Hundreds Rescued From Broken Down Train in Normandy Tunnel

Hundreds of people have been rescued from a train in Normandy

Hundreds of people have been rescued from a train in Normandy after it broke down in a tunnel. No one was injured but a seven month pregnant woman was taken to hospital as a precaution. The Intercity train from Paris to Rouen was stuck … [Read more...]

Official Announcement on Paris Normandy Rail Link This Week

Official Announcement on Paris Normandy Rail Link This Week

It looks as if the new high speed rail link from Paris to Normandy is unlikely to get the go ahead anytime soon because of budget cut backs. Most of the work on the LNPN rail link (Ligne Nouvelle Paris Normandie) is set to be postponed … [Read more...]

Rail and Air Strikes Hit Travel in Normandy

Rail and Air Strikes Hit Travel in Normandy

Travelling in Normandy by train and air is proving difficult this week with disruptions today (Wednesday 12 June) and into the weekend due to strikes by rail workers and air traffic controllers. The strikes are affecting the whole of … [Read more...]

Big Push for Normandy at Gare Saint Lazare

St. Lazare railway station

This month Normandy is being promoted as a holiday destination at one of Europe’s biggest railway stations with giant posters and a marketing campaign at Gare Saint Lazare in Paris. The campaign features two of the biggest events … [Read more...]