Basel tram line 8

City: Basel (Switzerland).
Route length: 10.9 km (6.8 miles).

Track gauge: 1000 mm (metre gauge).
Opened: July 5, 1912.

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

Neuweilerstrasse
Weil am Rhein Bhf

Basel railcar 409 on tram line 8 in the square Bundesplatz (1985)

Basel railcar 409 on tram line 8 in the square Bundesplatz (1985)
Photographer: B. Thommen.
Publisher: Trämli-Impress.
Date: July 21, 1985.
Basel articulated tram 623 on tram line 8 on Steinenberg (1991)

Basel articulated tram 623 on tram line 8 on Steinenberg (1991)
Photographer: D. Madörin.
Publisher: Ernst B. Leutwiler Verlag.
Date: September 8, 1991.
Basel low-floor articulated tram 322 on tram line 8 at the stop Wiesenplatz (2006)
Basel articulated tram 655 on tram line 8 at the terminus Neuweilerstrasse (2006)

Tram Basel - Bahnen in der Innenstadt (2007) (HD)
User: Horst Honig.
Language: German.
Date: 2007.

Strassenbahn Basel linia 6
User: esbek2.
Language: German.
Date: November 1, 2010.

Tramway tram Basel SBB
User: Henri DANIEL.
Language: German.
Date: January 25, 2012.

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

Tram 8 Basel (Bâle) vers Weil am Rhein
User: Henri DANIEL.
Language: German.
Date: December 20, 2014.

BVB Basel Tram | Linie 15: Bruderholz - Messeplatz
User: Tom_O.
Language: German.
Date: February 14, 2015.

Switzerland: Trams in Basel, April 2016
User: Video Mitch.
Language: German.
Date: April 16, 2016 to April 19, 2016.

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See also

Tickets from Basler Verkehrs-Betriebe (BVB)
Photos from Basler Verkehrs-Betriebe (BVB)
Line: Basel tram line 6
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.

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