21 MARCH 2016


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Article from BTNews 21 MARCH 2016

Eurostar to southern France

The summer season of through Eurostar trains to southern France starts early this year with the first service on Good Friday (25 March) to Lyon, Avignon and Marseille direct from London. 

This three times per week through routing will operate Monday, Friday and Saturday between until 5 July when a Thursday and Sunday service is added. From 1 September to 1 November it reverts to three times per week.

Departures from London St Pancras are 07:19 (Ashford 07:55) except on Sundays when they are 07:00 and 07.54 respectively.

London to Lyon: 4hrs 41mins

London to Avignon: 5hrs 49mins

London to Marseille: 6hrs 27mins

The returns depart Marseille 15:22, Avignon 15:58, Lyon 17:25 with an additional stop at Lille for immigration purposes.  Arrivals at Ashford are 21:34 and St Pancras 22:12.  All times are local.

Eurostar also has frequent daily services to Brussels and until 9 April ski trains to Moutiers.   www.eurostar.com

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