28 February 2017
The great value getaway
Eurostar, the high-speed passenger rail service linking the UK with mainland Europe, is offering Brits the chance to holiday for less with the release of over 50,000 seats on sale for £29 one-way*.
Whether it’s a gastronomic getaway to Paris, a romantic weekend in Bruges or a shopping spree in Antwerp, the hardest decision will be deciding where to go.
The promotion will run for 10 days from 7 – 16 March and passengers will be able to travel from 21 March – 25 May 2017.
Fancy a French escape to Paris, Lille or Calais or a Belgian break to Brussels?
- 30,000 seats released for just £29 one-way* to Paris in Standard class
- 20,000 seats released for only £29 one-way* to Lille, Brussels and Calais or £34.50 one-way* to any Belgian station including Bruges, Ghent and Antwerp in Standard class
Eurostar passengers travelling to Paris, Brussels and Lille can also take advantage of 2 for 1 entry into a range of top museums and galleries including Musée d’Orsay in Paris, Bozar in Brussels, and Le Palais des Beaux-Arts in Lille, all by simply showing their Eurostar tickets.
With quick and convenient check-in, a seamless city-centre to city-centre journey, and a generous baggage allowance, Eurostar is the ideal way to travel to mainland Europe. Passengers travelling on the new e320 train can sit back and unwind in more spacious surroundings and enjoy free wi-fi and over 300 hours of entertainment – all streamed straight to their phone, tablet or laptop.
For more information or to book Eurostar tickets visit www.eurostar.com or call the Eurostar contact centre on 03432 186 186.-ENDS-Notes to EditorsTerms and Conditions
- *Fare is from £29 one-way based on a return journey of £58 in Standard class from London St Pancras International, Ebbsfleet International or Ashford International to Paris Gare du Nord, Lille Europe, Calais Fréthun or Brussels-Midi and from £34.50 one-way based on a return journey of £69 in Standard class valid from London St Pancras International, Ebbsfleet International or Ashford International to any Belgian Station, subject to availability.
- There are 15,000 seats available at £29 one-way from London to Paris and 15,000 seats available at £29 one-way from Paris to London. There are 10,000 seats available at £29 one-way from London to Brussels, Lille, Calais and 10,000 seats at £29 one-way from Brussels, Lille, Calais to London. There are 10,000 seats available at £34.50 one-way from London to any Belgian Station and 10,000 seats available at £34.50 one-way from any Belgian Station to London.
- Fare must be booked at least 14 days in advance and is combinable with the Eurostar public fares range.
- Valid for bookings made from 07.03.2017 to 16.03.2017 inclusive for travel from 21.03.2017 to 25.05.2017 inclusive, excluding the following dates: 31.03.2017 to 17.04.2017 inclusive.
- Fare is subject to availability.
- Tickets are exchangeable before departure of each leg by paying the difference in price with the next available fare on the day of exchange plus a fixed fee of £30 per person per segment, on the same journey within the booking horizon.
- Tickets are non-refundable.
- This fare cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer or promotion. Max 9 people per booking.
- A £3 fee applies to all credit card bookings.
- Fare is available at any Eurostar point of sale including eurostar.com
- Eurostar International Limited Conditions of Carriage apply to travel on Eurostar trains. Copies are available from points of sale or at eurostar.com.
- Eurostar is the high-speed train service linking St Pancras International, Ebbsfleet International, Ashford International, Paris, Brussels, Lille, Calais, Disneyland Resort Paris, Avignon and the French Alps.
- Eurostar was established in 1994 as a partnership between three railway companies: SNCF, SNCB and LCR (London and Continental Railways). On 1 September 2010, Eurostar became a single, unified corporate entity owned by three shareholders: SNCF, SNCB and LCR. LCR’s holding was transferred to the Treasury in 2014, and sold by the UK government to a consortium comprising Caisse de Depot et Placement du Quebec (CDPQ) and Hermes Infrastructure on 28th May 2015.
- Eurostar is a founder member of Railteam, a partnership between Europe’s leading high-speed train operators that is developing simpler ways to book and travel on the fast-expanding, European high-speed rail network.
- Eurostar and Eurotunnel are entirely separate companies. Eurostar operates high-speed passenger trains, while Eurotunnel operates vehicle shuttle services and the Channel Tunnel itself. Eurostar is Eurotunnel’s biggest customer.