Category Archives: Nottingham Express Transit

Stop by Stop Nottingham Express Transit: Toton Lane line – University of Nottingham

Onwards we go with our look at the tramstops of Nottingham Express Transit’s Toton Lane line – this time out it’s the stop at University of Nottingham.

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Update – Current services on operating systems across the British Isles

As restrictions continue to be eased we thought it was time to bring another summary of what services are being operated on tram and light rail systems across the British Isles. This is just the “public service” systems and doesn’t … Continue reading

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Stop by Stop Nottingham Express Transit: Toton Lane line – Queens Medical Centre

We have an elevated stop for you today as “Stop by Stop” continues its way along the Toton Lane line in Nottingham.

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Stop by Stop Nottingham Express Transit: Toton Lane line – Gregory Street

In this latest edition of “Stop by Stop” we are in Nottingham as we continue a trip on the Toton Lane line. This time we take a look at Gregory Street.

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Track works confirmed for Nottingham Express Transit from 29th April

Nottingham Express Transit services between Nottingham Station and Old Market Square won’t run between 29th April and 10th May to allow for rail replacement works close to the Lace Market stop in the city centre during this period. A revised … Continue reading

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Stop by Stop Nottingham Express Transit: Toton Lane line – NG2

As we continue our journey on Nottingham Express Transit’s line to Toton Lane we reach what is possibly the stop with the shortest name on a UK tramway – NG2.

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Stop by Stop Nottingham Express Transit: Toton Lane line – Meadows Way West

Today “Stop by Stop” returns to Nottingham Express Transit as we embark on a journey out to Toton Lane. Having previously covered the Clifton South line in this series we now head back towards the city centre and will start … Continue reading

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NET carrying 11% of usual passenger levels

Throughout the past 12 months since the pandemic started we have regularly reported that passenger numbers are down although very little has been written on these pages about how far they have truly fallen. However, at the most recent meeting … Continue reading

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NET complete second refurbishment of their Incentro trams

All 15 of the original Bombardier Incentro trams on the Nottingham Express Transit system are now back in service after the £3.5 million refurbishment programme was completed. The last of the trams re-entered service on Tuesday 23rd March 2021 with … Continue reading

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Increase in prices on NET for Robin Hood Pay as you Go card users

Anyone who uses the Robin Hood Pay as you Go card to pay for travel on Nottingham Express Transit will see a small increase in their fares from Sunday 28th March. Despite these increases this will remain the cheapest way … Continue reading

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More DfT funding for English light rail systems

The Department for Transport have confirmed that a further £33 million in emergency Coronavirus funding is to be awarded to the six English light rail systems outside of London (London Tramlink and the Docklands Light Railway are supported through the … Continue reading

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Full timetable to return on NET

Nottingham Express Transit have announced that as from Monday 8th March they will again be operating to a full timetable seven days a week. The system had been running to Sunday frequencies throughout the week since 22nd January but with … Continue reading

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What’s New on British Trams Online? 21st February 2021

This week we go back to 2006 for a selection of images taken on Nottingham Express Transit, which at the time had been running for a little over two years. With the trams running in their original fleet livery (plus … Continue reading

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In Pictures: Nottingham Express Transit from above

As tram systems become embedded into cities around the UK, photos of the trams in service usually fall into the habit of popular locations plus some shots taken at rarer locations further out of the main centre of operations. So, … Continue reading

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Sunday timetable re-introduced all week on NET

Nottingham Express Transit services will be running to the Sunday timetable seven days a week for the foreseeable future after a continued fall in passenger numbers since the latest round of government restrictions were introduced earlier this month.

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Stop by Stop Nottingham Express Transit: Clifton South line – Clifton South

For the last time we take a look at one of the stops on the Nottingham Express Transit line to Clifton South, which is Clifton South.

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Car and tram collide in Nottingham

There was an accident involving a car and a tram in Nottingham on the evening of Thursday 14th January which saw services between Nottingham Station and NG2 suspended for almost two and a half hours.

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Stop by Stop Nottingham Express Transit: Clifton South line – Summerwood Lane

We now reach the penultimate stop on the Nottingham Express Transit line to Clifton South – Summerwood Lane.

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Stop by Stop Nottingham Express Transit: Clifton South line – Holy Trinity

Today we continue our way towards Clifton South on the Nottingham Express Transit network and we reach Holy Trinity.

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NETGO! prices to increase

Prices of tickets purchased for use on Nottingham Express Transit using the NETGO! app are to increase from Sunday 3rd January 2021 – bringing them in line to the standard prices charged when buying tickets through the ticket machines. In … Continue reading

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