Rennes: A New Connection to Geneva Airport with EasyJet

The Rennes airport opened this Monday 29th October, 2018 a new route to Geneva in Switzerland. Targeted clientele: tourists attracted by skiing and business passengers. And two! A little more than six months after launching a line to Lyon, the low-cost British airline easyJet is repeating. On Monday 29th October 2018, Rennes airport welcomed the first passengers of a new …

Pays de la Loire: The Rennes-Retiers Train Line will be well and Truly Renovated

The SCNF line between Rennes and Retiers (Ille-et-Vilaine) will be renovated. Nothing is yet recorded for the section until Châteaubriant (Loire-Atlantique). The Accret , the Citizen Association Châteaubriant-Rennes by train, received a letter dated October 11, 2018, from Christophe Mirmand, prefect of Ille-et-Vilaine : it was about the future of the train line Rennes (Ille-et-Vilaine) – Châteaubriant (Loire-Atlantique) . The Accret is mobilized indeed …

Rennes: Airport Records Record Passenger Traffic in June

TRANSPORT: Since the beginning of the year, traffic at Rennes airport has increased significantly by 15% It’s not just les Bleus who are champions . In June, the airport of Rennes saw some 83,246 passengers pass, thus beating its monthly traffic record, reports Le Télégramme . Since the beginning of the year, passenger traffic has also risen by 15%, with nearly …

150 to 200 Railway Workers and Citizens Mobilized to Defend the SNCF Châteaubriant-Rennes Line

150 to 200 people demonstrated on Wednesday 27th June in front of the station of Châteaubriant (Loire-Atlantique), to rescue the rail link to Rennes. If the 150 to 200 railwaymen gathered on the forecourt of the station of Châteaubriant  (Loire-Atlantique) have, above all, put forward their fight in course against the railway reform carried out by the …

University of Rennes 2 Blocked Again, Cancelled Exams

This Thursday morning, between 200 to 300 people blocked the University of Rennes 2 and prevented the holding of exams. The Presidency has cancelled them and strongly condemns this action. The exams , scheduled to begin this Thursday at the University of Rennes 2 , are “cancelled” announced the presidency of the university in a message to students. Un groupe …

Employment: Orange Recruits 2,500 People in 11 French Cities

Operation Orange recruitment with Hello Jobs Thursday, May 17, 2018. 2,500 people are sought in Lille, Caen, Bordeaux, Rennes or Nancy. In 2018, Orange will recruit  ! In France 2,500 positions and 5,000 internships and apprenticeships are open! To find the right candidates, the company is launching  Hello Jobs  in 11 cities in France Thursday, May 17, 2018:  Lille (Palais de la Bourse), Paris (Tripot Regnier), Caen (convention center), Rennes (Martenot hall), Bordeaux (Faience), Montpellier (French …

Ouibus Launches Three New Bus Routes in Brittany

From April 2018, Ouibus added three spring lines in Brittany, including one between Rennes and Laval. And opens two new destinations: Lamballe and Auray. OUIBUS , which offers trips by bus France and Europe, adapts its network to the demand of travelers by setting up seasonal lines, with even more destinations accessible in Brittany for the spring of 2018. From April, …

Brittany: Strong Distruptions of SNCF Traffic on Monday between Rennes and Saint-Malo … Because of the Rain

SNCF traffic between Rennes and Saint-Malo will be severely disrupted from Monday 16th April. The reason: excessive rain. Explanations and forecasts. At different days of the strike at the SNCF we have distrupted traffic, but now another problem can be added for distrupted rail traffic in Brittany due to the weather. SNCF announces that from Monday 16th April and for a …

Rennes: A 60 Year Old Woman Dies on a Stretcher in the Hospital Emergency Room

A 60-year-old woman died in emergency room at Rennes University Hospital on Monday 12th March, while waiting on a stretcher to be examined. The emergencies were saturated. The emergencies of the CHU Pontchaillou Rennes were saturated, Monday 12th March, 2018. In this context, a woman of 60 years , installed on a stretcher waiting for a consultation, died from a bout …

Rennes: The Sixth Largest City in Europe where People are Happiest to Go to Work

According to a survey, the city of Rennes ranks sixth city in Europe where people are happiest to go to work, and the first city in France. After having been classified in February 2018 by the Express first city of France where life is good, Rennes continues to attract attention. In a survey conducted by Eurostat and published by Le Figaro , the …