From the 2nd July, travellers aboard the TGV between Paris and Rennes will benefit from 4G throughout the trip, except tunnels. An operation that took three years of work.
How long does it take to install 4G down the line?
For three years, Orange technicians working on the ground to install 4G near the railway line between Paris and Rennes. Site selection and negotiation with the municipalities were among the steps needed prior to implantation. Now, as of July 2nd, all TGV board travelers will capture 4G throughout the trip (excluding tunnels).
What are the advantages to Mayenne?
4G Orange coverage has improved in rural areas near the TGV. Between 2015 and 2016, more than 50,000 Mayennais were covered by 4G, bringing the percentage to 72.5% of the population against 55.9% in 2015 (Pré-en-Pail-Saint-Samson, Renazé, Loiron-Ruillé, Argentré, Saint-Cyr-le-Gravelais).