Interested in trams? Love to see some local tram driving action competition? Then TRAM EM is what you’ve been waiting for. On the 21st of May 2022, the Livestream will be broadcasted.

3-year Corona break

The 9th TRAM-EM will be taking place on May 21, 2022, in Augustusplatz, in the heart of Leipzig, Germany. Last event that I covered happened in Tenerife in 2017. Now the updates regarding TRAM EM will improve.

This European Tramdriver Championship 2022 will be an amazing event that you don’t want to miss. In this event tram drivers from all over the world meets up and challenge their tram driving skills.

Check out the stream on YouTube here

Here is the TRAM EM 2022 Program

  • 10.00 Opening ceremony with a team presentation
  • 11.00 1st competition run
  • 13.00 Music and information program
  • 14.00 2nd competition run
  • 17.00 Award ceremony
  • 17.30 Music and information program
  • 18:30 Concert with group Karusell
  • 20.00 end

Finally, it is possible to have some fun in Europe again after the pandemic that hit the world. TRAM EM started up in Dresden in 2012. Then this tram competition moved on to Budapest in 2013, Barcelona in 2014, Vienna in 2015, Berlin in 2016, Tenerife in 2017, Stuttgart in 2018, and Brussel in 2019 before the pandemic hit.

The competitions are part of a large family celebration under the motto “Diversity”. International catering, live music, information stands, training exchange, children’s entertainment, and much more.

Admission is free in compliance with the current Corona rules.