The Eurostar is a passenger train service which connects Britain to mainland Europe. It is a high speed line that means that passengers can from London to Paris in just over 2hrs, with trains travelling at 186mph.
It has become increasingly popular year-on-year with over 9 million passengers travelling on the line in 2010. There is no easier or quicker way to get over to mainland Europe and prices are extremely competitive compared with flights and ferries.
Trains do not just run on the Eurostar to France, connections now run from all over Britain to various destinations in France, Belgium and the Netherlands.
Starting from London, you can travel to Paris from just £69 return on selected dates in September. This train takes just 2 hours 15 minutes.
You can also travel from London to Brussels for just £69 return, and this journey takes just 1 hour 51 minutes.
If you are booking a holiday at Disneyland Paris, you can now get a direct Eurostar train from London St Pancras station. You can get a return train journey from a little as £89 if you are flexible on which times you travel. These trains take around 3 hours.
As you can see the fast connection times and cheap fares make the Eurostar to France and ideal way to travel.
If you have a business meeting you could travel there and back in a single day, and could be working on your laptop as you travel! It is no wonder that the Eurostar continues to rise in popularity.