RATP strike: traffic forecasts for March 14 and March 15


RATP strike: traffic forecasts for March 14 and March 15

RATP STRIKE MARCH 15. The RATP has communicated its traffic forecasts for Tuesday March 14 and Wednesday March 15, 2023. While the metros, buses and trams provide normal traffic, the RERs are still disrupted.

[Updated March 13, 2023 at 5:13 p.m.] RATP management expects completely normal traffic in the metro for Tuesday, March 14, almost normal on RER A but still disrupted on RER B. association of the Autonomous Paris Transport Board, made up of the CGT, FO, Unsa, CFE-CGC, CFDT and Solidaires, continues the mobilization against the government's pension reform project on Wednesday March 15.

Detailed traffic forecasts for the day of Wednesday March 15 will be communicated during the day tomorrow but we already know that "traffic will be normal on Wednesday" in the metro, announces the RATP and will be "very disrupted on the RER network", according to a press release. As on previous days, the bus and tram networks will operate normally on Tuesday and Wednesday.

Tuesday, March 14, 2023, the situation is normal on the metro, bus and tram network. Only RER A and B remain disrupted. It will be the same for the day of March 15. Discover the disruptions of the RATP strike of this day in detail:

The movement is also renewed at the SNCF, with disturbances which still remain on all the RER and Transiliens in Île-de-France. Check out the detailed forecast below:

A 7th strike against the pension reform took place on Wednesday March 15, 2023, joined by the RATP intersyndicale. In addition to denouncing an "unfair, brutal and ineffective bill", as indicated in the press release published by the RATP inter-union, the striking agents intend to protect their special pension scheme, which is threatened by the reform of the government. "The interest of having a special regime is first of all to take into account the arduousness of the work. The agents are confronted with night shifts, working underground and handling toxic products", explained Bertrand Hammache, secretary general of the CGT RATP, at France 3.

Several tools are available on the Web to find out about upcoming traffic disruptions. To know the status of RATP traffic (metro, RER, bus, tram in real time), consult this page. For the RER, you can also follow the Twitter accounts @RERA, @RERB, @RERC, @RERD or @RERE. To follow train traffic in real time, visit the Transilien website.