Direct Rail

Eurostar Train Ticket Reservations

On this page you will find all the information you need to book a Eurostar ticket.

Using our fare search you can check live timetables and book a Eurostar train ticket from London St Pancras, Ebbsfleet and Ashford to France and Belgium.

Eurostar Train tickets to Brussels are valid for onward travel to and from any Belgian station at no extra cost. For more information simply select your preferred Eurostar route from the menus, number of passengers and hit search.


Eurostar is the high speed rail service linking the UK to France and Belgium via the Channel Tunnel.

Eurostar is the high speed rail service linking the UK to France and Belgium via the Channel Tunnel. Eurostar runs up to 14 services to Paris and nine to Brussels daily. In addition, up to nine trains stop at Lille in northern France, and up to four services stop at Calais Frethun en route. Also, 14 trains call daily at the terminals at Ebbsfleet and Ashford International, which serves as the principal passenger gateway from Kent via the channel tunnel to the continent.

Eurostar trains depart frequently, making it possible to leave London, Ebbsfleet, or Ashford in the morning, lunch, sight-see and shop in Paris, Brussels, Lille or Calais then return to the UK the same day. Eurostar Trains arrive and depart from city central locations leaving you free from lengthy transfers from airport terminals. With Eurostar there are also direct daily services from London St Pancras and Kent stations to the gates of Disneyland Resort Paris and, during the winter holiday season, Eurostar operates two services every week from St Pancras and Ebbsfleet to Moutiers and Bourg St Maurice in the French Alps as well as a direct service to Avignon in Provence weekly during the summer.

Eurostar Journey Times

Destination London St Pancras Ebbsfleet
Trains to Paris 2h 35 min 1hr 55 min
Trains to Brussels 2h 20 min 1 h 40 min
Trains to Lille 1h 40 min 0h 57 min
Disneyland Resort 2h 50 min 2h 00 min
Trains to Calais 1h 20 min 0h 30 min
Trains to Avignon 6h 10 min 5h 20 min
Trains to Bourg St Maurice 7h 40 min 7h 00 min
Trains to Moutiers 7h 00 min 6h 30 min

Please note: these are 'fastest' journey times

Eurostar train alternatives

Eurotunnel (Vehicle and passenger train)

Take your car through the Channel Tunnel from Folkestone to Calais with Eurotunnel. Crossing duration is from 35 minutes and there are up to 53 channel crossings daily.

Ferry Tickets

Travel from Dover to France with P&O Ferries, DFDS Seaways and MyFerryLink. Crossing durations are from 75 minutes and there are up to 60 crossings daily.

Eurostar train facilities and classes

Eurostar Standard Class Seats

Designated seat in an air-conditioned carriage

Refreshments available from the bar-buffets

Trolley service on selected routes

Eurostar First Class Seats

Comppmentary three course meal with wine

Wide recpning seats

Selection of newspapers and magazines

Other facilities include

Air conditioning

Bar-buffet car

Designated child areas

Baby changing and bottle warming facipties

Telephone kiosks

Disabled person toilets

Toilets are located at the end of each carriage