Île-de-France tramway Line 8

Île-de-France tramway Line 8 (usually called simply T8, also known as Tram'y in project phase) is part of the modern tram network of the Île-de-France region of France. Line T8 connects Saint-Denis – Porte de Paris Paris Métro station in Saint-Denis and two branches terminating at Villetaneuse-Université station and Épinay-Orgemont, in the Northern suburbs of Paris. The line has a length of 8.46 km (5.26 mi) and 17 stations.[1] It opened to the public on 16 December 2014.[2]

Tramway T8
Tramways in Île-de-France Île-de-France tramway Line 8
P1050674 T8 @ César.JPG
Overview
StatusOpen
OwnerRATP
TerminiSaint-Denis - Porte de Paris
Villetaneuse-Université
Épinay-Orgemont
Stations17[1]
Service
TypeTram
SystemTramways in Île-de-France
Operator(s)RATP
Rolling stock20 Alstom Citadis[1]
Ridership55,000 passengers/weekday[2]
History
Opened16 December 2014[2]
Technical
Line length8.46[1] km (5.26 mi)
Track gauge1,435 mm (4 ft 8+12 in)
Stations

Porte d'Aubervilliers
Victor Hugo
Magasins Généraux
Front Populaire
Montjoie
Le Landy
La Plaine Stade de France
Francis de Préssensé
Bel-Air
Rû de Montfort
Lycée Suger
Parc de la Légion d'Honneur
under construction
crossover
Saint-Denis – Porte de Paris
Paris MétroParis Métro Line 13
crossover
Pierre de Geyter
Saint-Denis – Gare   Tramways in Île-de-FranceÎle-de-France tramway Line 1 RERRER D Transilien Transilien
Paul Éluard
Delaunay-Belleville
crossover
César
crossover
Jean Vilar
Pablo Neruda
Villetaneuse-Université
Tramways in Île-de-FranceÎle-de-France tramway Line 11
depôt
Blumenthal
Les Mobiles
Les Béatus
crossover
Rose Bertin
crossover
Lacépède
Gilbert Bonnemaison
Épinay-sur-Seine
Tramways in Île-de-FranceÎle-de-France tramway Line 11 RERRER C
crossover
Épinay-Orgemont

Line T8 is operated by the Régie autonome des transports parisiens (RATP) under the authority of Île-de-France Mobilités.[2]

RouteEdit

 
Schematic map of Line T8

Notes and referencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d "Tram'y - Chiffres clés" (in French). Retrieved 30 January 2019.
  2. ^ a b c d "Un an après son lancement, le tram T8 séduit 55 000 voyageurs par jour" (in French). 15 December 2015. Retrieved 30 January 2019.