2013, another year of the tram
Following 2012, which was marked by the opening of extensions for tramway lines T1, T2 and T3, RATP has beefed up its network in 2013 with the creation of tramway lines T5 and T7, which are likewise operated in the Île-de-France region.
T5 : from Marché de Saint-Denis to Garges Sarcelles
Inaugurated on 31 August 2013, tramway line T5 has since 29 July 2013 run between Marché de Saint-Denis and Garges Sarcelles. Serving more than 86,000 local residents and workers, with 30,000 passengers expected daily.
A Twitter account dedicated to the T5 tram line provides passengers with traffic updates: @T5_RATP
THE T5 TRAM LINE IN FIGURES
• First tyre-based tramway in the Île-de-France region
T7 : from Villejuif to Athis-Mons
Inaugurated and rolled out on 16 November 2013, tramway line T7 links Villejuif and Athis-Mons. Serving 65,000 local residents and workers, with 36,000 passengers expected daily.
A Twitter account dedicated to the T7 tram line provides passengers with traffic updates: @T7_RATP
THE T7 TRAM LINE IN FIGURES
• 11.2 km of track