Caen tramway

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Caen tramway
Tramway de Caen 2019.jpg
Native nameTramway de Caen
OwnerCaen la Mer
LocaleCaen, France
Transit typeTram
Number of lines3
Number of stations37
Began operation27 July 2019
Number of vehicles26 Alstom Citadis 305
System length16.2 km (10.1 mi)
Track gauge1,435 mm (4 ft 8 12 in) standard gauge
Electrification750 V DC overhead line

The Caen tramway (French: Tramway de Caen) is a tram under construction in the city of Caen, France. [1] The tram is scheduled to open in July 2019 and will replace the Caen Guided Light Transit closed in December 2017.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Dardenne, Elodie. "Tramway à Caen. Pour l'instant, ça roule" (in French). Ouest-France. Retrieved 2019-01-11.CS1 maint: Unrecognized language (link)
  2. ^ "Tramway à Caen. Le jour où il s'est arrêté" (in French). Ouest-France. Retrieved 2019-01-11.

External links[edit]