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Copenhagen tram line 5 (closed)

City: Copenhagen (Denmark).
Route length: 14.3 km (8.9 miles).
Driving time: 53 min.

Track gauge: 1435 mm (standard gauge).
Opened: April 24, 1903.
Closed: April 23, 1972.

Existing tram lines in Copenhagen

Ride: Linie 8.

Disused tram lines in Copenhagen

Tram line: A, B, Blegdamslinien, C, D, Dampsporvej, E, F, Farimagsgadelinie, Main line, Tværlinie, Vanløse line, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20 and 26.
Battery Tram: Nørrebro Elektriske Sporveje.
Extra line: 15A and 19x.
Horse tram line: Blegdamslinien, Nørregadelinie and 11.
Party line: 0, Buh (dyrskue), Kastrupfort linien, Sundby Skovlinie, Valby Skovlinie and 8.
Tourist line: T.

The line was operated by

Københavns Sporveje (KS) (closed)

Final destinations

Brønshøj
Formosavej
Husum
Øresundsvej

Postcard: Copenhagen tram line 5 on the bridge Dronning Louises Bro
Postcard: Copenhagen tram line 5 near Vor Frelsers Kirke
Postcard: Copenhagen tram line 5 near Circus og National
København transport now and then

København transport now and then
User: ijsselstadt.
Language: Danish.
Date: Before July 2, 2016.
For 40 år siden - linie 7 overgår til busdrift

For 40 år siden - linie 7 overgår til busdrift
User: SporvognDK.
Language: Danish.
Date: Before June 20, 2011.
Archive photo: Copenhagen articulated tram 801 on tram line 5 on Nørrebrogade (1960)
Postcard: Copenhagen railcar 470 on tram line 5 on Frederikssundsvej (1967)

Postcard: Copenhagen railcar 470 on tram line 5 on Frederikssundsvej (1967)
Publisher: Sporvejshistorisk Selskab (SHS).
Date: September 10, 1967.
Copenhagen articulated tram 900 on tram line 5 on Rådhusstræde (1968)

Copenhagen articulated tram 900 on tram line 5 on Rådhusstræde (1968)
Publisher: Sporvejshistorisk Selskab (SHS).
Date: Marz 8, 1968.
Sporvejsmuseet henter skinner på Frederikssundsvej

Sporvejsmuseet henter skinner på Frederikssundsvej
User: SporvognDK.
Language: Danish.
Date: 1970 to February 3, 2016.
Postcard: Copenhagen railcar 610 on tram line 5 on Nørregade (1972)

Postcard: Copenhagen railcar 610 on tram line 5 on Nørregade (1972)
Publisher: Sporvejshistorisk Selskab (SHS).
Date: 1972.
Sporvognslinie 5 - april 1972

Sporvognslinie 5 - april 1972
User: OscarZulu8.
Language: Danish.
Date: April 1972.
Copenhagen tram line 5 at the terminus Husum (Husumtorv), seen from the side (1972)
Copenhagen tram line 5 at the terminus Husum (Husumtorv) (1972)

Copenhagen tram line 5 at the terminus Husum (Husumtorv) (1972)
Photographer: Henrik Boye.
Date: April 1972.
Copenhagen tram line 5 at the terminus Husum (1972)

Copenhagen tram line 5 at the terminus Husum (1972)
Photographer: Henrik Boye.
Date: April 1972.
Copenhagen articulated tram 896 on tram line 5 at the terminus Husum (1972)
Copenhagen articulated tram 892 on tram line 5 on Frederiksundsvej, Husum (1972)
Copenhagen articulated tram 892 on tram line 5 on Frederikssundsvej (1972)
Copenhagen articulated tram 892 on tram line 5 at the terminus Husum (Husumtorv) (1972)
special ticket for Københavns Sporveje (KS)Copenhagen tram line 5 Front (1972)

special ticket for Københavns Sporveje (KS)Copenhagen tram line 5 Front (1972)
Publisher: Københavns Sporveje (KS).
Date: April 22, 1972.
Pin: Copenhagen tram line 5 Front (1972)

Pin: Copenhagen tram line 5 Front (1972)
Archive: Henrik Boye.
Date: April 22, 1972.
Copenhagen tram line 5 on Backersvej (1972)

Copenhagen tram line 5 on Backersvej (1972)
Photographer: Henrik Boye.
Date: April 22, 1972.
Copenhagen tram line 5 near Formosavej (1972)

Copenhagen tram line 5 near Formosavej (1972)
Photographer: Henrik Boye.
Date: April 22, 1972.
Copenhagen tram line 5 at the terminus Formosavej (1972)

Copenhagen tram line 5 at the terminus Formosavej (1972)
Photographer: Henrik Boye.
Date: April 22, 1972.
Copenhagen railcar 575 on tram line 5 on Frederiksborggade (1972)

Copenhagen railcar 575 on tram line 5 on Frederiksborggade (1972)
Photographer: Henrik Boye.
Date: April 22, 1972.
Copenhagen railcar 567 on tram line 5 on Ved Vandkunsten (1972)

Copenhagen railcar 567 on tram line 5 on Ved Vandkunsten (1972)
Photographer: Henrik Boye.
Date: April 22, 1972.
Copenhagen articulated tram 898 on tram line 5 at the terminus Formosavej (1972)
Copenhagen articulated tram 891 on tram line 5 at the stop Ved Langebro (1972)
Copenhagen articulated tram 877 on tram line 5 at the terminus Formosavej (1972)
Trams in Copenhagen 1972
(Sporvogne i København 1972)

Trams in Copenhagen 1972 (Sporvogne i København 1972)
User: Hans Jørgen Lerstrup Larsen.
Language: Danish.
Date: April 23, 1972.
Archive photo: Copenhagen articulated tram 896 on tram line 5 at the terminus Husum (Husumtorv) (1972)
Afskedkavalkade for sidste sporvogn på linje 5. Brønshøj Torv 23. april 1972

Afskedkavalkade for sidste sporvogn på linje 5. Brønshøj Torv 23. april 1972
User: mikljensen.
Language: Danish.
Date: April 23, 1972.
Postcard: Copenhagen railcar 505 on tram line 5 the old terminus Sundby Hospital (1990)

Postcard: Copenhagen railcar 505 on tram line 5 the old terminus Sundby Hospital (1990)
Drawer: John Lundgren.
Publisher: Sporvejshistorisk Selskab (SHS).
Date: 1990.
Prescription envelope: Copenhagen railcar 448 on tram line 5  (1993)

Prescription envelope: Copenhagen railcar 448 on tram line 5 (1993)
Archive: Henrik Boye.
Drawer: John Lundgren.
Publisher: Linde Apotek.
Date: 1993.
Prescription envelope: Copenhagen articulated tram 890 on tram line 5  (1993)

Prescription envelope: Copenhagen articulated tram 890 on tram line 5 (1993)
Archive: Henrik Boye.
Drawer: John Lundgren.
Publisher: Linde Apotek.
Date: 1993.
Postcard: Copenhagen tram line 5 the old terminus Sundby Hospital (1994)

Postcard: Copenhagen tram line 5 the old terminus Sundby Hospital (1994)
Drawer: John Lundgren.
Publisher: Sporvejshistorisk Selskab (SHS).
Date: 1994.
Prescription envelope: Copenhagen railcar 552 on tram line 5 on Brønshøj Torv (1995)

Prescription envelope: Copenhagen railcar 552 on tram line 5 on Brønshøj Torv (1995)
Archive: Henrik Boye.
Drawer: John Lundgren.
Publisher: Linde Apotek.
Date: 1995.
Prescription envelope: Copenhagen railcar 320 on tram line 5 on Brønshøj Torv (1995)

Prescription envelope: Copenhagen railcar 320 on tram line 5 on Brønshøj Torv (1995)
Archive: Henrik Boye.
Drawer: John Lundgren.
Publisher: Linde Apotek.
Date: 1995.
Prescription envelope: Copenhagen railcar 300 on tram line 8 at the terminus Brønshøj Torv (1995)
Prescription envelope: Copenhagen tram line 5 on Brønshøj Torv (1996)

Prescription envelope: Copenhagen tram line 5 on Brønshøj Torv (1996)
Archive: Henrik Boye.
Drawer: John Lundgren.
Publisher: Linde Apotek.
Date: 1996.
Sidste sporvogn i København 22.april 1972

Sidste sporvogn i København 22.april 1972
User: John Lehmann.
Language: Danish.
Date: Marz 9, 2019.

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See also

Photos from Københavns Sporveje (KS)
Line: Copenhagen tram line 8
Links about trams in Copenhagen
Museum: Hovedstadsområdets Trafikselskabsmuseum (HT-museet)
Company: Frederiksberg Sporveje (FS)
Videos about trams in Copenhagen

Last updated: July 27, 2022.

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