TUM Hyperloop: Speeding up the journey to a sustainable future.

From winning Elon Musk's Hyperloop competition to developing a full-scale transportation system.

21 Apr. 2021 - We are working on the future​

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Our Mission

What we strive for

We are developing a climate-neutral, ground-based transportation system, meeting the demand for ultra-fast connections between mobility hubs.
A prototype of TUM Hyperloop's concept of a Hyperloop Pod

What we are working on

Advancing towards the right destination

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Passenger-Sized Demonstrator

We are building Europe’s first passenger-sized Hyperloop demonstrator. It will prove the working principle of all key technologies needed to make Hyperloop a reality.

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Concept Analysis

We are analyzing the potential impact of our technology, determining suitable corridors to connect Europe’s mobility hubs and enhancing Hyperloop’s feasibility.

Who we are

The team behind TUM Hyperloop

As a joint program of the Technical University of Munich and NEXT Prototypes e.V., TUM Hyperloop combines the expertise of the professors and scientific staff with the ingenuity and motivation of the students.

All working together to make ultra-high-speed ground transportation a reality.


Where we come from

A history to be proud of

TUM Hyperloop has a long tradition of developing and building advanced prototypes.

Over the course of the last half decade the team has won each edition of the international SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition with the fastest pod, while also testing key technologies needed for the development of ultra-high-speed ground transportation.

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Latest News

Find out what we are up to

Meet us at the ISE 2022 in Barcelona

May 10, 2022
We are at ISE 2022, the world’s leading AV and system integration exhibition! Make sure to stop by our booth (4A50) in front of hall 4 and learn about our...

TUM Hyperloop welcomes HORYZN to NEXT Prototypes e.V.

October 15, 2021
Two of the most zealous student initiatives at the Technical University of Munich have united! HORYZN has now joined TUM Hyperloop as part of the successful student-led association NEXT Prototypes...

Would Hyperloop Make Sense in Germany?

October 6, 2021
Would it make sense for Hyperloop to be implemented in a country like Germany, known for its state-of-the-art road network and high-speed rail systems?

Come meet us at the IAA MOBILITY 2021!

September 2, 2021
We are glad to be participating in this year’s IAA MOBILITY in Munich from Sep 7th to Sep 12th.

We are recruiting!

November 19, 2020
Working on the future. Want to join us? Apply now!

Meet TUM Hyperloop at the Deutsches Museum

July 31, 2020
Have you ever wanted to see our Pods in person? Meet us at the Deutsches Museum on August 1st and 2nd 2020.

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