Timetable changes to trains No.23 / 24 Moscow - Paris – Moscow due to large-scale industrial strike in France
According to the French national railway company SNCF, the timetable for the 23/452-453/24 Moscow – Paris – Moscow train has been temporarily changed due to a mass strike by transport workers throughout France.
On 22 March 2018, train No.23 Moscow – Paris, departing from Moscow on 21 March 2018, will only travel as far as Strasburg station.
Passengers with tickets to Paris-Est station are encouraged to use the local high-speed trains from Strasburg to Paris to continue their trip.
Passengers do not need to purchase additional tickets for these trains and can travel under their available tickets for train No. 23/452 Moscow – Paris.
Train No. 24/453 Paris – Moscow, departing from France on 22 March 2018, will depart from Strasburg station instead of Paris-Est station.
Given the possible interruptions in the train timetable in connection with the strike, passengers are invited to use high-speed trains for transfer to Strasburg. The timetable is given below.
To ensure a convenient change, SNCF staff at Paris-Est station will meet Russian train passengers from 3 pm.
Passengers from train 24/453 Paris – Moscow will also be met at Strasburg station on their arrival from Paris.
In view of these significant disruptions in the operation of of all types of rail transport, the employees of the Federal Passenger Company are monitoring the situation and are in constant communication with the train crew, SNCF employees and the General Representative Office of Russian Railways in France.
The Federal Passenger Company asks passengers for their understanding regarding the situation and to plan the routes of their trips through France on the dates indicated in good time.
We also remind passengers that all necessary information on train timetables on the territory of Russia can be clarified by the round-the-clock free telephone number of the Unified Information and Service Centre of OJSC Russian Railways: 8-800-775-00-00 (calls only from the territory of the Russian Federation).
For information on trains travelling on the territory of France, please contact the official e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
In connection with the strike, there may be significant deviations from the train timetable.
Train timetable Strasburg – Paris departing on 22 March 2018 (local time):
- 2584/5, departing at 05:41, arriving in Paris at 08:46;
- 2404, departing at 06:47, arriving in Paris at 08:35;
- 9578, departing at 08:13, arriving in Paris at 10:06;
- 9568, departing at 08:46, arriving in Paris at 10:38;
- 9576/2356, departing at 10:26, arriving in Paris at 12:13.
Train timetable Paris – Strasbourg departing on 22 March 2018 (local time):
- 9563, departing from Paris-Est at 15:20, arriving in Strasburg at 17:09;
- 9577, departing from Paris-Est at 15:55, arriving in Strasburg at 17:41;
- 9579, departing from Paris-Est at 17:55, arriving in Strasburg at 19:41;
- No. 2465, departing from Paris-Est at 20:25, arriving in Strasburg at в 22:13.