THE GS TRAM SITE

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11 Dec. 2010

The Toulouse rail-based transportation system on the day the new tramway line T1 opened.




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Operator: Tisséo-SMAT (Société de la Mobilité de l'Agglomération Toulousaine)

TRAM ROUTE

T1 Aéroconstellation - Pasteur–Mairie de Blagnac - Servanty-Airbus - Purpan - Arènes

METRO ROUTES

A Balma-Gramont - Jolimont - Jean-Jaurès - Capitole - Esquirol - Patte-d’Oie - Arènes - Bagatelle - Mirail–Basso-Cambo
B Borderouge - Barrière de Paris - Canal du Midi - Jean-Jaurès - Palais de Justice - Ste. Agne SNCF - Rangueil - Ramonville

CHARACTERISTICS OF THE SYSTEM

NETWORK LENGTH

  • Tramway: 10.9 km.
  • Métro: 28.2 km


HISTORY

  • Horse–powered tramway: 31 July 1887 - 1910.
  • Electric tramway (first generation): 7 May 1906 - 7 July 1957.
  • Electric tramway (second generation): 11 Dec. 2010 - today.
  • Metro: 26 June 1993 - today.

GAUGE

  • Tramway: 1435 mm.
  • Metro: 1435 mm.

SOURCES

PRINT

  • Dietrich, M. "Les anciens tramways de Toulouse", Connaissance du Rail, Feb.-March 2010 (346-347), p.16-25.
  • Robert, J. Histoire des transports dans les villes de France Neuilly-sur-Seine: J. Robert, 1974.
  • "Systems Factfile No.77 - Toulouse, France", Tramways & Urban Transit, Feb. 2014 (77: 914), p.81-85.
  • "The Tramways of Toulouse", The Modern Tramway, May 1954 (17: 197), p.95-96.

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