|Locale||Wardan Jetty - Linsadaung, Botataung Township|
|Transit type||Light rail/tram|
|Number of lines||1|
|Began operation||10 January 2016|
|Ended operation||1 July 2016|
|System length||4.8 km (3 mi)|
|Track gauge||1,000 mm (3 ft 3 3⁄8 in)|
Yangon Tram begun service on a single tram line on 11 January 2016. Yangon previously had a tramway network which closed down during World War II. Funded by Japanese investment, the tram line service at Strand Road terminates between Wardan Jetty and Linsadaung, Botataung Township, a journey of around 4.8 kilometres (3.0 mi) using a single 50-year old tram from Hiroshima, Japan.
An extension west from Wardan Jetty to Kyeemyindaing, and an extension east from Linsadaung, Botataung Township to Pazundaung Township, would bring the length of the line to 11.3 kilometres (7.0 mi); these extensions are due to be completed later in 2016.
Yangon Tram stopped service on 1 July 2016 after only six months of running.
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