Trams in Naumburg (Saale)

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Naumburg (Saale) tramway
Strassenbahn-nmb-tw36undtw51 depot.jpg
Cars 36 and 51 outside the depot, 2007.
Locale Naumburg (Saale), Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
Steam tram era: 1892 (1892)–1906 (1906)
Status Converted to electricity
Track gauge 1,000 mm (3 ft 3 38 in)
Propulsion system(s) Steam
Electric tram era: since 1907 (1907)
Status Operational
Lines 1
Operator(s) Naumburger Straßenbahn (HAVAG)
Track gauge 1,000 mm (3 ft 3 38 in)
Propulsion system(s) Electricity
Electrification 600 V DC
Route length 2.5 km (1.6 mi)
Naumburg (Saale) tramway, 2011 (with the operational line shown in red).
Website Naumburger Straßenbahn (German)

The Naumburg (Saale) tramway (German: Straßenbahn Naumburg (Saale)) is a tramway forming part of the public transport system in Naumburg (Saale), a city in the federal state of Saxony-Anhalt, Germany.

Opened in 1882, the tramway has been operated since 1994 by Naumburger Straßenbahn. At only 2.5 km (1.6 mi) long, it is the smallest urban tramway in Germany, and one of the smallest in Europe.

See also[edit]


  • Bauer, Gerhard; Kuschinski, Norbert (1994). Die Straßenbahnen in Ostdeutschland [The Tramways in East Germany]. Band 2: Sachsen-Anhalt, Thüringen [Volume 2: Saxony-Anhalt, Thuringia]. Aachen, Germany: Schweers + Wall. ISBN 392167980X.  (German)
  • Schwandl, Robert (2012). Schwandl's Tram Atlas Deutschland (3rd ed.). Berlin: Robert Schwandl Verlag. ISBN 9783936573336.  (German) (English)

External links[edit]

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Coordinates: 51°09′20″N 11°48′45″E / 51.15556°N 11.81250°E / 51.15556; 11.81250