Trolleybuses in Brest, Belarus

The Brest trolleybus system serves the city of Brest, on the western border of Belarus.

Brest trolleybus system
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A Belkommunmash AKSM-101 in Brest, 2003.
Operation
LocaleBrest, Belarus
Open1981 (1981)
StatusOpen
Routes8
Operator(s)КУТП "Троллейбусный парк"
(KUTP "Trolleybus Park")
Infrastructure
Stock80

Opened on 18 April 1981, the system had eight lines as at 2011.[1]

HistoryEdit

LinesEdit

As at 2011, the system was made up of the following lines:[1]

  • 1 Ordzhonikidze (railway station) – Regional Hospital;
  • 2 Sverdlov – SC "Victoria";
  • 2a Ordzhonikidze – SC "Victoria";
  • 3 Ordzhonikidze – SC "Victoria";
  • 4 Ordzhonikidze – CSM;
  • 5 "Tsvetotron" factory – Regional Hospital (via Yanka Kupala Street);
  • 6 "Tsvetotron" factory – Regional Hospital (via Republic Avenue);
  • 7 "Tsvetotron" factory – SK "Victoria";
  • 8 Ordzhonikidze – "Tsvetotron" factory.

FleetEdit

As at 2011, the Brest trolleybus fleet comprised 80 vehicles, most of them supplied by Belkommunmash, a Belarus-based tram and trolleybus manufacturer.[2]

DepotEdit

The system has one depot.[where?]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Brest". Urban Electric Transit. Archived from the original on 2014-02-08. Retrieved 7 September 2011. External link in |work= (help)
  2. ^ "Vehicles list: Brest, trolleybuses". Urban Electric Transit. Archived from the original on 2014-03-28. Retrieved 7 September 2011. External link in |work= (help)

External linksEdit

  Media related to Trolleybuses in Brest, Belarus at Wikimedia Commons

Coordinates: 52°08′N 23°40′E / 52.133°N 23.667°E / 52.133; 23.667