Eurostar - Articles and news items
Rail industry news / 29 July 2016 /
Eurostar, the high-speed rail service between the UK and mainland Europe, has reported a challenging second quarter (Q2) of 2016, as business demand softened in the run-up to the EU referendum and leisure traffic continued to be impacted by the Brussels terrorist attacks…
Rail industry news / 26 May 2016 /
Eurostar has launched SNAP – a new digital hub offering best value tickets for passengers with travel time flexibility.
Rail industry news / 20 May 2016 /
Eurostar has experienced a challenging first quarter of 2016 following the recent terrorist attacks in Brussels.
Rail industry news / 15 March 2016 /
Eurostar has revealed passenger numbers remained stable for the high-speed UK to mainland Europe rail service during 2015, coinciding with the introduction of the new e320 trains.
Railway Extra / 1 February 2016 /
Next year Ian Hall will notch up a decade of regular travel between London and Brussels on the Eurostar. As the train operator launches revamped trains, he assesses services to and from the political capital of Europe for European Railway Review.
Rail industry news / 14 January 2016 /
A static weighing system (PTW 500-VB2X) which can provide individual wheel weights across the total train has been installed at Hitachi Rail Europe’s new North Pole Depot…
Rail industry news / 28 October 2015 /
Eurostar has reported a 2 percent year-on-year increase in passenger numbers in Q3 2015 with a record 1 million passengers carried during July 2015.
Rail industry news / 21 July 2015 /
Eurostar has revealed 2.8 million customers travelled on services between the UK and the continent in Q2 2015, the highest number recorded in one quarter.
Rail industry news / 13 May 2015 /
The European Commission has today announced conditional approval for the SNCF acquisition of Eurostar.
Rail industry news / 16 April 2015 /
Eurostar, the high-speed passenger rail service between the UK and mainland Europe, reported a resilient performance in the first quarter of 2015…
Rail industry news / 18 February 2015 /
Eurostar, the high-speed rail service between the UK and mainland Europe, has reported continuing growth in passenger numbers and sales revenues in 2014, as the business celebrated its 20th anniversary and unveiled its new e320 trains…
Issue 1 2015 / 13 February 2015 /
Towards the end of 2014, Eurostar unveiled its new e320 train – designed to offer passengers an unprecedented level of style and comfort, as the cross-Channel high-speed operator looks to ambitious growth in its services in the future. European Railway Review was keen to interview Nicolas Petrovic – CEO of Eurostar – to understand more about their plans for the future and the key features of the new trains…