Operational

5Kassel tram line 5: Holländische Str. - Bahnhof Großenritte
Operational

6Kassel tram line 6: Ihringshäuser Str. - Schulzentrum Brückenhof
Operational

7Kassel tram line 7: Mattenberg - Wolfsanger
Operational

2Kassel extra line 2: Bahnhof Großenritte - Schulzentrum Brückenhof
Operational

8Kassel extra line 8
Operational

Kassel extra line 0
Operational

Kassel extra line E
Operational

Kassel tram line N1
Operational

Kassel tram line N3
Operational

Kassel tram line N4
Operational

Kassel tram line N5
Operational

Discontinued tram lines

Kassel tram line 9
Closed

Kassel tram line 10
Closed

Kassel tram line 11
Closed

Kassel tram line 12 Herkulesbahn
Closed

Kassel tram line 13 Herkulesbahn
Closed

Kassel tram line 14
Closed

Kassel extra line 4S
Closed

Kassel extra line 5E: Am Stern - VW-Werk Schleife
Closed

Kassel extra line 5S
Closed

Kasseler Verkehrs-Gesellschaft (KVG) stops

Altmarkt / Regierungspräsidium, Am Stern (Kassel), Auestadion, Bahnhof Großenritte, Baunatal Stadtmidte, Bebel Platz, Betriebshof Sandershäuser Straße, Bürgerhaus, Druseltal, Forstfeldstraße, Friedrichsplatz, Hessenschanze, Hofgeismar-Hümme, Holländische Straße, Ihringshäuser Straße, Kassel Hauptbahnhof, Kaufungen, Papierfabrik, Kirchgasse, Kirchweg Kassel, Klinikum Kassel, Königsplatz Kassel, Leipziger Straße, Lutherplatz, Mattenberg, Melsungen, Nations (Kassel), Rathaus / Fünffensterstraße, Rolandstraße, Sandershäuser Straße, Schulzentrum Brückenhof, Vellmar Nord, VW-Werk Schleife, Walther-Schücking-Platz, Weserspitze, Wilhelmshöhe (Park), and Wolfsanger.


Kasseler Verkehrs-Gesellschaft (KVG) route map

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Current trams in operation

Articulated tram: 401, 402, 407, 411, 415, 418, and 419.

Low-floor articulated tram: 453, 454, 458, 460, 464, 465, 469, 471, 601, 609, 610, 615, 617, 618, 619, 622, 634, 635, 658, and 667.

Low-floor sidecar: 511, 504, and 510.

Service vehicle: 317.

Former trams in operation

Articulated tram: 269, 270, 273, 303, 307, 309, 317, 352, 354, 355, 356, 358, 360, and 365.

Railcar: 14, 719, 110, 144, 202, 212, 214, 216, 218, 223, and 224.

School tram: 100.

Service vehicle: 722.

Sidecar: 511, 521, 568, and 570.

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Hessische Landesbahn (HLB)
Language: German.

Kasseler Verkehrs-Gesellschaft (KVG)
Language: German.

Nordhessischer Verkehrsverbund (NVV)
Language: German.

Regionalbahn Kassel (RBK)
Language: German.

See all links about trams in Kassel.

Last updated: February 17, 2024.