Amsterdam tram line 5

City: Amsterdam (Netherlands).
Route length: 11.6 km (7.2 miles).

Track gauge: 1435 mm (standard gauge).
Opened: July 17, 1902.
Closed: May 24, 1965.
Reopened: December 20, 1978.

Existing tram lines in Amsterdam

Tram line: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 13, 14, 17, 19, 24, 25 and 26.
Museum line: 30.
Tourist line: 20.

Disused tram lines in Amsterdam

Tram line: 8, 9, 10, 15, 16, 18, 21, 22 and 27.
Extra line: 6, 11 and 20.
Party line: 23.
Regional line: B and M.

The line is operated by

Gemeentevervoerbedrijf Amsterdam (GVB)

Final destinations

Amstelveen Stadshart
Westergasfabriek

Amsterdam railcar 465 on tram line 5 at the terminus Centraal Station (1980)

Amsterdam railcar 465 on tram line 5 at the terminus Centraal Station (1980)
Photographer: Tj. Swierstra.
Publisher: Electrische Museumtramlijn Amsterdam (EMA).
Date: September 20, 1980.
Bookmark: Amsterdam party line 23 on Fr. Hendrikplantsoen (1989)

Bookmark: Amsterdam party line 23 on Fr. Hendrikplantsoen (1989)
Photographer: Henrik Boye.
Publisher: L. J. P. Albers.
Date: May 4, 1989.

Amsterdam Trams 1999
User: DaveSpencer32.
Language: Dutch.
Date: 1999.
Amsterdam low-floor articulated tram 2203 on tram line 5 on Koningsplein (2004)
Amsterdam articulated tram 920 on tram line 5 on Prisengracht (2004)
Amsterdam articulated tram 920 on tram line 5 on Leidsestraat (2004)
Amsterdam articulated tram 906 on tram line 5 on Prisengracht (2007)

Amsterdam articulated tram 906 on tram line 5 on Prisengracht (2007)
Photographer: Henrik Boye.
Date: August 10, 2007.
Amsterdam low-floor articulated tram 2039 on tram line 2 in the square Leidseplein (2009)
Amsterdam low-floor articulated tram 2201 on tram line 5 in the square Leidseplein (2009)
Amsterdam articulated tram 920 on tram line 5 on Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal (2009)
Amsterdam articulated tram 904 on tram line 5 on Van Baerlestraat (2009)

Amsterdam articulated tram 904 on tram line 5 on Van Baerlestraat (2009)
Photographer: Michael Olsen.
Date: October 14, 2009.
Amsterdam articulated tram 901 on tram line 5 on Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal (2009)
Amsterdam articulated tram 901 on tram line 5 at the stop Dam (2009)

Amsterdam articulated tram 901 on tram line 5 at the stop Dam (2009)
Photographer: Michael Olsen.
Date: October 15, 2009.
Amsterdam articulated tram 910 on tram line 5 at the stop Leidseplein (2011)
Amsterdam articulated tram 906 on tram line 5 on Leidsestraat (2011)

Amsterdam articulated tram 906 on tram line 5 on Leidsestraat (2011)
Photographer: Henrik Boye.
Date: October 19, 2011.

Tram lijn 24 Amsterdam
User: keezi walks.
Language: Dutch.
Date: August 27, 2012.

GVB Amsterdam Tramlijn 5 Cabinerit Centraal Station - Station Zuid - Remise Havenstraat in de sneeuw
User: Rail Public Transport.
Language: Dutch.
Date: December 10, 2017.

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See also

Tickets from Gemeentevervoerbedrijf Amsterdam (GVB)
Photos from Gemeentevervoerbedrijf Amsterdam (GVB)
Line: Amsterdam extra line 6
Links about trams in Amsterdam
Museum: Electrische Museumtramlijn Amsterdam (EMA)
Company: Gemeentevervoerbedrijf Amsterdam (GVB)
Videos about trams in Amsterdam

Last updated: September 14, 2021.

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