Urbos 3 Class (Canberra)

Urbos 3 Light Rail Vehicle 013 at Gungahlin, 22 April 2019.

Road numbers:

001–014

 

Operator:

Canberra Metro Operations

 

Gauge:

1435 mm

 

Year of entry into service:

2019

 

Number built:

14

 

Type:

Five-section articulated light rail vehicle

 

Manufacturer:

Construcciones y Auxiliar Ferrocarriles

 

Manufacturing location:

Zaragoza, Spain

 

Motors:

Unknown

 

Weight:

40.0 t

 

Length:

33.0 m

 

Seats:

66

The Urbos 3 light rail vehicles entered service with the opening of Canberra’s first light rail line in April 2019. They are the same model as the Urbos 3 light rail vehicles in service in Sydney, although there are some differences in the interior layout. The Canberra vehicles include Wi-Fi and space for bicycles. The seat fabric has artwork by Aboriginal elder Jimmy Williams, and the exterior has a red and grey livery. Their maximum speed in service is 70 km/h. A total of 14 are in service.