Nizhny Novgorod cable car

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Nizhny Novgorod cable car
Nizhny Novgorod aerial tramway. Over lowland near Bor Town.jpg
Status In operation
Character Gondola lift
Location Nizhny Novgorod and Bor, Nizhny Novgorod Oblast, Russia
Termini Nizhny Novgorod (west)
Bor, Nizhny Novgorod Oblast (east)
No. of stations 2
Open 9 February 2012
Technical features
Line length 3,661 m (12,011 ft)
Notes Electric motor powering cable bullwheel

Nizhny Novgorod cable car line (Russian: Нижегородская канатная дорога) is a gondola lift cable car link across the Volga River in Russia connecting the city of Nizhny Novgorod with the town of Bor.

It is a 3660 metres long gondola lift across the Volga River. It was inaugurated in 2012 and crosses the Volga River in a 900 metres long span on two 82 metres high towers. Nizhny Novgorod Volga Aerial Tramway was built by Poma. A trip on it lasts 13 minutes.


Coordinates: 56°20′16″N 44°02′57″E / 56.3377°N 44.0493°E / 56.3377; 44.0493