Turin (Torino)
light rail subway, metro VAL


The first 9.6 km section, 15 station VAL subway opened in 2006 and runs completely underground from Porta Nuova station via Porta Susa to Collegno. A 6 station, 3.9 km southern extension from Porta Nuova to Ligotto opened in 2011, bring the line to 13.2 km with 21 stations. A two station southwest extension is under construction , and a 3.4 km extension to Line 1 is expected to begin construction in 2016. Two additional lines, all underground, are
in the planning stages, including a 19 km southern extension that is expected to be completed in 2015.

Wikipedia Page

Metro TORINO official Home Page

Light Rail

Turins trams cover 220 km, including light rail lines 3 and 9. Line 4 has beenupgraded to light rail, and an underground section crossing the city center links Line 1 of the new metro.

Turin Transport - not much on the subway here sadly
BS Photo of
Torino tram and rack railway
New home page
Newer home page with incredible movies of the TBM (that's Tunnel Boring Machine for all of you are unhip to subways)
tramcam- live action for tram voyeurs
One of the best Torino rail pages I've yet to see
photos Geodata construction page on the Turin VAL
Turin Metro
Facebook page

Torino in Tramway
Tram di Torino

Torino Tram Tunnel

Italian State Railways (Trenitalia) is building the Passante, a 12 km commuter rail link from Stura to Lingotto with 7 km underground. The rolling stock will use RegioSprinter technology.

Turin's amazing Leggo tram.