10/22/2010 AT 07:37
The special fares, which are now available for booking, have been released to encourage travellers to ditch the plane and experience the comfort and ease of high speed rail travel to the Netherlands and Germany.
With the recent upgrading of Europe's high speed rail network, it has never been easier for passengers to venture further by rail beyond Eurostar's core routes of Paris and Brussels. With a journey time between London and Cologne of just over 4 hours and Amsterdam accessible in around 5 hours, passengers are increasingly discovering the convenience of high speed rail travel to city centres across Europe.
Eurostar International Limited, the high-speed passenger train operator between the UK and mainland Europe, has today announced its plans for a £700 million capital investment in its fleet.
The London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games (LOCOG) today announces that Eurostar has become a tier 3 sponsor of London 2012, the 30th domestic sponsor.
Eurostar, the high-speed passenger train service that links the UK and mainland Europe, announced its annual figures for the year ended 31 December 2009.
On 13th December, Govia, the joint venture between Keolis and the Go-Ahead Group, launched the full high speed rail service, running between London and the county of Kent.
Eurostar, the high-speed passenger service which links the UK and the continent, celebrated 15 years of service, over 100 million travellers and the equivalent mileage of 338 trips to the moon with a multi-media advertising campaign which was designed for maximum customer engagement.
Eurostar, the high-speed provider of carbon neutral journeys between the UK and the continent, today released new research findings on the eve of its fifteenth anniversary which reveal the impact that Eurostar has had on the UK's relationship with the continent.
Short-haul travellers who choose high-speed rail over the plane are already making huge and immediate reductions in their carbon dioxide emissions – simply by switching how they get from A to B.
Eurostar, the high-speed provider of carbon neutral journeys between the UK and the continent, today its 100 millionth traveller, David Kemp (aged 35) from Highgate in London. He was accompanied by his French wife Stéphanie and daughter, Mia (aged 2).
Eurostar, provider of high-speed, carbon neutral rail journeys between the UK and the Continent, will from 11 August scrap its £5 booking fee for all ticket reservations made through its UK-based call centre.
Eurostar, the provider of high-speed, carbon neutral rail journeys between the UK and the Continent, announced that it now offers fares from more than 200 towns and cities across Britain for high-speed rail travel to the continent.