Eurostar runs direct services every day between London, Ashford in Kent and Paris, Brussels, Lille, Disneyland Resort Paris and Calais-Fréthun. Direct seasonal services run from London and Ashford to Avignon in Provence (May-October) and to the French Alps (November-April).
Since services began in 1994 Eurostar Paris has transformed the travel market between London and Paris-Brussels. Eurostar Paris have quickly become the rail/air market leader and doubled the total number of passengers travelling between London and these two cities. Eurostar carries more passengers between London and Paris than all of the airlines put together.
Punctuality & Reliability For the first three months of operation on CTRL, 87% of Eurostar Paris services arrived on time or within 15 minutes of their scheduled arrival time.
Faster Journey Times Eurostar Paris reduced journey times to the Continent significantly with the opening of the first section of the new fast line, the Channel Tunnel Rail Link (CTRL), on 28 September 2003