Eurostar reports a strong performance in quarter 1 2017
- Category: Rail
- Published: Wednesday, 10 May 2017 09:30
Eurostar, the high-speed rail service between the UK and mainland Europe, today reported a positive first quarter in 2017. Sales revenues were up 15% year-on-year (£232 million 2017: £201 million 2016) underpinned by a strong performance in the business travel and overseas markets. Passenger numbers for the period were up by 2% (2.27m 2017: 2.23m 2016).