TRAM TRAVELS

The National Company of Light Railways in Belgium (NMVB/SNCV)

Closed

City: Antwerp (Belgium), Bastogne (Belgium), Bruges (Belgium), Brussels (Belgium), Leuven (Belgium).
Total route length: 1528.0 km (949.5 miles).

Track gauge: 1000 mm (metre gauge).
Opened: June 29, 1885.
Closed: June 21, 1991 because of fragmentation.

Description

The tram operation was taken over by the De Kusttram in the Ostend area and by Transport En Commun en Wallonie (TEC) in the Charleroi area.

The National Company of Light Railways in Belgium (NMVB/SNCV) operated regional tram lines and local tram lines throughout Belgium.

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Trams and light rails in Belgium

Select a city: Antwerp, Brussels, Charleroi, Érezée, Ghent, Han-sur-Lesse, Liège, Ostend, Schepdaal, Thuin, and Verviers.


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Operational

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Brussels Tram Museum (MSVB/MTUB)
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Closed permanently

Tram lines in operation

Ostend De Kusttram: Knokke - De Panne
Operational

Discontinued tram lines

30Charleroi tram line 30: Anderlues - La Louvière
Closed

31Brussels tram line 31: Terminus Eden - Bracequegnies
Closed

41Charleroi tram line 41: Trazegnies - Terminus Eden
Closed

67Charleroi tram line 67: Terminus Eden - Namur
Closed

68Brussels tram line 68: Ransart - Charleroi
Closed

78Charleroi tram line 78: Fontaine - Trazegnies
Closed

80Charleroi tram line 80: Terminus Eden - Maurage
Closed

82Charleroi tram line 82: Anderlues - Charleroi Sud
Closed

ALBrussels regional line AL: Noordstation / Gare du Nord - Aalst
Closed

SBrussels regional line S: Sterrebeek - Bruxelles
Closed

1Mons regional line 1: Mons - Pâturages
Closed

88Charleroi regional line 88: Anderlues - Parc
Closed

90Brussels regional line 90: Charleroi Sud - La Louvière
Closed

92Brussels regional line 92: Terminus Eden - Thuin
Closed

93Brussels regional line 93: Anderlues - La Louvière
Closed

476Brussels regional line 476: Oreye - Liège
Closed

516Bastogne regional line 516: Bastogne - Martelange
Closed

578Verviers regional line 578: Verviers - Spa
Closed

580Verviers regional line 580: Eupen - Verviers
Closed

Bruges tram line 1
Closed

Leuven tram line 1
Closed

Ostend tram line 1
Closed

Bruges tram line 2
Closed

Ostend tram line 2
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Bruges tram line 3
Closed

Leuven tram line 3
Closed

Ostend tram line 3
Closed

Bruges tram line 4: Station - Sint-Jozef
Closed

Leuven tram line 4
Closed

Ostend tram line 4
Closed

Bruges tram line 5
Closed

Leuven tram line 5
Closed

Ostend tram line 5
Closed

Bruges tram line 6
Closed

Ostend tram line 6
Closed

Charleroi tram line 36
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Charleroi tram line 37
Closed

Charleroi tram line 38
Closed

Charleroi tram line 40
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Brussels tram line 62
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Charleroi tram line 63
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Charleroi tram line 65
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Charleroi tram line 66
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Charleroi tram line 85
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Charleroi tram line 86
Closed

Antwerp extra regional line BO(TA)
Closed

Antwerp extra regional line BW(TA)
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Brussels regional line A
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Brussels regional line AD
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Brussels regional line B
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Brussels regional line F
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Brussels regional line G
Closed

Brussels regional line Gm
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Brussels regional line H
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Brussels regional line HL
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Brussels regional line L
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Brussels regional line M
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Brussels regional line N
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Brussels regional line Ni
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Brussels regional line O
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Brussels regional line R
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Brussels regional line V
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Brussels regional line W
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Brussels regional line Wb
Closed

Brussels regional line 2
Closed

Leuven regional line 2
Closed

Mons regional line 2
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Mons regional line 3
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Mons regional line 4
Closed

Mons regional line 5
Closed

Mons regional line 6
Closed

Mons regional line 7
Closed

Mons regional line 8
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Brussels regional line 10
Closed

Bruges regional line 11
Closed

Mons regional line 11
Closed

Mons regional line 12
Closed

Mons regional line 13
Closed

Mons regional line 14
Closed

Mons regional line 15
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Verviers regional line 24
Closed

Verviers regional line 27
Closed

Verviers regional line 34
Closed

Antwerp extra regional line 40
Closed

Antwerp extra regional line 40/ (NMVB/SNCV)
Closed

Antwerp regional line 41
Closed

Antwerp extra regional line 42/
Closed

Antwerp regional line 42
Closed

Verviers regional line 44/45
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Antwerp regional line 50
Closed

Liège regional line 50
Closed

Liège regional line 51
Closed

Antwerp extra regional line 52
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Liège regional line 52
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Liège regional line 53
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Antwerp extra regional line 54
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Liège regional line 55
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Liège regional line 56
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Liège regional line 58
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Liège regional line 60
Closed

Antwerp extra regional line 61/
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Antwerp regional line 61
Closed

Liège regional line 61
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Liège regional line 62
Closed

Antwerp regional line 63
Closed

Antwerp regional line 65
Closed

Antwerp regional line 72
Closed

Antwerp regional line 75
Closed

Antwerp regional line 77
Closed

Brussels regional line 91
Closed

Brussels regional line 99
Closed

Liège regional line 456
Closed

Liège regional line 459
Closed

Liège regional line 460
Closed

Liège regional line 460 BIS
Closed

Liège regional line 466
Closed

Liège regional line 467
Closed

Liège regional line 468
Closed

Bastogne regional line 503
Closed

Liège regional line 581
Closed

The National Company of Light Railways in Belgium (NMVB/SNCV) stops

Aalst, Anderlues, Bastogne, Bracequegnies, Bruxelles, Charleroi, Charleroi Sud, Eupen, Fontaine, Knokke, La Louvière, Les 4cafés, Liège, Martelange, Maurage, Mons, Motrice Braine-le-Comte, Namur, Noordstation / Gare du Nord, Oreye, Paradis, Parc, Pâturages, Place Albert Prémier, Ransart, Sint-Jozef, Souret, Souvret-Forrières, Spa, Station, Sterrebeek, Terminus Eden, Thuin, Trazegnies, Verviers, and Wanfercee - Baulet.


The National Company of Light Railways in Belgium (NMVB/SNCV) route map

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Former trams in operation

Articulated tram: 6017, 6103, 6105, 6113, 6140, 6143, and 6149.

Freight car: A.9965, A.4850, A.2354, A7930, A.18328, A.50757, A.2402, A.9478, and A.2355.

Motor freight car: A9963, and 21006.

Open sidecar: A 8947, A.1208, A.8944, and 8798.

Railcar: AR.89, ART. 123, A 9314, AR 133 "Francais", AR.193, AR168, AR 266, ART.300, A 948, ?, A.9515, ART.50, AR159, AR.86, ART.69 "Francais", A.9073, 19, 34, 138, 201, 1002, 1305, 4550, 7207, 9004, 9020, 9161, 9537, 9685, 9727, 19725, 9311, 9180, 9735, 9743, 9174, 9762, 9774, 9037, 9153, 9783, 9313, 19727, 9871, 9888, 9924, 9099, 9977, 9028, 10054, 9106, 9175, 10057, 10061, 10063, 10065, 9049, 10112, 10166, 9052, 9063, 10243, 10284, 10308, 10345, 10392, ?, 10409, 10422, 10429, 10433, 9270, 10467, 9274, 10485, 9081, 10494, 19166, 9985, 9817, 9291, 9538, and 19544.

Service vehicle: 9596, 769, 9583, 9034, and 21000.

Sidecar: A.1936, A 1590, A.1853, A.2121, A10737, A.1344, A.165, A.2026, A.11509, A.1348, 1836, 2004, 8893, 9541, 9559, 19707, 9459, 11620, 19220, 19538, 9519, 19542, 19566, and 19572.

Snowplow: ?, A8178 "Erezee Manhay", and 51532.

Steam powered railcar: 979, 1066, and 1076.

Tower wagon: AE 46, and 3632.

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Links

Trammuseum Den SNCV-NMVB-NKG i Belgium
By: Lars F. Richter.
Language: Dutch.

Trolleybus & trams de Belgique et d'ailleurs
By: A. Corteil/J-M. Roubinet.
Language: French.

See all links about trams in Brussels.

Last updated: March 3, 2024.