Keep your eye on the big guns NOP you should really bookmark them if traveling to Europe. Watch The Direction des Services de la Navigation DSNA blog in charge of communications. They will update with whose working on strike days This site Flightradar.com gives you a good picture of flight delays - for your airport
Possible general and national strike Thursday 19 April, 2018
National Strike of Civil Servants Tuesday 22 May, 2018
Air France Strike
More meetings planned Monday 16 April, 2018
Update:-16 April, 2018 70% of flights to leave tomorrow.
Update:-6 April, 2018 More strike dates for you, 17, 18, 23 and 24 April.
Update:-1 April, 2018 Two more strike dates added Saturday, Sunday 10 and 11th of April.
Update:-29 March, 2018 Strike is on for tomorrow. 80% of Air France long hauls cancelled a quarter of all flights will be cancelled. Call your airport before you leave.
Update:-26 March, 2018 Air France strike, pilot's, flight attendants and ground workers announce two more strike dates. Workers looking for a 6% wage company offering 1%. More strike action likely.
Tuesday 3 April and Saturday 7th April. 2018.
Update:-15 March, 2018 Announced today ANOTHER strike is planned for Friday, March 30th, Easter Week-end.
No, 23rd is not cancelled.
Update:-March 9, Air France pilot's have given notice for strike action Friday, 23 March, 2018 along with ground crews. Here we go again your flight will be delayed, cancelled or brought forward. This plus the atc strike the day before means it will be a good time to cut your losses and cancel. Perhaps bring your flight forward to Monday 19th or the following one. Air France will be in contact with you.
Attention unions threaten more strike action in the near future. Unions will meet up again on Monday, March 5, 2018. Pilot union SNPL meet March 14th.
(Can you change airline? Stay away from any subsidiary of Air France or KLM and of course Ryanair)
Update:-Thursday 22 February, 2018 Shame reports today in the news state that some employees got pepper sprayed by police outside a CDG terminal, perhaps you saw and heard them. As you know 28% of workers reported for strike action. Union state it was more. 50% of long hauls cancelled, 25% of medium hauls and 15% of short hauls cancelled. News reports state airports are running smoothly. Luckily the weather co-operated. Chaos was cut to a minimum by Air France website, although passengers did gripe about being left hanging on the phone. As for tomorrow, so far 68 Air France flights have been cancelled.
Update:-Wednesday, 21 February, 2018 Hotels getting booked up. Half of long-hauls from Paris cancelled. Expect more strike dates to be announced. Subsidiary Joon flights will also be effected.
Update:-20 February, 2018 Air France passengers will be effected by this Air France industrial action. Meetings were fruitless. Stay in contact with Air France before you go to the airport.
Update:-Monday 19 February, 2018 Meeting to take place this morning. Waiting in trepidation.
Air France strike is on the books for Thursday 22, February 2018. Workers extremely unhappy with recent wage offer by management - 1%. Unions looking for 6%. This strike will involve, 10 unions, pilots, flight attendants and ground crews.
Air France will release financials 16 February, 2018.
We will update closer to the date.
If no deal is made, travelers departing Wednesday, 21st afternoon/evening and Friday morning you will also likely be effected.
Perhaps all parties will see sense.
French Polynesia strike see Tahiti below
Free parking on the streets of Nice 19 April, 2018
New French National Rail Strike
Link you might find useful LCI.fr live
CFDT union had planned a railway strike 14 March, 2018. Strike cancelled. Union members will meet 15 March to decide what to do. (What is the chances this strike will be rescheduled 21, 22nd?)
Update:-See above for 22nd!
SNCF rolling strikes will start Tuesday, April 3, 22018. Two days out of every five till 28 June 2018. Railway 80 years old, unions trying to break President Macron. More news to come. Will all these be effected? TGV, Intercites, TER, Transilen, Ouigo, Eurostar, Thalys, TGV and Lyria!
SNCF Strike Dates:-
April:-3, 4, 8, 9, 13, 14, 18, 19, 23, 24, 28, 29
May:-3, 4, 8, 9, 13, 14, 18, 19, 23, 24, 28, 29
June:-2, 3, 7, 8, 12, 13,1 7, 18, 22, 23, 27 and 28
likely strike to be extended
Friday 13 April, 2018 SNCF operated bus station Paris - Bercy. Only has 6 bays. Longer to get to your destination and more expensive. Rail passengers, 12,000 of them pour into Paris-Bercy bus station to catch one of the 140 buses of the day. Other bus companies Flixbus, Ouibus and Easyline loving the windfall, windfalls!
Rental cars hard to find as with hotel rooms.