List of town tramway systems in Scotland

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List of tramways that operated in Scotland. Edinburgh, with the only currently operating tram system, is highlighted in blue.

Location / System Owned Gauge In operation from In operation until
 
Aberdeen Corporation Tramways Municipal 4 ft 8 12 in (1,435 mm) 1899 1958
Aberdeen Suburban Tramways Private 4 ft 8 12 in (1,435 mm) 1904 1927
Airdrie and Coatbridge Tramways Private 4 ft 7 34 in (1,416 mm) 1904 1956
Ayr Corporation Tramways Municipal 4 ft 8 12 in (1,435 mm) 1901 1931
Cruden Bay Hotel Tramway Private 3 ft 6 in (1,067 mm) 1899 1940
Dumbarton Burgh and County Tramways Private 4 ft 7 34 in (1,416 mm) 1907 1928
Dundee Corporation Tramways Municipal 4 ft 8 12 in (1,435 mm) 1900 1956
Dundee, Broughty Ferry and District Tramways Private 4 ft 8 12 in (1,435 mm) 1905 1931
Dunfermline and District Tramways Private 3 ft 6 in (1,067 mm) 1909 1937
Edinburgh Corporation Tramways¹ Municipal 4 ft 8 12 in (1,435 mm) 1922 1956 – Reopened in 2014
Falkirk and District Tramways Private 4 ft (1,219 mm) 1905 1936
Glasgow Corporation Tramways Municipal 4 ft 7 34 in (1,416 mm) 1898 1962
Greenock & Port Glasgow Private 4 ft 7 34 in (1,416 mm) 1901 1929
Kilmarnock Corporation Tramways Municipal 4 ft 8 12 in (1,435 mm) 1904 1926
Kirkcaldy Corporation Tramways Municipal 3 ft 6 in (1,067 mm) 1903 1931
Lanarkshire Tramways Private 4 ft 7 34 in (1,416 mm) 1903 1931
Leith Corporation Tramways² Municipal 4 ft 8 12 in (1,435 mm) 1905 1920
Musselburgh and District Electric Light and Traction Company³ Municipal 4 ft 8 12 in (1,435 mm) 1904 1928
Paisley Tramways Company Private 4 ft 7 34 in (1,416 mm) 1904 1957
Perth and District Tramways and subsequent Perth Corporation Tramways Municipal 3 ft 6 in (1,067 mm 1905 1929
Wemyss and District Tramways Company Private 3 ft 6 in (1,067 mm) 1906 1932

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^ ¹ A new modern tramway entered operation between Edinburgh Airport and York Place on 31 May 2014.

^ ² Incorporated into Edinburgh tram system in 1922.

^ ³ Incorporated into Edinburgh tram system in 1928.

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