Rome's Metro B to close for works on 27 November.
A 24-hour strike by Rome’s public transport company ATAC is scheduled from 08.30-17.00 and from 20.00 until end of service on Friday 25 November, affecting buses, trams, metro and light rail services Roma-Lido, Roma-Viterbo and Termini-Centocelle.
A four-hour strike by Roma TPL, the capital’s suburban bus company, is also programmed on 25 November, from 08.30-12.30.
Employees of state railway Ferrovie dello Stato are also going on strike, causing disruption to some services on 25 November. However the strike will not affect the long-distance Frecce routes or Rome’s Leonardo Express between Termini station and Fiumicino airport.
Separately, Rome's Metro B and B1 lines will be closed for maintenance all day on Sunday 27 November, with substitute buses in operation.
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