FRANCE 2018: Transportation News

Press release


  • TGV Océane

Journey from the City of Light through iconic and historic wine regions all the way to the southern reaches of France aboard the latest fleet of high-speed trains from the French National Railroad (SNCF)

  • Paris - Bordeaux

Take the TGV from Paris to Bordeaux in just 2 hours. Bordeaux’s vibrant history, abundant wine cellars and proximity to dozens of world-renowned vineyards make it a destination for travellers who love good food and wine. ​

  • Paris - Rennes

With the new train route in northwest Brittany it is now possible to travel between Paris and Rennes in 1h 25m. ​The capital city of Brittany, the northwest region of France, Rennes is a charming historical town known for its timbered houses and manicured parks and gardens. Easily tour the city’s well-preserved heritage by foot or by bike.

  • Paris - Bayeux in 2h10m

Bayeux – Visit the 600 year-old Bayeux Tapestry.

  • Paris – Nantes in 2h 5m

Explore the birthplace and dedicated museum of celebrated author Jules Verne. ​

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Norwegian Air will add a new non-stop route from Providence/Boston starting October 30, 2017 to Martinique and Guadeloupe. From Fort Lauderdale It will also add non-stop seasonal service to Martinique to its pre-existing flights to Guadeloupe and increase its non-stop seasonal service to both islands from JFK. Finally and in November, Air France will operate twice weekly on its new Atlanta to Guadeloupe route, which then goes on to Fort-de-France.


  • JOON

Joon is the new generation travel experience by Air France. The airline has been designed to meet the expectations of a new generation of travelers. On the schedule: flexibility, a personalized and tailor-made travel experience. Joon is for anyone who is looking for a new travel experience. Read more

  • Air France New Service to Seattle

Starting on March 25, 2018, Air France will offer its customers non-stop service between Seattle-Tacoma International Airport and Paris-Charles de Gaulle with up to five weekly flights connecting the two cities. The route will be serviced by a Boeing 777-200 equipped with the latest generation long-haul travel cabins in Business, Premium Economy and Economy, with a capacity of 280 to 312 seats. Read more.

  • Delta Airlines new service to Paris CDG form Indianapolis

Sky Team partner Delta Airlines, will offer the first-ever non-stop service from Indianapolis to Paris CDG as well.


Three years after launching as an exclusively business-class boutique airline with trans-Atlantic routes on July 4 2014, and a year since doubling its daily flights between New York and Paris, La Compagnie ("The Company”) is accelerating its development with an order of two Airbus A321neo aircrafts. This investment in the new Airbus aircraft marks a major milestone for the still-young boutique airline, revealing stable growth and progressive future development. Read more


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