German Unity Transport Project 8

 Nuremberg – Erfurt – Halle/Leipzig – Berlin

Lohmeberg Tunnel

Lohmberg tunnel
Lohmberg tunnel (Photo: Nürnberg Luftbild, Hajo Dietz)

Facts and figures

Tunnel length: 688 m
Headroom: 10,63 m
Clear width: 10,64 m
Maximum depth below the surface: 60 m
Emergency exit: keine
Total excavated tunnel material: approx. 125.000 m3
Construction method: as in mining

The Lohmeberg Tunnel, which is 688 metres long, goes under Lohmeberg at a maximum depth of 60 metres. It is bordered by a steep slope in the Schobse Valley, where its southern portal is, and a gently rising slope at its northern portal. The land above this tunnel is also primarily managed forest.

(Graphic: DB AG)

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