The second interim report into the accident indicated that although the speed limit approaching the junction was 20 km h 12 mph the tram had been travelling at approximately 73 kilometres per hour 45 mph. The network consists of 39 stops along 28 km 17 mi of track on a mixture of street track shared.
The nucleus is a one way loop through the streets of croydon town centre and three lines radiate from here to wimbledon addington and beckenham junction.
Tram croydon. Norris watson s map is so broad ranging literally it is impossible to do it justice laid out on the narrow website page though the complete version is available below. East croydon trams line live departures. We run four main lines on behalf of transport for london keeping 30 trams running safely and reliably nearly 24 7.
Tramlink is a fast frequent and reliable tram service to routes through central croydon from wimbledon beckenham elmers end and new addington. Croydon tramlink is the uk s number one tramway carrying 22 million passengers a year over a 28km 18 5 mile modern tramway system covering south london uk. Tramlink previously croydon tramlink is a light rail tram system serving croydon and surrounding areas in south london england it began operation in 2000 the first tram system in london since 1952.
The line is largely on a east west axis through a central loop around croydon and provides very useful environmentally friendly modern public transport. Click on it to see it in all its glory. Every day 80 000 customers travel on our trams between croydon and wimbledon.
It is owned by london trams an arm of transport for london tfl and operated by firstgroup. Greenford no step free access 1 7 heathrow terminal 4 closed 2 7 all saints no step free access 3 7 bow church no step free access 4 7. For the croydon trams the 2010s appears very much a wasted decade.
Our customers rely on us to get them to where they want to go. Tramlink began operation in may 2000 as croydon tramlink becoming the first tram system in london since 1959. View live departures and statistics for the trams line.
And think what might have been. There is also a short branch from the beckenham junction line to elmers end. The service was running from new addington to wimbledon via croydon and was on the approach to sandilands tram stop soon after 06 00.
Croydon tramlink is an 18 mile light rail network serving croydon a major population centre in the south of greater london and the surrounding areas. Current status of the trams line. The network consists of 39 stops along 28 km 17 mi of track on a mixture of street track shared.
It is owned by london tramlink an arm of transport for london tfl and is operated as a concession by firstgroup.