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Old October 25th, 2016, 10:42 PM   #1101
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Renders look quite alike current Roma Termini (regarding stores and such commercial aspect) which used to be a temple of doom in the late 90's as well.
It will be very different of Roma Termini apart the fact this will increase significatively the number of shops (just like any renovation of any stations).

The layout and choices are very different.
Rome Termini concentrates its service and passengers in the front of the station.
At Gare de Nord, there is the choice to separate the flows of passengers with different halls located on different parts of station.
The arrival hall will be on the front the station while the departure hall will be above tracks on the middle of the station
The main shopping mall will be on the east side.

Gare du Nord will also grow vertically.
On this picture the turnstiles are one level above the ground and the main lines platforms.


None of those levels are underground
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Old October 26th, 2016, 03:48 PM   #1102
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I see your point, I was referring to the commercial side of the facility. Now Termini looks like a shopping center (before it looked gloomy) and du Nord is moving in that direction with the projected changes.

I was not referring to traffic flows
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Old October 30th, 2016, 12:04 AM   #1103
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One of big criticism about Gare du Nord is the lack of shops.
Gare du Nord has more shops than most visitors (non commuters) notice but most of these shops are not located in the main hall but inside the RER station.







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Old October 31st, 2016, 02:33 PM   #1104
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Old November 1st, 2016, 04:55 PM   #1105
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One of big criticism about Gare du Nord is the lack of shops.
Gare du Nord has more shops than most visitors (non commuters) notice but most of these shops are not located in the main hall but inside the RER station.
Gotcha! 100% right. I have never taken the RER but long distance services
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Old November 22nd, 2016, 10:33 AM   #1106
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Grand Est agrees TET transfer
21 Nov 2016



FRANCE: Meeting in plenary session on November 18, the Grand Est regional council approved an agreement that will see it become responsible for three routes within the loss-making Trains d’Equilibre du Territoire network of conventional passenger services operated by SNCF.

Grand Est, formerly the Alsace, Champagne-Ardenne and Lorraine regions, is to succeed central government as the organising transport authority for TET services on the Hirson — Metz, Reims — Dijon and Paris — Troyes — Belfort routes

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Old November 24th, 2016, 07:40 PM   #1107
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First order for Omneo Premium inter-city EMUs
24 Nov 2016



FRANCE: SNCF has placed the first order for the Premium inter-city version of Bombardier Transportation’s Omneo double-deck electric multiple-unit, acting on behalf of the Normandie region.

The €585m firm order announced on November 24 covers 40 EMUs scheduled to enter service from the end of 2019. The Omneo Premium design has a maximum speed of 200 km/h, and to suit the long-distance market it offers wi-fi, USB and standard power points, and wider seats than the regional version. The units for Normandie will be 135 m long with 470 seats, providing a 20% increase in capacity on the Paris – Rouen – Le Havre and Paris – Caen – Cherbourg routes

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Old January 20th, 2017, 01:24 AM   #1108
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Amazing videos of the snowfall in Corsica:

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It's the train that has the job of removing snow from over the rails.

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The regular passenger trains, a couple of days later:







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Old January 25th, 2017, 06:24 PM   #1110
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Hello everyone,

Please can you share with me which trains on the Cerbere - Narbonne - Avignon line are composed by Z7500 or Z7300 units?

Thank you in advance!
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Old February 28th, 2017, 09:46 AM   #1111
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Rénovation Gare de Lille Flandre
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Old March 21st, 2017, 12:49 AM   #1112
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Some pictures from a recent trip:


8117 Paris CDG 18 February 2017


26010 Paris Saint-Lazare 18 February 2017


ZB6450 Paris Saint-Lazare 18 February 2017


363 Paris Montparnasse 18 February 2017


310 Paris Montparnasse 18 February 2017


017 Paris Montparnasse 18 February 2017


611 Paris-Gare de Lyon 18 February 2017


572138 Gare de l'Est 19 February 2017


572186 at Gare de l'Est 19 February 2017


4702 & 4716 & 572138 at Gare de l'Est 19 February 2017


B85016 at Gare de l'Est 19 February 2017


15025 at Gare de l'Est 19 February 2017


4004 Saint Denis 19 February 2017


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4301 Saint Denis 19 February 2017

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Old March 21st, 2017, 03:28 AM   #1113
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