A €250m makeover

Masse, Jean-Paul
February 2011
Railway Gazette International;Feb2011, Vol. 167 Issue 2, p60
Trade Publication
The article offers information on a two-year refurbishment program and resignalling efforts at the Paris Lyon station in Paris, France. The program was undertaken along with a partial reorganisation of the facilities to accommodate additional passengers following the opening of the LGV Rhin-Rhône line in December 2011. Sophie Boissard, head of the Gares et Connexions department at French National Railway Corporation (SNCF), forecasts the station's passenger traffic to increase by approximately 10 million annually over the next decade.


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