Work begins on Budapest tram extension

14 Nov 2017

HUNGARY: Work has started on a 1·7 km extension of Budapest tram Route 1. The western extension from Etele út/Fehérvári út to Kelenföld railway station will include two intermediate stations. Interchange with metro line M4 will be provided at Bikás Park and Kelenföld.

The HF8·6bn project is 98·5% financed by EU funds, with the remainder coming from Budapest municipality. Revenue services are planned to start in early 2019.

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