When you’re an actor within the mobility of residents, it’s important to know transfer. A rule that Transdev is dedicated to making use of.
The transport firm has simply been reassigned the contract to function the TUB community till 2029, a market value 2.4 million euros. In session with the city neighborhood, it has simply proceeded “to an improvement in the level of service”, explains Mickaël Menissier, the director of the TUB community at Transdev.
It mentions specifically: “more services for travelers, more transport supply, reinforcement of on-demand transport services and bicycle services…”. Always with the identical concept: “Optimization, avoiding empty bus trips. To achieve this, a lot of work has been done to identify useless routes. »
■ Line 1 : the driver’s journey between Bar-et-Ligny in the morning is no longer empty. It is open to users. Ditto for the evening, the Bar-Ligny return is also optimized by being open to passengers.
■ Line 2 : the half-hour timing has been kept and a stop (Tilleuls) has been recreated in the up direction. In the other direction, it is the Jard stop which is still operational.
■ Line 3 : return to half-hour schedule (from 6:55 a.m. at the hospital center and 6:53 a.m. at Grande Terre. To optimize timetables, the line no longer stops in Rochelle). There is a systematic stop at the station with partial service to the nautical center and maintenance of the service to La Sapinière. (Ehpad).
■ Line R3 : this is the big novelty of the start of the school year, a reinforcement line between Behonne town hall and Rochelle, and vice versa, via the Côte-Sainte-Catherine which operates at school entry and exit times.
■ Line 4 : it has again been extended between the Domaine du Golf and the Bradfer park. “We took advantage of the turnaround to create additional stops”
■ Transportation on demand : the service now additionally operates on Saturdays, along with Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. New breakpoints can be proposed.
■ Fleet : from April 2023, 8 new buses can be working within the city park. Two high-capacity coaches will combine line 1. The faculty bus fleet should be renewed.
■ Attendance : that of 2019 has nonetheless not been discovered. Older folks take the bus much less.
■ Electric bikes for rent : the event of the service continues with the acquisition of 5 extra bicycles. The TUB company manages the bicycle shelters on the station and on the cinema. They work.