Main advantages of Maglev

The main advantages of Maglev transportation technology are in general:

  • very high cruising speed
  • low maintenance costs due to friction-less drive technology
  • freedom of particulate matter emission
  • low noise emission
  • inherent maximum safety and comfort features due to unique track and guidance design
  • minimum impact on landscape.


 The specific advantages depend on the local situation and the Maglev technology chosen.