February 18, 2014

Tender launched for Nuremberg Diesel Network

Written by  Quintus Vosman
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Tender launched for Nuremberg Diesel Network Quintus Vosman

BAVARIAN Railway Authority (BEG) has published a tender notice in the Official Journal of the European Union for a contract to operate the Nuremberg Diesel Network regional concession for 12 years from December 2018.

Bidding is expected to begin early next year for the contract, which covers the operation of 3.2 million train-km per year on six routes, including:

  • Pleinfeld – Gunzenhausen
  • Neustadt-an-der-Aisch – Rothenburg-ob-der-Tauber/Markt Erlbach/Grafenberg/Simmelsdorf- Hütenbach/Neuhaus
  • Fürth – Cadolzburg
  • Wickelsgreuth – Windsbach, and
  • Roth – Hippoltstein

The contract will also include an option for the operation of services between Ansbach and Dinkelsbühl.

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