Basel tram line 16

City: Basel (Switzerland).
Route length: 5.4 km (3.4 miles).
Driving time: 20 min.

Track gauge: 1000 mm (metre gauge).
Opened: May 15, 1930.

Existing tram lines in Basel

Tram line: N10, N11, N14, N6, 1, 2, 3, 6, 8, 10, 11, 14, 15 and 16.
Extra line: E11, 17 and 21.
Restaurant line.

Disused tram lines in Basel

Tram line: 4, 5, 7, 9, 12, 18, 19, 22, 23, 24, 25 and 26.
Extra line: 14E.
Museum line: 7.
Party line: Mode-Express.

The line is operated by

Basler Verkehrs-Betriebe (BVB)

Final destinations

Bruderholz
Schifflände

Basel railcar 451 on tram line 16 on Gerbergasse

Längste Tramlinie der Schweiz - Kamerafahrt auf der BLT Linie 10 (1993)
User: Telebasel.
Language: German.
Date: May 1993 to August 1993.
Basel articulated tram 659 on tram line 16 at the stop Markthalle (2003)
Basel railcar 463 on tram line 16 at the terminus Bruderholz (2006)

Basel railcar 463 on tram line 16 at the terminus Bruderholz (2006)
Photographer: Henrik Boye.
Date: April 13, 2006.

BLT Basel - Linie 17 [Ettingen - Wiesenplatz]
User: Dante Schuggi.
Language: German.
Date: August 26, 2013.

Mit dem Tram ins Bruderholz | Tram Basel #02
User: SSBChris.
Language: German.
Date: August 4, 2018.

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See also

Tickets from Basler Verkehrs-Betriebe (BVB)
Photos from Basler Verkehrs-Betriebe (BVB)
Line: Basel extra line 17
Links about trams in Basel
Museum: Tram-Museum Basel (TMB)
Company: Basler Verkehrs-Betriebe (BVB)
Videos about trams in Basel

Last updated: September 14, 2021.

© 2004-2021: Henrik Boye

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