[DE] Frankfurt selects Alstom for 38 new Citadis trams

Alstom will build (at least) 38 Citadis trams for the German city of Frankfurt. The first units will be delivered to Verkehrsgesellschaft Frankfurt (VGF-FFM) in 2020. The contracts for this deal were signed today. The new LRVs will be known as ‘T-Wagen’.

A ‘Citadis Frankfurt’ is 31,5 meter long and has four entry doors on each side. It is possible to add an extra 7,5 meter to each vehicle if necessary. The 100% low floor trams have a capacity of 197 passengers.

It is possible to order an extra 15 units under the same contract.

Photo: Alstom

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