Spinetta report urges SNCF to prepare for competition

Spinetta says that high speed rail is integral to the needs of the French travelling public, but his report advises against the construction of more high speed lines, as most major cities are now served by TGVs.

FRANCE: The national railway must refocus on ‘the areas where it has greatest relevance’: transporting large numbers of passengers within urban areas, and providing high speed connectivity between France’s principal cities.

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