Strike of Friday January 17: RATP foresees normal traffic on 3 metro lines out of 16 and 2 trains out of 3 during peak hours on RER A and B

Strike of Friday January 17: RATP foresees normal traffic on 3 metro lines out of 16 and 2 trains out of 3 during peak hours on RER A and B

The strike against the pension reform project has so far cost an amount “close to 200 million euros for the RATP and about 850 million for the SNCF”, announced Matignon.

A bus depot in Massy-Palaiseau (Essonne), December 18, 2019 (LAURENT GRANDGUILLOT / REA)

The RATP announced its traffic forecasts for the day of Friday, January 17, still marked by strikes against pension reform. The Parisian transport authority forecasts traffic that is still disrupted. In detail, lines 1, 11 and 14 will run normally with a risk of saturation. All trams will run normally with slightly disturbed traffic on line 3b, following damage that occurred on Thursday. Lines 2, 3, 7, 7bis, 8, 10 will run from 5:30 a.m. to 1:30 a.m. Line 3bis will run from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., line 4 from 6.30 a.m. to 7.30 p.m., line 5 from 5.30 a.m. to 9.30 p.m., lines 6, 12 and 13 during peak hours. Plan for one in two trains on RER A and B lines and four out of five buses on average.

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