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November 2019

News from 15 December 2019

From 15 December 2019, TGV Lyria will operate with new, comfortable double-decker trains between Switzerland and France, increasing capacity by 30% and offers a new improved timetable.
Travelers benefit from the following optimizations:

  • Completely renewed fleet: the 19 existing train compositions will be replaced by 15 newer double-decker trains. The interior has been completely redesigned and equipped with greater comfort.
  • Significant increase in capacity with 507 seats each (previously 355).
  • Introduction of an improved and simpler timetable:
    • Timetable with same-minute departure/arrival depending on the connection.
    • Same times from Monday to Sunday
    • More frequent connections
    • Better distributed connections throughout the day
  • On average, 30% more seats on the Geneva-Paris, Lausanne-Paris, Basel-Paris and Zurich-Paris routes.
  • Free Wi-Fi access on the entire fleet of TGV Lyria.

Personalised rates:

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