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Ekaterinburg tram system exists since 1929 and it the third largest in Russia after Moscow and St. Petersburg.
The system of tram traffic has 15 terminal stations, three depots, developed route network (Route 31), at present time, the maximum development. 458 passenger cars. Length of operating tramway is 79.9 km.
The fare for cash from 2012 is 23 rubles., Using a system of "Ekarta" are used reduced rates.
In this year, 17th of October 2013 will be 70 years of Ekaterinburg tram! Good reason to visit the city and tram museum.
Museum of the History of EMUP "TTU" was opened August 24, 1998. Museum - a non-profit cultural institution created by Tram and trolleybus operated for storage, research and public presentation of museum objects and collections. The museum is the educational center designed to promote a perception of TTU, to represent the dynamics of the history of electric transport and urban transport in general, talk about the most outstanding people working for the company, to show the process of technical improvement GET year-on-year, its role and importance in the life of a modern city . The activities of the museum is to collect, store, study the exhibits, scientific, technological, historical and educational activities, coordinating work with other similar organizations, interpretation work.
Working address: Monday - Thursday 10.00 - 17.00, Friday 10.00 - 16.00
Address of museum: 620142, Ekaterinburg, st. St.Razina, 51.
Phone: 007 - 343 - 257-23-41
On this map you can see all routes.
Official website of Ekaterinburg tram: www.ettu.ru
Source: wiki, ettu.ru
Photo are made by our friend Roman Vezenin.