Tips and advice, things to do, a behind-the-scenes look at RATP… we are here to accompany you, all the way down the line.


Ligne 14 : découvrez l'oeuvre de l'artiste Kimsooja à la station Mairie de Saint-Ouen

Avez-vous déjà remarqué l'oeuvre "To Breathe" de l'artiste Kimsooja, à la station Mairie de Saint-Ouen, sur la ligne 14 ? On vous la présente ! …

Out and about


Children's Wednesday

Dès le 12 janvier 2022, chaque deuxième mercredi du mois, un nouveau rituel s’installe au sein des stations RATP : c’est le Mercredi des…

The RATP Group and Rugby

As the Official Transporter of the French Rugby Federation and Supplier of the French National Rugby Team (XV de France), the RATP Group is…

Marc Chagall given pride of place at Atelier des Lumières

Rediscover painter Marc Chagall’s work through an unprecedented digital exhibition titled Chagall, Paris - New York, from 17 February at…

Enter a heritage-themed poetry contest

If you like writing and are between 8 and 12 years old, you have until 20th December 2021 to unleash your creativity and write a poem about…

Discover our European Heritage Days programme

The 40th edition of European Heritage Days will take place on 16 and 17 September 2023. On this occasion, we’re offering a fun journey…

Metro musicians: launch of the spring auditions!

Do you want to play music on the Paris metro network and perform for an audience? Try auditioning to be a metro musician! You can enrol for…
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Paris Plages from 8 July to 27 August 2023

The beach comes to Paris in the heart of summer, on the Rives de Seine park and and the banks of the Bassin de la Villette. Don’t miss out…

Discover our staff members’ playlists

Staff members on our lines have come up with playlists for you to enjoy music throughout the summer. Listen to them as much as you want!
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Take part in the RATP Grand Prix Poésie 2023!

Are you a poet at heart or a wordsmith? Then now is your time to shine! Take part in our major poetry-writing contest from 15 March to 18…
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Metro line 11: scheduled closures

As part of its future extension, metro line 11 is set to close on several occasions over the coming months.
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Metro line 14: closures in 2023

Works for adapting line 14 and its stations are continuing. This will require regular closures in 2023.
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Giant car wash for metros?

How do we wash metro trains? What methods do we use to reduce water consumption? Let’s visit the line M8 maintenance centre with Bruno Le…

Let’s work together against harassment in public transport

RATP, SNCF, the Île-de-France region and Île-de-France Mobilités are once again working together to combat harassment on public transport…

What is a catenary line? Discover how we power our trains!

Without the catenary line, our trains and tramways wouldn’t go anywhere! A catenary line is a set of suspension cables that allows us to…

Go behind the scenes of the metro line 14 southern extension

The metro line 14 southern extension to Orly airport, which has involved large-scale construction works, is one step closer to completion.…
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Metro line 4: closures in 2023

Works for adapting line 4 and its stations are continuing. This will require regular closures in 2023.
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Line 13: works in 2023

Due to works, line 13 will be closed regularly in November.

Tram line T3b: upcoming closures

On Tram line T3b, Porte d'Asnières Station will be closed from 21 October to 14 November 2023. 
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On-board reading


Enjoy a very ‘musical’ end-of-year holiday with La Chorale du métro!

We have brought together a very unique "choir", made up of several metro musicians (Musiciens du Métro) to wish you a happy holiday season.

RATP STORIES: listen to stories about the jewels of our heritage on each of our lines!

Carrelage blanc, Jules Verne, Station fantôme, VGE, 1ère classe... on vous livre nos secrets et nos anecdotes !
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Discover our heritage

For more than a century the history of public transport has been woven into the historical tapestry of the Paris region and its inhabitants…

Rock yourself with our Soundcloud account

Discover RATP’s sound universe! Announcements, jingles, poems and music… it’s never too late to discover the web’s most eclectic…
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