Article image
Spanish rail reveals plans for high-speed London to Paris link
State operator Renfe says Channel tunnel service competing with Eurostar can be ‘viable and profitable’

Sam Jones in Madrid

27, Oct, 2021 @11:43 AM

Article image
Ski trains to resume between London and the French Alps
Service starting in December will be a charter train only available to those booking holidays through one French operator

Nicky Gardner

17, Sep, 2021 @11:26 AM

Article image
‘Great to be back’: tears in London as quarantine-free travel from France resumes
First Eurostar train arrives at St Pancras on Sunday morning since Covid restrictions were lifted

Ben Quinn

08, Aug, 2021 @2:59 PM

Article image
Travellers in rush for short breaks as England restrictions are eased
Eurostar and easyJet report surge in ticket sales while package holiday operators anticipate bumper weekend

Rob Davies

05, Aug, 2021 @5:19 PM

Article image
Amber light for travel to France has Britons rushing to book holidays
Tour operators report spike in interest in last-minute breaks across the Channel, with availability running low in some places

Jane Dunford

05, Aug, 2021 @1:25 PM

Article image
The dream ticket: sleeper trains could soon run from London to Europe’s cities
An ambitious plan to take overnight services through the Channel tunnel reflects a growing interest in sustainable travel

Daniel Boffey in Brussels

11, Apr, 2021 @7:26 AM

Article image
France says Eurostar will get French and UK aid to ensure its future
French transport minister says he is working with UK to keep firm going amid fall in passengers

Gwyn Topham

21, Jan, 2021 @7:08 PM

Article image
Eurostar warns of 'risk to survival' without government help
The cross-Channel train service has seen a 95% fall in passengers during the Covid-19 pandemic

Zoe Wood

17, Jan, 2021 @6:19 PM

Article image
Eurostar urged to tell customers they are entitled to refunds for cancelled trips
Rail regulator intervenes after several buyers claim they were offered e-vouchers instead

Miles Brignall

23, Dec, 2020 @2:58 PM

Article image
The Treasury must release more money – and relinquish more control
Sunak’s plan to pinch pennies in a pandemic is unwise. But the bigger problem is the centralisation of his spending projects

29, Nov, 2020 @7:00 AM

Article image
Eurostar calls on UK for urgent support as it fights for survival
Rail operator appeals to Rishi Sunak with passenger numbers less than 1% of pre-Covid levels

Gwyn Topham

25, Nov, 2020 @5:29 PM

Article image
Neither Eurostar nor insurers will refund me for cancelled trip
My journey was cancelled due to Covid restrictions but Lloyds bank and Axa won’t pay up

Miles Brignall

26, Oct, 2020 @7:00 AM

1 / 30 pages