Green Line (Tel Aviv Light Rail)
|Locale||Tel Aviv ,Rishon LeZion, Holon, Herzliya|
|System||Tel Aviv Light Rail|
|Planned opening||2024 (estimated)|
|Line length||35 km (22 mi)|
|Track gauge||1,435 mm (4 ft 8+1⁄2 in) standard gauge|
|Electrification||1500 V DC OHLE|
|Operating speed||50 km/h (31 mph) in Street Level |
70 km/h (43 mph) Underground
The Green Line is the proposed second section of a light rail system the Tel Aviv metropolitan area, known as Tel Aviv Light Rail. The line will run from Rishon LeZion northwards through Holon through central Tel Aviv and will split into two branches: One to Herzliya in the north, and one to Ramat HaHayal neighborhood in Tel Aviv in the northeast. The expected annual passenger forecast is 65 million.
NTA is including the design and boring of the Green Line's tunnels as part of Red Line's tunnels overall contract so that work on the Green Line's underground portion can commence immediately following the completion of the Red Line tunnels.