Welcome To The Former SNCF Society  Website

From the 1st June 2017 the SNCF Society has been re-named the French Railways Society. This is to more accurately reflect the interests of the Society and to take account of the changes within SNCF in recent years. Please visit our new website via this link.

The news pages on this site will remain available but please visit the new site


News Pages are now on the new French Railways Society site - via this link

May 2017 - News
Government Orders more Alstom Coradias
Belfort - Delle update
Creil-Roissy (CDG) Airport Link
Guingamp - Paimpol re-opens
Preservation updates
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The 16:37 Montluçon - Limoges TER crosses the Creuse Valley at Le Busseau in September 2014. This line once carried two daily Intercité Bordeaux - Lyon return services. Cut back since 2013 to just a Bordeaux - Limoges return service, daily. Nouvelle Aquitaine Region is keen to restore through services from Bordeaux to Lyon, although it will need the co-operation of Auvergne-Rhône Alpes Region, which is not forthcoming at present. As a starter, Nouvelle Aquitaine has recently announced a plan to extend the Bordeaux - Limoges service to Montluçon before the end of 2018, and with new rolling stock..