Light rail decision-making and timetable

The final decision about building the light railway or other alternative will be made in 2022. The timetable is as follows:

2020

In-depth studies have been carried out to assess the feasibility of light rail for the proposed routes. The studies include general design, stop positions, traffic concepts, vehicle concepts, power supply and so on.

2021

A consultation of the suggested detail development plan. The permit process begins. Uppsala kommun and Region Uppsala will together apply for government co-funding of the light railway project through the Environmental Agreement Act.

2022

Implementing decision - decision on whether to build the light railway or not. The process of the detail plan will continue.

The plan after 2022 - if light railway is to be built

2023–2028

Ongoing work on the light railway and rail depot. Several stages to take place simultaneously.

2029

Light railway due to be completed and brought into service.

2033

Completion of the two new inter-city rail tracks between Uppsala and Bergsbrunna.

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