List of town tramway systems in Europe

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This is a list of cities and towns in Europe that have (or once had) town tramway (urban tramway, or streetcar) systems as part of their public transport system.

Separate lists have been created for the following European countries to improve user-friendliness and to reduce article size, see blue links for:

 Albania[edit]

Name of System Location Gauge
(mm)
Traction
Type
Date (From) Date (To) Notes
  Vlorë Horse  ?  ? A photograph of a horse-drawn tramcar, dated 1963 (Peschkes, Part Three, 1987, Page 19), establishes that Albania did have a town tramway service.

 Bosnia-Herzegovina[edit]

Name of System Location Gauge
(mm)
Traction
Type
Date (From) Date (To) Notes
Sarajevo tram system Sarajevo 760 Horsecar 1885-January-01 1895-May-01 760 mm (2 ft 5 1516 in) Bosnian gauge (narrow gauge)
1435 Electric 1895-May-01 present 1,435 mm (4 ft 8 12 in) standard gauge

 Lithuania[edit]

Name of System Location Gauge
(mm)
Traction
Type
Date (From) Date (To) Notes
  Kaunas Horse 05 Jun 1892 15 Apr 1929 [1].
Steam 1914 1936 [2].
  Klaipėda 1000 Electric 18 Aug 1904
1950
1934 Oct
1967
[3].

[4].

  Palanga Horse  ?  ? [5].
  Vilnius Horse 15 Jun 1893 1915 [6].
Petrol 1914 1926  
Electric     Excepting microstates, Vilnius, Podgorica, Reykjavík and Tirana are the only European capitals where electric town tramways have not (yet) been built.

 Luxembourg[edit]

Name of System Location Gauge
(mm)
Traction
Type
Date (From) Date (To) Notes
  Esch-sur-Alzette canton 1000 Electric 29 May 1927 22 Sep 1956  
  Luxembourg City
1435 Horse 22 Feb 1875  ?
1000 Electric 8 Aug 1908 5 Sep 1964  

 Malta[edit]

Name of System Location Gauge
(mm)
Traction
Type
Date (From) Date (To) Notes
  Valletta Electric 23 Feb 1905 15 Dec 1929

 Moldova[edit]

Name of System Location Gauge
(mm)
Traction
Type
Date (From) Date (To) Notes
  Chişinău 1000 Horse 29 Oct 1888 1914  
1000 Electric 25 Jan 1914 13 May 1961  

 Monaco[edit]

Name of System Location Gauge
(mm)
Traction
Type
Date (From) Date (To) Notes
  Monte Carlo 1000 Electric 1898 1932

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