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Gare de Roissy-en-Brie


Gare de Roissy-en-Brie


Roissy-en-Brie is a French railway station located in Roissy-en-Brie, in Seine-et-Marne département, in Île-de-France region.

Location

The station is situated at kilometric point 29.880 of Paris-Est - Mulhouse-Ville railway. Its altitude is 109 m.

History

The Chemins de fer de l'Est company puts into service Roissy-en-Brie station on February 9, 1857, as the section from Nogent - Le Perreux to Nangis opens to commercial service. That section opens with a single track, the second one is put into service on April 23. The next section, from Nangis to Flamboin, opens on April 25, 1857.

In 2000, a contract between the state and the Île-de-France region organizes the expansion of the RER E from Villiers-sur-Marne to Tournan. On February 14, 2002, the STIF board of directors approves of the pilot. On December 14, 2003, the line is cut from its historical network to Paris-Est, and linked with RER E leading to Haussmann - Saint Lazare underground station. That integration modify journeys and timetables, and improves the station services. Platforms are raised from 0.55 meters (1.80 ft) to 0.92 meters (3.02 ft) to facilitate access to the carriages. Facilities improve accessibility to people with limited mobility. Screens on the platforms show real time information.

Service

Facilities

As a Transilien network station, commercial services are available everyday, as well as facilities and assistance to people with limited mobility. The station is equipped with vending machines for Transilien and main lines tickets, and with real time traffic information system. A tobacco shop and several facilities are present, such as a photo booth and a vending machine proposing drinks and sweets.

A car park and a bike park are set next to the station.

Train service

Roissy-en-Brie is served by RER E trains in both directions by one train every 30 minutes off-peak and in the evening. It is served by two to four trains an hour during peak times.

Connections

The station is served by Sit'bus lines 501A, A, D and E, and by Noctilien night line N142.

References

External links

  • Gare de Roissy-en-Brie at Transilien, the official website of SNCF (in French)

Gare de Roissy-en-Brie


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