Over 142,000 passengers are booked to travel on Eurostar over the August bank holiday weekend – an 8% rise year on yearEurostar is set for a busy August bank holiday weekend as over 142,000 passengers are expected to travel with the high-speed rail operator – an 8% rise in passenger numbers compared to the equivalent period in 2016*.
Heathrow Express receives best ever ‘overall satisfaction’ score of 97%– unbeaten across UK Heathrow Express is the UK’s joint top performer in the latest National Rail Passenger Survey, achieving its best ever ‘overall satisfaction’ score of 97%. The score is the train operator’s best ever.
The National Rail Passenger Survey gathers the opinions of UK train passengers twice a year, and Heathrow Express has also outperformed other train companies in London and the South East, where the average ‘overall satisfaction’ score was 82%.
Eurostar tickets for winter services to the French Alps on sale from 19th July Skiers and snowboarders seeking effortless travel to the slopes can book their winter escape with Eurostar, as tickets go on sale for high-speed travel from London St Pancras and Ashford International to the heart of the French Alps on 19th July 2017.
Up to 30% off Eurostar Standard Premier fares Eurostar, the high-speed passenger rail service linking the UK with mainland Europe, is offering great value fares for Standard Premier travel throughout the year, so travellers can enjoy a little luxury for up to 30% less. Tickets are available from just £58.50 each way, for purchase between 6th and 17th July 2017.
Heathrow, Transport for London (TfL) and the Department for Transport have agreed a commitment to boost integrated rail connectivity to the airport, including the addition of two new Elizabeth line trains per hour serving Terminal 5 from December 2019.