Information published on 15 January 2013 in the UIC electronic newsletter "UIC eNews" Nr 328.

Germany: DB Arriva launches second phase of largest Swedish regional transport contract

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On 7 January DB Arriva rolled out further rail and road transport services in the Greater Stockholm area. This marks the start of the second phase of the largest multimodal transport contract in the history of Sweden. Over the next 12 years, DB Arriva will carry approximately 94 million passengers per annum in this region.

In the north of the Swedish capital, DB Arriva now also operates roughly 100 vehicles in the “Roslagsbanan” light rail system as well as 229 local buses.

(Source: Deutsche Bahn)