What is the role of mass transit in the Paris region given the health crisis?
The number of passengers using public transport, especially mass transit rail networks, has fallen over a period of several months due to the Covid-19 health crisis. As efforts are made to restart the economy, support from public authorities and continued investment are more vital than ever to the development of an attractive, competitive and sustainable region. The following facts and figures explain why.
This Quick Note was produced in partnership with Mass Transit Academy, Transilien SNCF, Kisio and Sustainable Mobilities.
This study is linked to the following theme :
Development of rail network by 2030
By 2035, 53% of people in the Paris Region will have access to half of the region’s jobs in less than an hour via public transport, compared to 41% today. Major rail projects under way such as Eole and the Grand Paris Express will make it possible to respond more effectively ...