TGV

SNCF finally launches onboard Wifi

Many readers express surprise that onboard wifi has previously been unavailable on SNCF’s prestigious TGV services. But it’s all change from today. According to the Railway Gazette, SNCF has started rolling out wifi on its domestic high-speed TGVs. The service will initially be offered on the busy Paris-Lyon route but other services will follow during […]






eurostar

Eurostar sales boosted by weak pound

Eurostar is showing signs of recovery after sales were hit by Brexit and terrorist attacks. The fall in Sterling boosted growth from France to the UK during October, with traffic up 18 per cent year-on-year during that period. Overall, passenger numbers in the third quarter 2016 were down 10 per cent compared to last year […]