Tram – Public Transportation in Athens 2004
Athens 2004 Olympic Games Pin
The Athens Tram is the modern public tram network system serving Athens, Greece.
In March 2001, Tram S.A. was established as a public utility company under the supervision of the Ministry of Transport and Communications, as a subsidiary company of Attiko Metro S.A. the state company which developed the Athens Metro network. The company started the construction of the tram lines in the beginning of 2002, while the commercial launch of the system took place in July 2004, a few weeks prior to the Athens 2004 Olympic Games.