Networks

TPF provide public transport for approx. 70,000 passengers a day.

As a multimodal company, TPF operate the networks for the conurbations of Fribourg and Bulle, a narrow-gauge and a standard-gauge railway network, a network of regional bus routes, as well as a funicular railway. TPF serve 109 municipalities out of a total 136 municipalities in the canton of Fribourg. In the neighbouring cantons, 14 municipalities in the Vaud region, four in the Bern region and three in the Neuchâtel region also benefit from the TPF service. 

Network statistics

Types of route

Length (km)

Infrastructure (km)

Stopping points

Stations/

halts

Regional

966

0

772

0

Fribourg Conurbation

71

0

147

0

Mobul

19

0

38

0

Rail (VE)

75.25

48.9

23

23

Rail (VN)

152.69

43.8

17

8

Funicular

0.121

0.121

2

2

 

Services provided in 2017

Types of route

Passengers carried

Passengers/km

 (PKM)

Regional

8 454 162

59 465 739

Fribourg Conurbation

17 027 400

32 613 813

Mobul

1 449 609

2 872 311

Rail 

5 332 115

106 383 733

Funicular

163 613

20 615

TOTAL

32 426 899

201 356 210

 

TPF (Transports publics fribourgeois) provide their sponsors with a planning and design service in order to enable them to define an ideal level of service. This planning and design service, provided by transport engineers, consists of drawing up and managing the timetables for the TPF network in the medium and long term. In addition, it offers the best possible solutions for school transport and for events. Lastly, it also explores original solutions in order to meet the transport challenges of the future.