Edinburgh Trams is a tramway unnergangin preliminary testin in Edinburgh, Scotland. The first phase o the project consists of a sixteen-station, 14-kilometre (8.7 mi) link atween York Place in New Town an Edinburgh Airport.
A tram at Edinburgh Pairk Central tram stap.
|Appent||31 Mey 2014|
|Awner||Transport for Edinburgh|
|Operator(s)||Edinburgh Trams Limited|
|Rowin stock||27 CAF trams|
|Line lenth||14 kilometre (8.7 mi)|
|Track gauge||1,435 mm (4 ft 8 1⁄2 in) staundart gauge|
|Electrification||750 V DC OHLE|
|Operatin speed||70 km/h (43 mph) off-street|
- "Edinburgh bus station to remain open during tram works". News centre. City of Edinburgh. 14 September 2012. Archived frae the original on 20 October 2013. Retrieved 17 September 2013.
The tramline will have 16 tram stops along its 14 km route, 12 bridges, one underpass and a state-of-the-art depot and control room
- "The tram service – About the service and the project". City of Edinburgh Council. Archived frae the original on 28 August 2013. Retrieved 17 September 2013.
- "Tram adds York Place stop to lure extra passengers". The Scotsman. 29 November 2011. Retrieved 10 Apryle 2012.