880 passengers evacuated from SNCF Paris Toulouse Train

SNCF: 880 Passengers on a Paris-Toulouse Train Evacuated due to a False Alert to the Suspicious Package

Saturday 27th October, 2018, the 880 passengers of an SNCF Intercités train circulating between Paris and Toulouse were evacuated, in Creuse, following a false alert to the suspicious package. The passengers of the Intercités  3645 train , which ran from  Paris Austerlitz  to  Toulouse Matabiau , will probably remember this journey for a long time … On Saturday 27 October 2018, about three […]

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The state of the SNCF between Chateaubriant and Retiers is in a poor state

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 […]

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Spectacular accident between a Lorry and a train at Sablé-sur-Sarthe

Spectacular Accident Between a Truck and a Train in Sablé-sur-Sarthe

A freight train and a truck crashed on Monday 9th July in Sablé-sur-Sarthe, on an unprotected crossing. Spectacular accident at Sablé-sur-Sarthe this Monday 9th July, 2018 . Around 11am, a 38-tonne lorry hit a freight train at Les Bosses in Sablé. The crossing, which is between Bouessay and Souvigné-sur-Sarthe , is known to be unprotected. The lorry, who was travelling at low speed, […]

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TER Rail traffic was disrupted between Laval and Brittany

TER Rail Traffic Disrupted between Laval and Brittany after an Accident

One person was hit by a train on the railway line between Paris and Brittany, on Friday morning shortly after 7am. The train traffic was disrupted. The TER was interrupted due to the emergency services. The traffic of regional express trains (TER) was interrupted for about three hours, between Laval and Vitre, after a TGV Paris-Montparnasse […]

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Nantes to Paris soon to be available with Ouigo

Nantes: Soon €16 Ouigo Train Ticket to Paris

As part of its extension, Ouigo provide customers from the 10th December, travel to Paris Montparnasse, the first station from the centre of Paris to Bordeaux, Nantes and Rennes. These winter sales Ouigo, offer low-cost high-speed train, will be open to all travelers from October 3. Tomorrow, it will be possible to book his train tickets […]

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Strasbourg on Tuesday will have many disturbances due to strike action

Strasbourg: Tram, Train, Canteen, Highway … that’s what to Expect with the Strike on Tuesday

DISTURBANCES: Alongside the demonstration against the orders reforming the labour law set for 2pm, disruptions are expected in transport and canteens in Strasbourg on Tuesday … Throughout France, the call of the CGT, protests are planned against the orders reforming the labour law  filed this summer. Meanwhile, the strike will affect a number of public services, such […]

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Delays on the SNCF trains to Paris, should be resolved by the afternoon

SNCF: The Return to Normal Schedule around Noon on the Southwest TGV Network

TRANSPORT: A power problem south of Montparnasse is the cause of delays on the SNCF network this morning … We must be patient on Tuesday morning if one is travelling on a Paris-Bordeaux TGV. The movement of train is indeed interrupted for from 6.30am between the stations of Paris-Montparnasse and Saint-Jean in Bordeaux. Trafic TGV interrompu […]

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The American actor was forced to change trains at Calais-Fréthun due to a fire alarm

Calais: Johnny Depp forced to Spend an Hour in Frethun station

Johnny Depp had to change trains in Calais-Fréthun Station on May 8 after a fire alarm … Calais-Fréthun, “Ze place to be” on a Sunday morning.  Johnny Depp, in transit between Paris and London, made a forced stop at the Calais-Feéthun station just before crossing the Channel. The American actor, who was to attend the presentation […]

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Firefighters intervened using foam nozzles.

Laval: TER Train Caught Fire – Rail Traffic Suspended

No more trains through Laval Train Station, a fire shortly before 6pm. The locomotive of a TER caught fire. No injuries were reported. Impressive smoke, acrid smell of burning plastic. This was the scene at the railway station in laval this late Saturday afternoon, when a TER train caught fire. Shortly before 6pm, the engine […]

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Some 700 passengers on a Eurostar from London were blocked for eight hours to Beugnâtre (Pas-de-Calais) after a fire on a locomotive

700 Stranded Passengers on Board a Eurostar for 8 Hours

Some 700 passengers on a Eurostar from London were blocked for eight hours to Beugnâtre (Pas-de-Calais) after a fire on a locomotive. Around 9pm on Sunday,  “about 700 passengers were stranded for 8 hours after an electrical incident must have happened in a locomotive causing a fire”, said Eurostar communications which states that firefighters intervened to […]

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