RATP strike: return to normal is confirmed for Tuesday, two metro lines remain disrupted

RATP strike: return to normal is confirmed for Tuesday, two metro lines remain disrupted

Line 13 is open continuously between 5:30 a.m. and 11:30 p.m., with a disrupted service during peak hours and very disrupted between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. Line 5 also suffered some traffic difficulties.

Metro users in Paris, January 10, 2020 (MARTIN BUREAU / AFP)

The recovery is confirmed at RATP. After a Monday when the traffic was normal or “Almost normal” on most of the network, Tuesday January 21, 48th consecutive day of strike contrepension reform, offers the same traffic conditions to users, said a press release from the company.

RATP traffic forecasts for Tuesday, January 21, 2020 (RATP)

In detail, two metro lines remain disrupted. Line 5 is open all day, but with two out of three trains in circulation. Line 13 is open continuously between 5:30 a.m. and 11:30 p.m., with a disrupted service at peak hours – one in two trains – and very disrupted between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m., with one in four. Two lines, 6 and 7, operate with four out of five trains.

Traffic is normal on the other lines. Traffic is also normal for the RER A and B, as well as on the tram lines. The bus network is almost normal.