Bergamo–Albino light rail

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Bergamo–Albino light rail
TEB AnsaldoBreda Sirio 007 Torre Boldone 20120712.jpg
Light rail car no. 007 at Torre Boldone
Overview
Locale Bergamo, Italy
Transit type Light rail
Number of lines 1
Number of stations 16
Operation
Began operation 24 April 2009 (2009-04-24)
Operator(s) TEB
Number of vehicles 8 AnsaldoBreda Sirio
Technical
System length 12.5 km (7.8 mi)
No. of tracks 2
Track gauge 1,435 mm (4 ft 8 12 in)
Minimum radius of curvature 100 m (330 ft)
System map

Mappa tranvia Bergamo-Albino.svg

The Bergamo–Albino light rail is a 12.5-kilometre (7.8 mi) light rail line that connects the city of Bergamo, Italy, with the town of Albino, in the lower part of the Val Seriana. It was built on the right-of-way of the former Valle Seriana railway, closed in 1967; it opened for service on 24 April 2009.

Bibliography[edit]

  • Claudio Cleri: "Bergamo e il tram delle valli". In: I Treni No. 318 (September 2009), pp. 25–29.

External links[edit]

Media related to Bergamo–Albino tramway at Wikimedia Commons